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Gators win first SEC road game


No. 11 Florida and LSU fought through a sloppy first half before the Gators took a nine-point lead at halftime. After that, it was all Florida. Without senior guard Mike Rosario (sprained ankle) and Casey Prather spraining his ankle during the first half, the Gators took control of the second half. Kenny Boynton led Florida with 20 points while Will Yeguete added 10 points and 13 rebounds.

"The first 14-15 minutes of the game, we didn't get settled offensively," Florida head coach Billy Donovan said on his postgame radio show after the Gators' 74-52 win. "Our defense really carried us. We had a nice effort to close out the first half to get up by nine, and we came out in the second half and executed really well. We shot a much higher percentage from the field. "Being shorthanded... Recommended Stories

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