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1997-98 Big 12 Conference Leaders

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Record: 206-158, .566 W-L% (7th of 30) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 7.17 (6th of 30) ▪ SOS: 5.11 (6th of 30)

Regular Season Champion: Kansas
Tournament Champion: Kansas

NCAA Tournament: 4 (Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Kansas)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played
Games
1. Eric Chenowith-KS 39
  Ryan Robertson-KS 39
  Kenny Gregory-KS 39
  Nick Bradford-KS 39
5. Paul Pierce-KS 38
  C.B. McGrath-KS 38
7. Billy Thomas-KS 36
8. Renzi Stone-OK 33
  Robert Allison-OK 33
  Michael Johnson-OK 33
  Corey Brewer-OK 33
12. Dibi Ray-MO 32
  Cookie Belcher-NE 32
  Andy Markowski-NE 32
  Kelly Thames-MO 32
  Evan Wiley-OK 32
  Troy Piatkowski-NE 32
  Tryon Lee-MO 32
  Chad Johnson-NE 32
  John Woods-MO 32
  Venson Hamilton-NE 32
  Ryan Humphrey-OK 32
  Tyronn Lue-NE 32
Field Goals
1. Paul Pierce-KS 287
2. Tyronn Lue-NE 240
3. Raef LaFrentz-KS 232
4. Corey Brewer-OK 214
5. Cory Carr-TXTECH 209
6. Brian Skinner-BAY 192
7. Shanne Jones-TXAM 189
8. Billy Thomas-KS 181
9. Brett Robisch-OKST 179
10. Marcus Fizer-IAST 173
11. Adrian Peterson-OKST 168
12. Kris Clack-TX 164
13. Desmond Mason-OKST 157
14. Manny Dies-KSST 156
15. Kelly Thames-MO 153
16. Chris Mihm-TX 148
17. Venson Hamilton-NE 139
18. John Woods-MO 138
19. Cookie Belcher-NE 135
20. Luke Axtell-TX 131
Field Goal Attempts
1. Paul Pierce-KS 559
2. Tyronn Lue-NE 547
3. Corey Brewer-OK 499
4. Cory Carr-TXTECH 494
5. Raef LaFrentz-KS 423
6. Billy Thomas-KS 387
7. Shanne Jones-TXAM 375
8. Marcus Fizer-IAST 365
9. Adrian Peterson-OKST 364
10. Kris Clack-TX 361
11. Brett Robisch-OKST 358
12. Kelly Thames-MO 347
  Brian Skinner-BAY 347
14. John Woods-MO 329
15. Kenny Price-CO 312
16. Rayford Young-TXTECH 311
17. Luke Axtell-TX 306
18. Cookie Belcher-NE 305
19. Desmond Mason-OKST 299
20. Joe Adkins-OKST 294
Field Goal Percentage
1. Brian Skinner-BAY .553
2. Raef LaFrentz-KS .548
3. Manny Dies-KSST .547
4. Desmond Mason-OKST .525
5. Paul Pierce-KS .513
6. Shanne Jones-TXAM .504
7. Brett Robisch-OKST .500
8. Marcus Fizer-IAST .474
9. Billy Thomas-KS .468
10. Adrian Peterson-OKST .462
11. Kris Clack-TX .454
12. Tyronn Lue-NE .439
13. Corey Brewer-OK .429
14. Cory Carr-TXTECH .423
2-Point Field Goals
1. Paul Pierce-KS 247
2. Raef LaFrentz-KS 224
3. Brian Skinner-BAY 192
4. Shanne Jones-TXAM 188
5. Brett Robisch-OKST 175
6. Marcus Fizer-IAST 173
7. Tyronn Lue-NE 162
8. Manny Dies-KSST 156
9. Chris Mihm-TX 146
10. Cory Carr-TXTECH 142
  Corey Brewer-OK 142
12. Venson Hamilton-NE 139
  Kelly Thames-MO 139
14. Desmond Mason-OKST 135
15. Evan Wiley-OK 124
16. Adrian Peterson-OKST 123
17. Larry Florence-NE 114
18. Kris Clack-TX 113
19. Klay Edwards-IAST 112
20. Ronnie DeGray-CO 111
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Paul Pierce-KS 441
2. Raef LaFrentz-KS 406
3. Shanne Jones-TXAM 371
4. Marcus Fizer-IAST 363
5. Brian Skinner-BAY 347
6. Brett Robisch-OKST 345
7. Tyronn Lue-NE 338
8. Corey Brewer-OK 307
9. Kelly Thames-MO 306
10. Cory Carr-TXTECH 296
11. Manny Dies-KSST 285
12. Chris Mihm-TX 277
13. Venson Hamilton-NE 269
14. Ronnie DeGray-CO 259
15. Larry Florence-NE 254
16. Nnadubem Muoneke-TX 234
17. Eduardo Najera-OK 231
18. Desmond Mason-OKST 230
19. Charlie Melvin-CO 228
20. Ryan Humphrey-OK 227
  Adrian Peterson-OKST 227
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Evan Wiley-OK .596
2. Cliff Owens-TXTECH .592
3. Desmond Mason-OKST .587
4. Paul Shirley-IAST .582
5. Klay Edwards-IAST .566
6. Paul Pierce-KS .560
7. Brian Skinner-BAY .553
8. Kenny Gregory-KS .553
9. Raef LaFrentz-KS .552
10. Kris Clack-TX .551
11. Larry Thompson-TXAM .549
12. Manny Dies-KSST .547
13. Adrian Peterson-OKST .542
14. Chris Mihm-TX .527
15. Cookie Belcher-NE .522
16. Venson Hamilton-NE .517
17. Brett Robisch-OKST .507
18. Shanne Jones-TXAM .507
19. Tryon Lee-MO .497
20. Shawn Rhodes-KSST .495
3-Point Field Goals
1. Billy Thomas-KS 105
2. Kenny Price-CO 90
3. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 84
4. Tyronn Lue-NE 78
5. Corey Brewer-OK 72
6. Luke Axtell-TX 68
7. Cory Carr-TXTECH 67
8. John Woods-MO 66
  Roddrick Miller-BAY 66
10. Jerry Curry-IAST 60
11. Kris Clack-TX 51
12. Ryan Robertson-KS 50
  Joe Adkins-OKST 50
14. Rayford Young-TXTECH 46
  Patrick Hunter-BAY 46
16. Adrian Peterson-OKST 45
17. Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 44
18. Brandy Perryman-TX 42
  Tryon Lee-MO 42
20. Paul Pierce-KS 40
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Billy Thomas-KS 262
2. Kenny Price-CO 214
3. Tyronn Lue-NE 209
4. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 201
5. Cory Carr-TXTECH 198
6. Corey Brewer-OK 192
7. Luke Axtell-TX 173
8. John Woods-MO 171
9. Jerry Curry-IAST 165
10. Roddrick Miller-BAY 164
11. Kris Clack-TX 156
12. Joe Adkins-OKST 153
13. Patrick Hunter-BAY 143
14. Adrian Peterson-OKST 137
15. Brandy Perryman-TX 126
16. Tryon Lee-MO 119
17. Paul Pierce-KS 118
18. Rayford Young-TXTECH 117
19. Ryan Robertson-KS 116
  Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 116
3-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Kenny Price-CO .421
2. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH .418
3. Roddrick Miller-BAY .402
4. Billy Thomas-KS .401
Free Throws
1. Corey Brewer-OK 186
2. Paul Pierce-KS 163
3. Kelly Thames-MO 155
4. Cory Carr-TXTECH 143
5. Adrian Peterson-OKST 131
6. Brian Skinner-BAY 123
7. Raef LaFrentz-KS 121
8. Tyronn Lue-NE 120
9. Rayford Young-TXTECH 113
10. Shanne Jones-TXAM 108
11. Kris Clack-TX 105
12. Ronnie DeGray-CO 104
13. Marcus Fizer-IAST 101
14. Manny Dies-KSST 96
15. Evan Wiley-OK 93
16. Paul Shirley-IAST 88
17. Desmond Mason-OKST 86
  Brett Robisch-OKST 86
  Chris Mihm-TX 86
20. Venson Hamilton-NE 80
Free Throw Attempts
1. Corey Brewer-OK 233
2. Paul Pierce-KS 221
3. Brian Skinner-BAY 208
4. Kelly Thames-MO 198
5. Shanne Jones-TXAM 185
6. Cory Carr-TXTECH 166
7. Marcus Fizer-IAST 164
  Raef LaFrentz-KS 164
  Adrian Peterson-OKST 164
10. Evan Wiley-OK 152
11. Tyronn Lue-NE 145
  Ronnie DeGray-CO 145
13. Venson Hamilton-NE 144
  Kris Clack-TX 144
15. Manny Dies-KSST 139
16. Rayford Young-TXTECH 134
17. Ryan Humphrey-OK 133
  Chris Mihm-TX 133
19. Desmond Mason-OKST 126
20. Nnadubem Muoneke-TX 123
  Paul Shirley-IAST 123
  Monte Hardge-MO 123
Free Throw Percentage
1. Cory Carr-TXTECH .861
2. Rayford Young-TXTECH .843
3. Tyronn Lue-NE .828
4. Adrian Peterson-OKST .799
5. Corey Brewer-OK .798
6. Kelly Thames-MO .783
7. Brett Robisch-OKST .782
8. Raef LaFrentz-KS .738
9. Paul Pierce-KS .738
10. Patrick Hunter-BAY .737
11. Kris Clack-TX .729
12. Ronnie DeGray-CO .717
13. Paul Shirley-IAST .715
14. Manny Dies-KSST .691
15. Desmond Mason-OKST .682
16. Charlie Melvin-CO .664
17. Chris Mihm-TX .647
18. Marcus Fizer-IAST .616
19. Evan Wiley-OK .612
20. Brian Skinner-BAY .591
Total Rebounds
1. Raef LaFrentz-KS 342
2. Venson Hamilton-NE 315
3. Brian Skinner-BAY 265
4. Paul Pierce-KS 253
5. Chris Mihm-TX 248
6. Brett Robisch-OKST 238
7. Klay Edwards-IAST 231
8. Desmond Mason-OKST 223
9. Andy Markowski-NE 212
10. Ryan Humphrey-OK 209
11. Charlie Melvin-CO 206
12. Marcus Fizer-IAST 202
13. Ronnie DeGray-CO 201
14. Cliff Owens-TXTECH 200
15. Manny Dies-KSST 197
16. Kelly Thames-MO 193
  Adrian Peterson-OKST 193
18. Eric Chenowith-KS 191
19. Corey Brewer-OK 186
20. Kris Clack-TX 183
Assists
1. Ryan Robertson-KS 248
2. Doug Gottlieb-OKST 201
3. Tyronn Lue-NE 152
4. Michael Johnson-OK 141
5. Brian Barone-TXAM 125
6. Cookie Belcher-NE 124
7. Steve Houston-TXAM 119
8. Rayford Young-TXTECH 116
9. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 113
10. Corey Brewer-OK 107
11. Patrick Hunter-BAY 106
12. Billy Thomas-KS 101
13. Howard Frier-CO 100
14. Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 99
  Joe Adkins-OKST 99
16. Paul Pierce-KS 98
17. Roddrick Miller-BAY 97
18. Marlon Hughes-CO 96
19. Kris Clack-TX 90
20. Lee Love-IAST 84
Steals
1. Cookie Belcher-NE 75
2. Steve Houston-TXAM 67
3. Tyronn Lue-NE 63
4. Brian Barone-TXAM 61
5. Billy Thomas-KS 60
6. Kris Clack-TX 55
  Ryan Robertson-KS 55
8. Michael Johnson-OK 54
  Joe Adkins-OKST 54
  Corey Brewer-OK 54
11. Venson Hamilton-NE 53
12. Desmond Mason-OKST 51
13. Rayford Young-TXTECH 46
14. Brian Grawer-MO 45
15. Andy Markowski-NE 44
  Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 44
17. Jeff Hafer-MO 42
  Paul Pierce-KS 42
19. Doug Gottlieb-OKST 41
20. Brian Skinner-BAY 38
Blocks
1. Brian Skinner-BAY 98
2. Chris Mihm-TX 90
3. Venson Hamilton-NE 66
4. Eric Chenowith-KS 62
5. Ryan Humphrey-OK 58
6. Manny Dies-KSST 49
7. Raef LaFrentz-KS 45
8. Paul Pierce-KS 43
9. Ronnie DeGray-CO 40
10. Shawn Rhodes-KSST 38
11. Monte Hardge-MO 34
12. Charlie Melvin-CO 33
13. Calvin Davis-TXAM 30
14. Marcus Fizer-IAST 27
  Lester Earl-KS 27
16. Ross Carmichael-TXTECH 26
  Ira Clark-TX 26
18. Klay Edwards-IAST 24
19. Kris Clack-TX 23
20. Eduardo Najera-OK 20
Points
1. Paul Pierce-KS 777
2. Corey Brewer-OK 686
3. Tyronn Lue-NE 678
4. Cory Carr-TXTECH 628
5. Raef LaFrentz-KS 593
6. Adrian Peterson-OKST 512
7. Brian Skinner-BAY 507
8. Billy Thomas-KS 489
9. Shanne Jones-TXAM 487
10. Kris Clack-TX 484
11. Kelly Thames-MO 475
12. Brett Robisch-OKST 448
13. Marcus Fizer-IAST 447
14. Desmond Mason-OKST 422
15. Rayford Young-TXTECH 417
16. Manny Dies-KSST 408
17. Kenny Price-CO 392
18. Chris Mihm-TX 384
19. Luke Axtell-TX 372
20. Tryon Lee-MO 371
Points Per Game
1. Cory Carr-TXTECH 23.3
2. Tyronn Lue-NE 21.2
3. Corey Brewer-OK 20.8
4. Paul Pierce-KS 20.4
5. Raef LaFrentz-KS 19.8
6. Brian Skinner-BAY 18.1
7. Shanne Jones-TXAM 18.0
8. Adrian Peterson-OKST 17.7
9. Kris Clack-TX 17.3
10. Manny Dies-KSST 15.7
11. Brett Robisch-OKST 15.4
12. Rayford Young-TXTECH 15.4
13. Marcus Fizer-IAST 14.9
14. Kelly Thames-MO 14.8
15. Desmond Mason-OKST 14.6
16. Kenny Price-CO 14.5
17. Billy Thomas-KS 13.6
18. Luke Axtell-TX 13.3
19. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 12.9
20. Patrick Hunter-BAY 12.8
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Raef LaFrentz-KS 11.4
2. Venson Hamilton-NE 9.8
3. Brian Skinner-BAY 9.5
4. Brett Robisch-OKST 8.2
5. Chris Mihm-TX 8.0
6. Klay Edwards-IAST 7.7
7. Cliff Owens-TXTECH 7.7
8. Desmond Mason-OKST 7.7
9. Charlie Melvin-CO 7.6
10. Manny Dies-KSST 7.6
11. Ronnie DeGray-CO 7.4
12. Shanne Jones-TXAM 6.7
13. Marcus Fizer-IAST 6.7
14. Paul Pierce-KS 6.7
15. Adrian Peterson-OKST 6.7
16. Andy Markowski-NE 6.6
17. Kris Clack-TX 6.5
18. Ryan Humphrey-OK 6.5
19. Kelly Thames-MO 6.0
20. Paul Shirley-IAST 6.0
Assists Per Game
1. Doug Gottlieb-OKST 6.9
2. Ryan Robertson-KS 6.4
3. Brian Barone-TXAM 4.8
4. Tyronn Lue-NE 4.8
5. Steve Houston-TXAM 4.4
6. Rayford Young-TXTECH 4.3
7. Michael Johnson-OK 4.3
8. Patrick Hunter-BAY 4.2
9. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 4.2
10. Roddrick Miller-BAY 3.9
11. Cookie Belcher-NE 3.9
12. Howard Frier-CO 3.8
13. Lee Love-IAST 3.7
14. Marlon Hughes-CO 3.6
15. Joe Adkins-OKST 3.4
  Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 3.4
17. Duane Davis-KSST 3.3
18. Corey Brewer-OK 3.2
19. Kris Clack-TX 3.2
20. Billy Thomas-KS 2.8
Steals Per Game
1. Steve Houston-TXAM 2.5
2. Brian Barone-TXAM 2.3
3. Cookie Belcher-NE 2.3
4. Tyronn Lue-NE 2.0
5. Kris Clack-TX 2.0
6. Joe Adkins-OKST 1.9
7. Desmond Mason-OKST 1.8
8. Rayford Young-TXTECH 1.7
9. Billy Thomas-KS 1.7
10. Venson Hamilton-NE 1.7
11. Michael Johnson-OK 1.6
  Corey Brewer-OK 1.6
13. Aaron Swartzendrub-KSST 1.5
14. Brian Grawer-MO 1.5
15. Doug Gottlieb-OKST 1.4
16. Ryan Robertson-KS 1.4
17. Andy Markowski-NE 1.4
18. Brian Skinner-BAY 1.4
19. Jeff Hafer-MO 1.4
20. Patrick Hunter-BAY 1.3
Blocks Per Game
1. Brian Skinner-BAY 3.5
2. Chris Mihm-TX 2.9
3. Venson Hamilton-NE 2.1
4. Manny Dies-KSST 1.9
5. Ryan Humphrey-OK 1.8
6. Eric Chenowith-KS 1.6
7. Raef LaFrentz-KS 1.5
8. Ronnie DeGray-CO 1.5
9. Shawn Rhodes-KSST 1.3
10. Charlie Melvin-CO 1.2
11. Monte Hardge-MO 1.1
12. Paul Pierce-KS 1.1
13. Ross Carmichael-TXTECH 1.0
14. Marcus Fizer-IAST 0.9
15. Ira Clark-TX 0.8
16. Kris Clack-TX 0.8
17. Klay Edwards-IAST 0.8
18. Eduardo Najera-OK 0.7
  Larry Thompson-TXAM 0.7
20. Desmond Mason-OKST 0.7
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Billy Thomas-KS .603
2. Desmond Mason-OKST .562
3. Raef LaFrentz-KS .558
4. Brian Skinner-BAY .553
5. Paul Pierce-KS .549
6. Manny Dies-KSST .547
7. Kris Clack-TX .525
8. Adrian Peterson-OKST .523
9. Tyronn Lue-NE .510
10. Brett Robisch-OKST .506
11. Shanne Jones-TXAM .505
12. Corey Brewer-OK .501
13. Cory Carr-TXTECH .491
14. Marcus Fizer-IAST .474
True Shooting Percentage
1. Billy Thomas-KS .608
2. Evan Wiley-OK .606
3. Roddrick Miller-BAY .594
4. Raef LaFrentz-KS .592
5. Desmond Mason-OKST .588
6. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH .586
7. Paul Pierce-KS .585
8. Manny Dies-KSST .581
9. Adrian Peterson-OKST .579
10. Kenny Price-CO .576
11. Cliff Owens-TXTECH .570
12. Brian Skinner-BAY .569
13. Kris Clack-TX .564
14. Corey Brewer-OK .563
15. Luke Axtell-TX .558
16. Rayford Young-TXTECH .556
17. Tryon Lee-MO .551
18. Tyronn Lue-NE .550
19. Cory Carr-TXTECH .548
20. Chris Mihm-TX .547
Offensive Win Shares
1. Paul Pierce-KS 4.3
2. Corey Brewer-OK 3.5
3. Raef LaFrentz-KS 3.4
4. Tyronn Lue-NE 3.2
5. Billy Thomas-KS 3.1
6. Adrian Peterson-OKST 2.8
7. Brian Skinner-BAY 2.6
8. Cory Carr-TXTECH 2.6
9. Desmond Mason-OKST 2.4
10. Manny Dies-KSST 2.3
11. Evan Wiley-OK 2.3
12. Kris Clack-TX 2.2
13. Kenny Price-CO 2.2
14. Ryan Robertson-KS 2.2
15. Paul Shirley-IAST 2.0
16. Stan Bonewitz-TXTECH 2.0
17. Roddrick Miller-BAY 1.9
18. Rayford Young-TXTECH 1.9
19. Kelly Thames-MO 1.9
20. Brett Robisch-OKST 1.8
Defensive Win Shares
1. Raef LaFrentz-KS 3.6
2. Paul Pierce-KS 3.5
3. Venson Hamilton-NE 3.5
4. Eric Chenowith-KS 3.0
5. Desmond Mason-OKST 2.9
6. Brian Skinner-BAY 2.8
7. Ryan Robertson-KS 2.6
8. Ryan Humphrey-OK 2.6
9. Manny Dies-KSST 2.2
10. Brett Robisch-OKST 2.1
11. Corey Brewer-OK 2.1
12. Billy Thomas-KS 2.1
13. Ronnie DeGray-CO 2.0
14. Lester Earl-KS 2.0
15. Cookie Belcher-NE 2.0
16. Andy Markowski-NE 1.9
17. Charlie Melvin-CO 1.8
18. Shawn Rhodes-KSST 1.8
19. Eduardo Najera-OK 1.7
20. Tyronn Lue-NE 1.7
Win Shares
1. Paul Pierce-KS 7.9
2. Raef LaFrentz-KS 7.0
3. Corey Brewer-OK 5.6
4. Brian Skinner-BAY 5.5
5. Desmond Mason-OKST 5.3
6. Billy Thomas-KS 5.2
7. Tyronn Lue-NE 4.9
8. Venson Hamilton-NE 4.8
9. Ryan Robertson-KS 4.8
10. Adrian Peterson-OKST 4.5
11. Manny Dies-KSST 4.5
12. Brett Robisch-OKST 4.0
13. Evan Wiley-OK 3.6
14. Eric Chenowith-KS 3.4
15. Kris Clack-TX 3.3
16. Ryan Humphrey-OK 3.2
17. Kenny Price-CO 3.1
18. Cookie Belcher-NE 3.1
19. Shawn Rhodes-KSST 3.0
20. Kelly Thames-MO 3.0