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Dia, Williams Guide SMU among C-USA Leaders
Kyle Hoops Editor

It's time to take a break away from the current Conference USA standings and from the heated rivalries among these teams. With the season just a bit more than halfway complete, SMU is in the middle of the pack, and getting ready to hopefully make a move into the top tier of teams. But with that said, it's time to take a look at how SMU's statistical leaders rank among their fellow rivals in C-USA.

Points per Game

Leader - Aubrey Coleman, Houston: 25.6 PPG, 487 total points

7.Derek Williams: 16.8 PPG, 302 total points

T23. Papa Dia: 11.6 PPG, 208 total points

39. Mouhammad Faye: 11.5 PPG, 172 total points

T52: Paul McCoy: 8.2 PPG, 147 total points

Rebounds per Game

Leader – Elijah Millsap, UAB: 9.5 RPG, 180 total rebounds

7. Papa Dia: 8.1 RPG, 145 total rebounds

T24. Mouhammad Faye: 5.9 RPG, 88 total rebounds

44. Paul McCoy: 3.8 RPG, 68 total rebounds

47.Frank Otis: 4.1 RPG, 65 total rebounds

Assists per Game

Leader – Brock Young, East Carolina: 6.0 APG, 120 total assists

11. Derek Williams: 3.4 APG, 61 total assists

T17. Paul McCoy: 2.7 APG, 48 total assists

T43: Papa Dia: 1.2 APG, 21 total assists

Field Goal Shooting

Leader – Darrius Morrow, East Carolina: 58.9 %

5. Papa Dia: 55.9 %

22. Derek Williams: 46.8%

38. Mouhammad Faye: 42.2 %

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