The 13 top freshman this season

Originally Published: January 26, 2005
By Jay Bilas | Special to ESPN Insider
This year, there are fewer freshmen playing lead roles than in the last few years. More outstanding juniors and seniors have stuck around, and most of the nation's freshmen are playing supporting roles.

However, there are gems and future stars in that crowd. Here is my list of the 13 top freshmen in the land:

Jay Bilas

College Basketball analyst