Sometimes the biggest contributions in college hoops come from the smallest guys on the floor. Undersized guards can shred opposing defenses or hound ball-handlers to do just as much damage as a towering Anthony Davis-type center.
For a prime example of that phenomenon, fans need look no further than one of Davis’ Final Four adversaries, Louisville’s Peyton Siva. Without the leadership of their 5’11” PG, the Cardinals wouldn’t have captured the Big East tournament title or made it as far as the national semifinals.
Herein, a closer look at Siva and the rest of the 10 best players in the nation who stand under six feet tall.