The play of Maryland junior Crystal Langhorne might be the biggest deciding factor when the Terps host Duke on Saturday in an ACC clash and rematch of last season's NCAA title game.
What are the X factors in the regional semifinals? ESPN.com columnists Graham Hays and Mechelle Voepel know which key factors could determine who moves on to the Elite Eight.
From Duke's foul trouble to Maryland's confidence and a freshman who never stopped believing in herself, ESPN's experts identify the X-factors in the Terps' title run.
From Duke's depth to its front line to a point guard battle, the experts think Tuesday's title game could come down to a handful of X factors.
From a dominating frontline to a point guard who found a way to win despite 12 turnovers, ESPN.com's experts identify the keys to Maryland's win over UNC.