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Boynton becoming a leader

Billy Donovan learned a valuable lesson after trying to force the quiet, reserved Erving Walker into a vocal leadership role last season. It didn't work. As Kenny Boynton heads into his final season in Gainesville, Donovan won't make the same mistake. However, Boynton has been more vocal on his own this season without the prompting of the coaching staff.

"I'm trying to be more of a vocal leader," Kenny Boynton said. "I'm working on it. In previous years, I led by example, but we've got freshman in this year and I'm a senior, so I've got to be more vocal." Boynton, who was attached at the hip with Erving Walker over the last three years, knew the experiment of pushing Walker to be more vocal wouldn't work. It's not who the point guard was during... Recommended Stories

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