Devonte' Graham tops ratings in final game of stellar career
1 - Devonte’ Graham: As was the case two years ago in the Elite Eight, Graham was the team’s best player against Villanova. He scored 23 points, made 4 of 8 3-pointers and had three rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Graham ends his career ranked 13th in Kansas history in scoring (1,750 points), second in 3-pointers (296), fifth in assists (632) and seventh in steals (197). He set single-season school records in minutes (1,435) and played every minute in 17 of 39 games.
2 - Malik Newman: Had 21 points and eight rebounds. He reached the 20-point milestone in eight postseason games. Made 2 of 5 3-pointers and scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half.
3 - Udoka Azubuike: Stayed out of foul trouble but didn’t have the anticipated impact on the game. Finished with eight points, five rebounds and a blocked shot.
4 - Silvio De Sousa: Had seven points and seven rebounds (six offensive) in 10 minutes off the bench. Made 3 of 4 free throws.
5 - Svi Mykhailiuk: Scoreless in the first half, he finished with 10 points, two rebounds and three assists. .
6 - Lagerald Vick: Finished with eight points and two rebounds on a quiet 32-minute night.
7 - Marcus Garrett: Outside shot needs complete overhaul. Went 0 for 4 from the field and 0 for 2 from 3. One of his 3-point attempts hit the side of the backboard. Had two rebounds and one assist in 18 scoreless minutes.
8 - Sam Cunliffe: Skied for defensive rebound during two-minute stint at end of game.
9 - Mitch Lightfoot: Two minutes without a stat. Projects as a possible redshirt next season.
FINAL SEASON STANDINGS
1 - Devonte' Graham (338)
2 - Svi Mykhailiuk (285)
3 - Udoka Azubuike (282)
4 - Malik Newman (261)
5 - Lagerald Vick (252)
6 - Marcus Garrett (204)
7 - Mitch Lightfoot (170)
8 - Silvio De Sousa (85)
9 - Sam Cunliffe (46)