In short, the info below is basically like aggregating the knowledge of the top college basketball minds of ESPN, SI, Yahoo! and CBS. I tally the picks from their posted brackets. This has proven to be the most helpful for guidance in some of the 8/9, 7/10 and 5/12 match-ups.
Total Expert Brackets: 13
The last two years had Kentucky and Louisville as almost unanimous champions by the experts, but this year it's spread pretty evenly, with Florida having a slight edge.
Upsets (Majority of picks for lower seeded team): Pittsburgh, OK State, North Dakota State, NCState, Iowa/Tennessee, and Arizona State
Syracuse, New Mexico, Michigan State, Iowa State, Creighton, Louisville and Duke each received all 13 picks.
Elite Eight Match-ups (Based on majority of picks): Florida/Kansas, Michigan State/Iowa State, Arizona/Creighton, and Louisville/Duke (Creighton gets tie-break because they had a pick in the championship game)
Final Four: Florida/Michigan State and Arizona/Louisville
Championship: Florida over Louisville
CBS Expert Picks: Here Yahoo! Expert Picks: Here CNN SI Expert Picks: Here ESPN Expert Picks: Here