During Virginia Tech’s 7-0 start this basketball season, Robert Brown was the Hokies’ second-best player. His complementary scoring and wise shot selection eased the pressure on backcourt mate Erick Green, the nation’s leading scorer. Even in Tech’s first loss, at West Virginia, Brown played well, scoring a career-high 21 points on 9-of-19 shooting. So through eight games, Brown was averaging 14.4 points on 45.2-percent shooting, 37.1 percent from beyond the 3-point arc.
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