Slow, steady UNI can keep marching

Ali Farokhmanesh and the Panthers have slowed the pace and made the most of their possessions. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

The "Instant Intel" series is designed to immediately respond to a team's victory by looking ahead to its next opponent.

After dismantling No. 1 overall seed Kansas, Northern Iowa announced itself as a legit contender for the Final Four. And what should worry the winner of the Maryland-Michigan State game is how efficiently the Panthers' offense has been playing in the first two rounds.