The second round of the 2013 NCAA tournament is in the books, and it set up some terrific games for the Round of 32. For many of those contests, the game will be won or lost based on one or two crucial matchups between the strongest elements of each team.
One of the best such showdowns pits second-round hero Dorian Green against Louisville’s intimidating backcourt. The Colorado State point guard lit up Missouri in a Ram rout, but the quick-handed Cardinal guards are a threat to shut down even the hottest of scorers.
Herein, a closer look at Green’s tall task and nine more key duels that will be difference-makers in the third round of March Madness.