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Pressey a challenge for No. 10 Florida

Pressey a challenge for No. 10 Florida

The preseason accolades for Missouri point guard Phil Pressey were overwhelming. The junior was named preseason SEC player of the year before the team's first year in the conference. When Florida head coach Billy Donovan turned on the film, it was easy to see why. While trying to come up with a game plan for how to slow Pressey down, Donovan actually enjoyed watching how the point guard worked.

"He's terrific at what he does," Billy Donovan said on Friday afternoon, 19 hours after his team finished a win against Texas A&M in College Station. "I've always said the sign of a great player is one that can make people around him better. He does that as well as anybody in the country." The statistics show that. Phil Pressey is averaging 12.9 points and 7.3 assists, good for eighth best in the... Recommended Stories

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