Sweet 16 small ball
Guards, not bigs, will decide outcome of Gaels-Bears clash
The "Instant Intel" series is designed to immediately respond to a team's victory by looking ahead to its next opponent.
It's time for a great post matchup.
St. Mary's 6-foot-11 C Omar Samhan just might be the tournament's most skilled big man. He's averaging 30.5 points a game while showing off his smooth post moves and a high basketball IQ.
In the opposite corner is Baylor's Ekpe Udoh, who set the Big 12 single-season record for blocks (123) while averaging close to a double-double in his first season with the Bears.
This matchup will be the pregame drama, the early-game attention grabber and maybe even the postgame storyline. But despite all that, this game is going to be decided by the guards.