Ryan Garfat, ESPN.com 242d

Tournament Challenge: Florida sets up Elite Eight matchup just 0.3 percent picked

No. 4 Florida defeated No. 8 Wisconsin 84-83 in overtime Friday night. Here’s what it means for Tournament Challenge:

9.3 percent of brackets had Florida reaching the Elite Eight.

  • Final Four: 3.5 percent.

  • National championship game: 1.6 percent.

  • Winning national title: 0.7 percent.

5.1 percent of brackets had Wisconsin reaching the Elite Eight.

  • Final Four: 1.9 percent.

  • National championship game: 0.9 percent.

  • Winning national title: 0.5 percent.

Florida will face No. 7 South Carolina in the Elite Eight on Sunday in one of the least-picked matchups.

  • Only 0.3 percent of entries (58,350) predicted Florida and South Carolina would meet in the Elite Eight.

  • 0.2 percent of all brackets (39,472) correctly predicted Florida versus South Carolina and have Florida winning.

  • 0.1 percent of all brackets (18,878) correctly predicted Florida versus South Carolina and have South Carolina winning.

^ Back to Top ^