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No. 11 Gators host Georgia to open SEC play

No. 11 Gators host Georgia to open SEC play

Florida closed non-conference play on Sunday with a win at Yale to move to 10-2, and they'll host an unranked Georgia team to open Southeastern Conference play on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs are 6-7 on the season with losses to Southern Miss and Youngstown State but ride a four-game winning streak into Wednesday's game. Regardless of the records, the Gators know they will be tested.

They know that because it happened in the teams' last meeting. The Gators traveled to Athens and lost by 14 to a Georgia team that snapped a three-game losing streak. The records don't always tell the story in this rivalry game. "They give us a hard time," Florida junior forward Will Yeguete said. "They beat us last year at their place. They have really good guards. We've got to be ready to play... Recommended Stories

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