Shooting and dribbling. Passing and catching. Footwork and defending.
The fundamentals of basketball are still essential for success in college hoops.
Just putting a group of great athletes on the floor doesn't guarantee W's.
Players today that have mastered the basic skills of the game can maximize their physical features and get things done for their teams.
Here are the 10 most fundamentally sound players in college basketball.
Fundamentally-sound comes in all shapes and sizes.
And, saying that a player is fundamentally-sound shouldn't be an empty statement reserved for low-producers.
The players on this list are some of the best in the country because they are fundamentally sound.
Looking at stats like shooting percentages, especially FT and 3-Pt, assist-to-turnover ratio, steals and rebounds helps to start creating this list.
But, non-measureables and intangibles like blocking out, defensive footwork and decision making were also notably considered.
Stats provided by ESPN.com