Florida State hoops coach Leonard Hamilton talks about his team's mindset heading into the NCAA Tournament.

Florida State's Terrance Shannon (15) dunks against Virginia Tech in the first half of their ACC Tournament game

Tallahassee, FL-- On to college hoops and certainly millions of fans talking about the NCAA Tournament, which will begin later this week.
Florida State and Florida among the 68 teams chosen to play. Let's talk about the 'noles a bit here at 6. They are in as a ten seed, which puts them against 6 seed Texas A and M as part of the Southwest regional, they're game Friday afternoon in Chicago. The Aggies 24-8, the Seminoles 21-10, coming off the heartbreaking last millisecond loss to Virginia Tech Friday.
Kitchen's shot originally called good, then later waived off, and FSU getting the one point loss.

Leonard Hamilton
FSU Head Coach

"I'm kind of excited about just getting together and getting prepared to go have an opportunity to go play now for the national championship. I'm sure they're coming to practice now this week realizing we need to make sure that we are on our "A" game from the beginning of the game and not fall behind like we did last year."

Hamilton and his guys with first round exits their last two NCAA visits.
As for the Gators, they are a two seed facing U.C. Santa Barbara Thursday. We'll hear from Billy Donovan on that at ten.