2014 NCAA Tournament: 5 Reasons Why Florida Will Win It All

5 Reasons Why Florida Will Win the National Championship

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Baseball season is back, but the Final Four in Arlington will dominate the weekend. Florida has reached the big stage for the first time since 2006-07 when the Gators completed the second of back-to-back national championships. With 36 wins under their belt this season, here are five reasons why the Gators will win two more on their way to a national title.

5. Team Chemistry

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5. Team Chemistry

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It has been evident all season long that these Florida Gators love playing with each other. There was even a recent article in Sports Illustrated that featured this fact. No matter how much talent a team may have, chemistry is essential to playing at a top level. Luckily for the Gators, they have both.

4. Winning Streak

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4. Winning Streak

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No team goes on a 30-game win streak for nothing. Florida may not have any superstars or lottery picks in June's NBA Draft, but the Gators have the best team in the country this season. The winning streak will continue at the Final Four as Florida will win two more en route to a national title.

3. Experience

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3. Experience

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Four of Florida's five starters are seniors. Experience is key when playing on college basketball's biggest stage. Patric Young, Will Yeguete, Casey Prather and Scottie Wilbekin have played in big games before, and that experience under pressure will give Florida the edge over the rest of the Final Four teams.

2. Billy Donovan

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2. Billy Donovan

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Billy Donovan is one of the best coaches in college basketball. He will be appearing in his fourth Final Four as Florida's head coach and has two national titles to show for it. His experience and coaching ability puts Florida way ahead of the competition as Donovan will lead the Gators to another national championship.

1. Unfinished Business

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1. Unfinished Business

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Florida had made the Elite Eight in each of the last three seasons. The first two were heartbreaking defeats, and last year was an embarrassing loss to Michigan. Florida has finally leaped over the hump and is determined to finish the job. With experience, a top tier coach and unfinished business, Florida will win it all in 2014.

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