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Florida is No. 1 overall. Arizona, Wichita State and Virginia also have 1s next to their names. But are they really the four best in the tournament field? We listed some of the top teams, and now it's time for you to rank them before the event begins!

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Rank: Best NCAA Tourney Teams

Arizona

Arizona

No. 1 Seed -- West
30-5 (15-3 Pac-12)

Creighton

Creighton

No. 3 Seed -- West
26-7 (14-4 Big East)

Duke

Duke

No. 3 Seed -- Midwest
26-8 (13-5 ACC)

Florida

Florida

No. 1 Seed -- South
32-2 (18-0 SEC)

Iowa State

Iowa State

No. 3 Seed -- East
26-7 (11-7 Big 12)

Kansas

Kansas

No. 2 Seed -- South
24-9 (14-4 Big 12)

Louisville

Louisville

No. 4 Seed -- Midwest
29-5 (15-3 AAC)

Michigan

Michigan

No. 2 Seed -- Midwest
25-8 (15-3 Big Ten)

Michigan State

Michigan State

No. 4 Seed -- East
26-8 (12-6 Big Ten)

Syracuse

Syracuse

No. 3 Seed -- South
27-5 (14-4 ACC)

Villanova

Villanova

No. 2 Seed -- East
28-4 (16-2 Big East)

Virginia

Virginia

No. 1 Seed -- East
28-6 (16-2 ACC)

Wichita State

Wichita State

No. 1 Seed -- Midwest
34-0 (18-0 MVC)

Wisconsin

Wisconsin

No. 2 Seed -- West
26-7 (12-6 Big Ten)

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Pitino no fan of social media

Rick Pitino doesn't think much of athletes and other sports figures being on social media -- he said that every hour on Twitter and Facebook and the like ''poisons their minds.'' Strong words, and backed up by policy: Pitino has banned his players from tweeting, although by their own admission they use forms of social media at least four hours per day. We couldn't imagine our lives without it -- we'd tell you how many social media-related tabs we have open right now, but it's honestly embarrassing. More than three, let's put it that way.

Rick Pitino said that anyone who reads social media in sports is ''not all there.'' Do you agree?

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  • Do you use Twitter?

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  • How active are you on social media?

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  • Overall, what is social media to a popular athlete?

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The Woden Award Midseason Top 25 list is out. Creighton's Doug McDermott and Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart are among the favorites to win the award. Other top contenders include Duke's Jabari Parker and Arizona's Nick Johnson. Kansas' Joel Embiid was the biggest name left off the list. Below we've listed 15 of the favorites, and now it's time for SportsNation to rank 'em!

Wooden Award finalists

Keith Appling

Keith Appling

Michigan State

Cleanthony Early

Cleanthony Early

Wichita State

Tyler Ennis

Tyler Ennis

Syracuse

C.J. Fair

C.J. Fair

Syracuse

Nick Johnson

Nick Johnson

Arizona

DeAndre Kane

DeAndre Kane

Iowa State

Doug McDermott

Doug McDermott

Creighton

Shabazz Napier

Shabazz Napier

Connecticut

Jabari Parker

Jabari Parker

Duke

Adreian Payne

Adreian Payne

Michigan State

Casey Prather

Casey Prather

Florida

Julius Randle

Julius Randle

Kentucky

Marcus Smart

Marcus Smart

Oklahoma State

Russ Smith

Russ Smith

Louisville

Andrew Wiggins

Andrew Wiggins

Kansas

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2013-14 college basketball forecast

We asked the college basketball experts at ESPN.com to predict this season's Final Four, and a few patterns emerged. Teams with highly regarded freshmen, such as Kentucky, Kansas and Duke, are widely favored to dance all the way to Texas. But so is Oklahoma State, led by unanimous preseason first-team All-American Marcus Smart. And Michigan State, Arizona and Louisville are all seen as teams with enough talent to contend. Which expert do you think will get it right?

Which of these Final Four predictions do you think is the most likely?

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  • How confident are you that Kentucky will reach the Final Four?

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  • How confident are you that Michigan State will reach the Final Four?

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  • How confident are you that Louisville will make the Final Four?

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  • How confident are you that Duke will reach the Final Four?

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  • Which of these coaches is most likely to win Coach of the Year?

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Given the nature of Kevin Ware's injury earlier this year, it's a surprise to see him playing so soon after. Ware's compound fracture of his right leg in March brought on comparisons to Joe Theismann and visibly upset other players on the court. His recovery seems more or less complete, however, as he scored six points in Louisville's exhibition game against Pikeville on Wednesday. Ware's return is good news all around, not the least for Cardinals fans, who are hoping for another championship this season.


Ware's prognosis

Ware was an important cog in Louisville's machine before his injury, and a successful comeback would only strengthen the Cardinals.

SportsNation

How will Kevin Ware perform this season?

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Title contenders?

Ware and the rest of the Cardinals won't face an easy road to a repeat championship, especially with a revamped Kentucky team on their schedule.

SportsNation

Which is the best team in men's college basketball?

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