Head to the South Region and you’ll find the field’s top overall seed Florida Gators and a whole lot of questions marks surrounding other teams. Will the Kansas Jayhawks have the services of Joel Embiid? Can the Syracuse Orange get their offense together and make a run? Will Craig Neal‘s New Mexico Lobos fall flat in the second round yet again?
Meanwhile the Gators have no questions regarding their status as the favorite to cut down the nets at AT&T Stadium in Arlington on April 7th. They ran the table in the SEC regular season and continued their run through the conference tournament.
Can Billy Donovan and the Gators get back to the summit for the first time since back-to-back titles in 2006 and 2007?
Let’s take a look at the South Region.