There’s no shortage of variety among college basketball’s biggest names for next season, and that diversity makes for an impressive array of individual highlights. From three-point marksmen to high-flying dunkers to lockdown defenders, pretty much every style of play will have its representatives at the top level of college hoops in 2013-14.
One player who combines several of those virtues is Michigan State’s Adreian Payne. The mobile PF is shown here celebrating a big play against Memphis in the NCAA tournament, and his enthusiasm is well warranted by the heights he reached in that game.
Herein, a look at Payne’s second-round heroics, along with the highlights that best define each of the rest of the 20 brightest stars in the country.