Who is the nation's top PG?

Trey Burke and Michael Carter-Williams among top candidates

Originally Published: December 10, 2012
By Jay Bilas and Chad Ford | ESPN Insider
BurkeRick Osentoski/USA TODAY SportsMichigan's Trey Burke may not post huge numbers, but he is a great floor general.

During college hoops season, Jay Bilas and Chad Ford will start the week off by addressing a big question, evaluating NBA prospects on the rise and looking ahead to the next week.

The discussion: Who is the nation's top point guard?

Jay Bilas: This not a stellar year for point guards, but there are several point guards out there who can play. If I am considering a long-term prospect, and which point guard will best take me into the future, I don't see a Chris Paul or Deron Williams in this year's crop. But there is one I believe could be the best of the bunch in time, Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams. He is very good now, as best evidenced by his assist numbers, but Carter-Williams also has the most potential to grow as a player and become truly special.

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