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Notebook: Prather almost sat on Saturday

Notebook: Prather almost sat on Saturday

Florida forward Casey Prather was in and out of practice on Friday, but coach Billy Donovan always expected his leading scorer on the court against Alabama. That changed when the team got together on Saturday morning, and suddenly, Prather's status was in doubt. Donovan didn't want him on the court unless he could play with confidence that his sprained ankle was back to normal.

The senior looked back to normal on Saturday. He was second on the team with 15 points on 7-11 shooting from the field, adding six rebounds and three assists. Prather also played for 33 minutes after playing 21 minutes in each of the last two games. Billy Donovan checked on him to make sure he was OK at the first timeout, and Prather said he was good to go for his normal minutes the rest of the... Recommended Stories

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