Jimmy Link, the fifth-year Paine College coach is trying to lead the Lions to their first NCAA Division II Tournament appearance in 13 seasons.
Paine senior guard Ashley Watts is back after leading the nation in scoring last season. But this year the Lady Lions look to make a run at their first postseason berth since 2006.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota seems a shoo-in for the Heisman Trophy. In 10 games, he's thrown for 2,780 yards and rushed for another 524 with 37 combined touchdowns.