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SEC Scoring Leader Mixes Grit, Immaturity

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College basketball didn't see Marshall Henderson coming, and neither did the Southeastern Conference.

Henderson leads the SEC in scoring, and he's helped Ole Miss become one of the biggest surprises in the nation.

A junior college transfer, Henderson has proven to be one of the most intriguing, dynamic and divisive college basketball players out there. Some fans admire his on-court emotion and shooting ability; others don't like what they perceive to be show-boating or unsportsmanlike conduct.

All of this was on display Tuesday at home against Kentucky, when he argued with his coach on the sideline, threw ice back into his own student section and scored 21 points in a 87-74 loss.

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