There is no way to write a better script than the one that played out between (4) Florida and (8) Wisconsin in Madison Square Garden from late Friday night into the early hours of Saturday morning.
The game will forever be remembered as one of the most exciting and improbable finishes in NCAA Tournament history. After 10 lead changes, seven ties and three blown double-digit leads between the two teams, two seasons on the line came down to four seconds in overtime.
Four seconds was all Chris Chiozza needed to get down the court, get a three off and send up a quick prayer. The Gators...
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Jim McElwain is a basketball nut, something he’s never tried to hide, so you can imagine his excitement during March Madness.
In his first press conference in a week, McElwain opened up talking about how excited he was for Mike White and the Florida Gators basketball team, as well as how well the SEC has done in the tournament.
Mac is a fan, he’s going to watch as much college hoops as he can, but he is also using what White and the men’s basketball team is doing as a teaching tool for his team.
“My hat's off to how our guys are playing. Mike's got those guys playing...
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The calendar has turned to a new month and with it comes the realization that the basketball postseason is only a little over a month away.
One group who is very aware of that fact though is the Florida Gators basketball team.
The Gators currently sit at 12-9 and 5-3 in the SEC. That latest win came from a thriller versus Arkansas on January 31.
Down by two with less than 2 seconds left, Michael Frazier was able to draw a foul from Alandise Harris.
Frazier went to the line as the clock shown 1.9 seconds remaining. He banked both free throw shots to put the Gators up by one. Kasey...
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