As Brandon goes, so go the Hawks?

Luke Winn explores the importance of individuals to teams in a column today. I was surprised to find Brandon Rush in his list at #6. I think the miserable performance at UT probably hurts him the most, but it's still an interesting exercise. Check it out.

All-Bellwether Team Which players' scoring averages differed the most between wins and losses? Rk. Player Team Conf. Rec. Avg. in wins Avg in Ls Diff. 1 Richard Roby Colorado (9-7) 23.7 13.1 10.6 2 Steve Novak Marquette (10-6) 23.9 14.5 9.4 3 Paul Davis Michigan State (7-8) 20.4 11.6 8.8 4 Devan Downey Cincy (8-8) 13.5 5.3 8.2 5 Chris Lofton Tennessee (12-4) 19.9 12.8 7.1 6 Patrick O'Bryant Bradley (13-8) 15.6 8.6 7.0 7 Brandon Rush Kansas (13-3) 16.4 9.7 6.7 8 Dee Brown Illinois (11-5) 17.2 10.8 6.4 9 Adam Haluska Iowa (11-5) 15.8 10.2 5.6 10 Cameron Bennerman N.C. State (10-5) 17.6 12.0 5.6

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