The Gators dropped a 63-60 game at Missouri
on Tuesday, despite leading by double figures halfway through the second half. Florida
was led by 14 points from Mike Rosario
, while Kenny Boynton
added 11. Casey Prather
scored seven points and pulled down seven rebounds off the bench.
Florida got back on the right track on Saturday with a 71-54 win over Arkansas. The Gators had four players — Boynton, Murphy, Rosario and Young — in double figures against the Razorbacks. Prather continued to produce off the bench with eight points and nine rebounds.
The Gators play at Tennessee on Tuesday at 9 p.m. on ESPN.
Florida fell to No. 8 in the Associated Press Poll and No. 6 in the Coaches' Poll following a loss at Missouri on Tuesday. The Gators now start a tough week at Tennessee on Tuesday and then hosting Alabama on Saturday.