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USS BATAAN — In the record book years from now, there won't be mention of the 2012 Navy-Marine Corps Classic. Florida head coach Billy Donovan hopes that's not the case in the minds of his players. The Florida team was able to spend two days around men and women in the military to give back, but after a wounded warrior spoke Thursday night, it was the Gators that took a lesson away from the trip.

The cancellation at halftime when Florida held a 27-23 lead over Georgetown was the only disappointing part of the trip for the Gators. There were still opportunities to spend time with men and women in the military and put on a show during one half of basketball. The trip was supposed to be about encouraging the members of the military for their unselfishness to serve the United State of America...

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