They say the best come to those who wait.
It was pretty nerve-racking for the team, the Gators were one of the last teams to be announced on Selection Sunday.
Florida got in as a 10 seed, and their first opponent, seventh seed Nevada. The two teams will play in Des Moines, Iowa on Thursday.
You could say the Gators really like to dance, they've been in the NCAA tournament 21 times throughout program history.