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No. 2 Gators pounded in Fayetteville

No. 2 Gators pounded in Fayetteville

It was a matter of time before a game like Tuesday happened to No. 2 Florida. The Gators were playing close to flawless in their first eight conference games this season, and it all came crashing down in Fayetteville. Florida head coach Billy Donovan was disappointed with the way his team started the game while the Razorbacks continued to pull away and cruised to an 80-69 win.

It was obvious from the beginning that the Florida defense didn't show up the same way it did in the first eight games of conference play. Arkansas averages four three-pointers per game this season and had that within the first 7:33 of the game, with the fourth one pushing the Razorbacks' lead to 26-10. The bad start ended up being too much to overcome. "Anytime in victory or defeat, there's... Recommended Stories

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