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Gonzaga Star Killian Tillie Out For Tonight's Game

Mark Few pointing into the crowd.

BOISE, ID - MARCH 17: Head coach Mark Few of the Gonzaga Bulldogs reacts after defeating the Ohio State Buckeyes 90-84 in the second round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Taco Bell Arena on March 17, 2018 in Boise, Idaho. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Sweet 16 has begun. We've already seen our first upset of the day after Loyola-Chicago kept its Cinderella run going against Nevada.

That was followed up by an absolute dominant performance by the Michigan Wolverines over Texas A&M. The Wolverines jumped out to an early 21-point lead and didn't look back.

Now our third and fourth Sweet 16 games are underway with Kansas State taking on Kentucky and Gonzaga facing off against Florida State. The Bulldogs are facing a Florida State team that dominated Missouri in its first game, and knocked off No. 1 Xavier.

They're also doing it without a key starter. Just before tip off it was revealed that Killian Tille won't be available for Gonzaga tonight.

The sophomore forward is a vital part of the Bulldogs on both sides of the ball. Tillie, the team's second-leading scorer, averages nearly 13 points and six rebounds per game.

Despite standing nearly 7-feet tall, the sophomore knocks down 48-percent of his three-point attempts and is good for a solid 26 minutes per game.

It'll be tough for Gonzaga without Tillie, but the Bulldogs do have depth at the forward position.