March 15, 2012 BY John Kim
The First Round of Sneaker News March Madness Non-OG Air Jordan Tournament Voting is nearly a close, as we get a look at the fourth and final region – the Southeast – of the first round of competition. Heading this group of eight contestants is the UNDFTD x Air Jordan IV, matched up against the luxurious LS release of the Air Jordan V. Arguably the toughest battle of the entire First Round of the March Madness tournament is the 2/7 battle, pitting the Eminem x Air Jordan IV against the Air Jordan VI ‘Defining Moments’. Let the final region of the Sneaker News March Madness Non-OG Air Jordan Tournament begin by placing your votes just below! Remember, the polls will stay open until 11:59 PM EST this Sunday, March 18th.
MATCHUP #1 – UNDFTD’s take on the Air Jordan IV goes to battle with a tough 8-seed in the luxurious Burgundy Air Jordan V.
 Air Jordan IV ‘UNDFTD’ vs.  Air Jordan V ‘Burgundy’
– MATCHUP #2 – The Air Jordan Retro that commemorated Jordan’s first NBA title faces off against the unreleased Air Jordan IV ‘Eminem’
 Air Jordan VI ‘Defining Moments’ vs.  Air Jordan IV ‘Eminem’
MATCHUP #3 – Is the power of the Air Jordan XI enough to put the Silver Anniversary over the top of what’s arguably the best Air Jordan Doernbecher?
 Air Jordan III ‘Doernbecher’ vs.  Air Jordan XI ‘Silver Anniversary’
– MATCHUP #4 – The first ‘Cool Grey’ release since the original ’01 drop of the XI faces off against the Air Jordan 1 designed after Levi’s denim.
 Air Jordan IX ‘Cool Grey’ vs.  Air Jordan 1 ‘Levi’s’