Men's Basketball

A look at the NCAA East Regional

1. Pittsburgh (28-4)

Nickname: Panthers | Coach: Jamie Dixon

Conference: Big East | Last 10: 8-2

Top scorers: Sam Young 18.7; DeJuan Blair 15.6; Levance Fields 10.7; Jermaine Dixon 9.0

Top rebounders: Blair 12.2; Young 6.1

16. East Tennessee st. (23-10)

Nickname: Buccaneers | Coach: Murry Bartow

Conference: x-Atlantic Sun | Last 10: 5-5

Top scorers: Kevin Tiggs 21.5; Courtney Pigram 17.6; Mike Smith 15.5

Top rebounders: Smith 7.7; Tiggs 4.8

8. Oklahoma State (22-11)

Nickname: Cowboys | Coach: Travis Ford

Conference: Big 12 | Last 10: 7-3

Top scorers: James Anderson 18.6; Byron Eaton 14.1; Terrel Harris 13.8; Obi Muonelo 12.6

Top rebounders: Muonelo 7.3; Marshall Moses 5.9

9. Tennessee (21-12)

Nickname: Volunteers | Coach: Bruce Pearl

Conference: Southeastern | Last 10: 6-4

Top scorers: Tyler Smith 17.2; Wayne Chism 13.8; J.P. Prince 10.1; Scotty Hopson 9.2

Top rebounders: Chism 8.1; Smith 5.9

5. Florida State (25-9)

Nickname: Seminoles | Coach: Leonard Hamilton

Conference: Atlantic Coast | Last 10: 6-4

Top scorers: Toney Douglas 21.1; Uche Echefu 8.6; Solomon Alabi 8.5; Derwin Kitchen 8.3

Top rebounders: Alabi 5.7; Echefu 5.4

12. Wisconsin (19-12)

Nickname: Badgers | Coach: Bo Ryan

Conference: Big Ten | Last 10: 7-3

Top scorers: Marcus Landry 12.6; Trevon Hughes 12.0; Jason Bohannon 10.3; Jon Leuer 9.3

Top rebounders: Joe Krabbenhoft 6.8; Landry 4.5

4. Xavier (25-7)

Nickname: Musketeers | Coach: Sean Miller

Conference: Atlantic 10 | Last 10: 5-5

Top scorers: B.J. Raymond 14.1; Derrick Brown 13.8; C.J. Anderson 10.0

Top rebounders: Brown 6.1; Jason Love 5.9

13. Portland State (23-9)

Nickname: Vikings | Coach: Ken Bone

Conference: x-Big Sky | Last 10: 8-2

Top scorers: Jeremiah Dominguez 12.9; Dominic Waters 11.5; Phil Nelson 11.2; Andre Murray 11.0.

Top rebounders: Jamie Jones 5.3

6. UCLA 25-8

Nickname: Bruins | Coach: Ben Howland

Conference: Pacific-10 | Last 10: 5-5

Top scorers: Darren Collison 14.5; Josh Shipp 14.4; Alfred Aboya 9.8; Jrue Holiday 9.3

Top rebounders: Aboya 6.2; Nikola Dragovic 4.0

11. Va. Commonwealth (24-9)

Nickname: Rams | Coach: Anthony Grant

Conference: x-Colonial Athletic | Last 10: 8-2

Top scorers: Eric Maynor 22.4; Larry Sanders 11.3; Joey Rodriguez 9.4

Top rebounder: Sanders 8.5 Top assists: Maynor 6.2

3. Villanova (26-7)

Nickname: Wildcats | Coach: Jay Wright

Conference: Big East | Last 10: 7-3

Top scorers: Dante Cunningham 16.0; Scottie Reynolds 15.5; Corey Fisher 10.8; Corey Stokes 9.7

Top rebounder: Cunningham 7.2

14. American (24-7)

Nickname: Eagle | Coach: Jeff Jones

Conference: x-Patriot League | Last 10: 10-0

Top scorers: Garrison Carr 17.8; Brian Gilmore 12.4; Derrick Mercer 11.5

Top rebounders: Gilmore 5.4; Jordan Nichols 5.2

7. Texas (22-11)

Nickname: Longhorns | Coach: Rick Barnes

Conference: Big 12 | Last 10: 6-4

Top scorers: A.J. Abrams 16.3; Damion James 15.4; Gary Johnson 10.5; Dexter Pittman 10.0

Top rebounders: James 9.2; Johnson 5.4

10. Minnesota (22-10)

Nickname: Golden Gophers | Coach: Tubby Smith

Conference: Big Ten | Last 10: 4-6

Top scorers: Lawrence Westbrook 12.4; Damian Johnson 9.7; Al Nolen 6.6; Blake Hoffarber 6.5

Top rebounders: Paul Carter 4.4

2. Duke (28-6)

Nickname: Blue Devils | Coach: Mike Krzyzewski

Conference: x-Atlantic Coast | Last 10: 8-2

Top scorers: Kyle Singler 16.7; Gerald Henderson 16.6; Jon Scheyer 15.3

Top rebounders: Singler 7.7; Henderson 4.8

15. Binghamton (23-8)

Nickname: Bearcats | Coach: Kevin Broadus

Conference: x-America East | Last 10: 10-0

Top scorers: D.J. Rivera 20.0; Malik Alvin 11.7; Emanual Mayben 11.5; Reggie Fuller 10.2

Top rebounders: Fuller 7.1; Rivera 6.5

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