Defense propels win in season opener Premium Story


By Cody Jones
FightinGators.com Staff
Date: Nov 11, 2012

The Gators didn’t waste time putting their second attempt at a season opener out of reach. Florida put together multiple scoring runs in the first half, but it was the defense that stole headlines and changed records. The Gators allowed just nine first-half points, their fewest ever allowed in a half in the shot clock era while cruising to an 84-35 win over Alabama State.

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