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Winning SEC East Is A BIG Deal

Chandler Parsons

Billy Donovan has coached the Gators to three NCAA Final Four trips and a pair of National Championships. So it would be easy for him to downplay the significance of this year's team clinching at least a share of the SEC Eastern Division Title.

I'm glad he didn't. Donovan praised his team for accomplishing one of several goals for this season. "I know we were favored to win the SEC East," Donovan said. "But when you look at Kentucky, at Vanderbilt and taking two against Tennessee and Georgia, you are talking about some very strong programs." Those are strong programs indeed. While the SEC is always "down" in the eyes of some pundits... Recommended Stories