Now that week six is wrapped up, let’s take a look at the current conference landscape Six weeks into the season is early enough in the year where teams ...
Some fun charts from High Post Hoops:
Offensive and Defensive Efficiency
3 Point Shooting Volume and Accuracy (Minnesota High Volume & High Accuracy, Michigan State High! Volume and Low Accuracy, and Penn State-pretty much just get the ball to the paint).Maryland is lapping most of the Big Ten on both sides of the ball. They’ve done it through a flurry of strong guard play surrounding 6-foot-5 sophomore Shakira Austin, who is averaging nearly 14.0 points per game 6.6 rebounds on stellar efficiency. Including Austin, the Terrapins have four players averaging 10 or more points, with Stephanie Jones just missing the cut at 9.9 points
Michigan State is making more threes than most of the country, and they’re doing it despite ranking 122nd in 3-point percentage, per Her Hoop Stats. The run-and-gun Spartans have now increased their 3-point rate for the third consecutive season and have taken 27 or more threes in a game four times already.