NCAA Basketball March Madness

2013 NCAA Tournament: South Region Bracket, Match-Ups and Dates

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The Selection Committee has done whatever it is that they do. Now it is time for you to study these teams and get to know them like the back of your hand. Here is a look at all of the first round match-ups in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament. Remember kids, picking chalk isn’t nearly as fun as selecting the University of Broken Dreams to reach the Final Four.

Also, you can click on each team’s name to see Rant Sports’ 2013 NCAA Tournament Profile for each team. Take all the help while filling out your bracket that you can get. These profiles were done by the finest college basketball analysts in the history of mankind (Or not). Do not be afraid to use them while trying to make money off impress your friends with your vast knowledge of all things college basketball related. It isn’t cheating if you are trying — or something like that.


Friday, Mar. 22 (Kansas City)- No. 1 Kansas vs. No. 16 Western Kentucky

Friday, Mar. 22 (Kansas City)- No. 8 North Carolina vs. No. 9 Villanova

Thursday, Mar. 21 (Aubrun Hills, MI)- No. 5 VCU vs. No. 12 Akron

Thursday, Mar. 21 (Aubrun Hills, MI)- No. 4 Michigan vs. No. 13 South Dakota State

Friday, Mar. 22 (Philadelphia, PA)- No. 2 Georgetown vs. No. 15 Florida Gulf Coast

Friday, Mar. 22 (Philadelphia, PA)- No. 7 San Diego State vs. No. 10 Oklahoma

Friday, Mar. 22 (Austin, TX)- No. 3 Florida vs. No. 14 Northwestern State

Friday, Mar. 22 (Austin, TX)- No. 6 UCLA vs. No. 11 Minnesota


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