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Przemek Karnowski has provided solid depth off the bench.
Gonzaga’s greatest strength lies in their depth.
With 10 players who average double-digit minutes, Gonzaga has the ability to run teams to exhaustion and provide several different looks.
The Bulldogs look to push the ball in transition as much as any team in the nation, and they are incredibly successful for it.
Kelly Olynyk and Elias Harris run the floor better than most big men in the country. Their ability to establish themselves in the post early in the shot clock leads to a lot of easy baskets.
Towards the end of the game, opposing teams look to slow the pace because they simply do not have the depth to keep pace with the quick Gonzaga offense.
With a bevy of different role players, each specializing in something uniquely different, Mark Few is able to put a lot of different looks on the floor.
Gonzaga often goes with a three-guard set that has David Stockton run the point guard in a setup that lends itself to picking a half-court defense apart.
The Zags have also been known to play around with their frontcourt as each player brings a different skill set.
Kelly Olynyk and Elias Harris thrive in the face-up game, and they play their best when they have space to attack the basket.
Sam Dower and Przemek Karnowski, on the other hand, are great back to the basket players.
Mark Few has done an excellent job providing several different looks to exploit opposing defenses by mixing and matching which pair of big men he wants on the floor.