Playing close to home at Viejas Arena in San Diego on Friday at approximately 9:57 p.m. ET, the No. 4 UCLA Bruins will look to take down second-round opponent, No. 13 Tulsa.
The Golden Hurricane come into the game as a scary upset pick, led by 1988 tournament hero and present head coach Danny Manning.
The two teams will be involved in a game that will be closer than the experts think, but which players will help decide the result?
Continue reading for a look at five X-factors for Friday's late clash in the South Region.