Insider Intel: No. 1 question for KU, MSU

When the defending champs meet Michigan State, the little guys may tip the balance

Originally Published: March 22, 2009
By Luke Cyphers | ESPN The Magazine

Yeah, yeah, this is the Year of the Big Man. We know (because we wrote it).

But this week, it's all eyes on the little guys. At least when Michigan State plays Kansas. Neither team would be in the Sweet 16 if not for their stature-challenged point guards.

Luke Cyphers is a former senior writer for ESPN The Magazine.