Was it Gonzaga's history of choking in big games?
Baylor's unparalleled mix of athleticism & defense?
Baylor's pristine 3 point shooting?
Baylor's great bench play vs Gonzaga's non existent bench?
This Baylor team was one of the best college teams over the past 20 years from what I can remember. This team would’ve been undefeated if it weren’t for Covid but everyone was too busy crowning Gonzaga as one of the greatest teams of all time because they were beating up on Pepperdine and Pacific lmfao. Baylor was steamrolling everyone before their Covid pause and this was against good competition. People forget they smacked Illinois early in the season. This was truly a special team.
Yes, they were Hot before Covid, made some coin with those guys