The No. 4 UCLA Bruins will take on the top-seeded Florida Gators in the Sweet 16 on Thursday in Memphis.
For the Bruins and Steve Alford, a shot at redemption is at stake. UCLA has been bounced out of the NCAA tournament by Florida three times since 2006—including twice in the Final Four.
This game offers the Bruins the chance to exorcise the proverbial demons and move on to the Elite Eight.
Taking down Billy Donovan's team will be no easy task. UCLA will have to play exceptionally well in order to come away with the victory.
Here are five keys to beating Florida for the UCLA Bruins.