The folks at CBS Sportsline have updated their Freshman of the Year list. Trey Burke now checks in as the number three freshman in the country in their estimation. This puts him in the top spot for the Big Ten, ahead of Cody Zeller of Indiana.
He trails Michael Kidd-Gilchrist of Kentucky, and their number one, Anthony Davis of Kentucky.
This also puts him ahead of celebrated prospects, some of whom would have gone straight to the NBA, if the rules did not prohibit them from doing so.
Not bad for a guy who some looked at as more of an afterthought than a star player in the making.
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