George Mason? Boo!

Why is Dan Shanoff rooting against George Mason? He's become a die-hard Florida Gators fan. He explains why this is OK in his defense of the fair-weather fan.

Updated: March 31, 2006, 6:03 PM ET
By Dan Shanoff | Page 2

I'm rooting against George Mason.

I'll be wearing an official Florida Gators warm-up top and an official pair of Florida Gators basketball shorts.

My apartment will have blue and orange M&Ms. My wife will be wearing a T-shirt that says, "It's a Gator" with a Florida logo stretched over her 8-month-pregnant belly.

I know how many blocks Joakim Noah has in the tournament. I know when Billy Donovan will change defenses. I know the players' back stories by heart. Put me on a Gainesville ...

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