Assessing which teams have the roughest road to the Final Four is a risky venture. Early-round upsets can change the picture dramatically in an instant.
However, some teams seem to have stiffer challenges in front of them than others based on the potential matchups.
For the purposes of this article, we will only consider teams seeded sixth or better. Teams seeded lower than that will be long shots to get to the Final Four no matter which teams they face.
Naturally, more attention is paid to the top seeds in assessing how difficult it will be for them to get to Atlanta.
Here is our list of the 10 teams that figure to face the toughest competition on their way to a possible Final Four berth.