The Florida Gators earned a No. 7 seed in the 2012 NCAA Tournament and found themselves in the West sectional of the NCAA Tournament. In the first round, the Gators will take on No. 10 seed Virginia. If the Gators can beat the Cavaliers they'll face off against the winner of No. 2 Missouri and No. 15 Norfolk State.
If the Gators have some success early in the tournament, they could eventually face the likes of Murray State, Marquette, or Michigan State in later rounds.
Location: CenturyLink Center, Omaha, Neb.
Date/Time: Friday March 16, 2:10 p.m. ET
TV Schedule: TNT
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