Another Gator football verbal commitment, Gator sports, SEC men’s hoops, NBA and more in our Thursday Sports Update…
** Florida picks up its fifth verbal commitment in the 2015 class when Tallahassee Lincoln tight end/defensive end Camrin Knight announced on his Twitter account that he was going to come to Gainesville.
**?The Gator men’s tennis team moved indoors Wednesday to beat FSU 4-2.? The Gators begin SEC play against Texas A&M on Friday.
** In SEC men’s hoops, Florida’s next opponent, LSU, downs Texas A&M 68-49 to move them to 8-7 in league play.?? Auburn downs South Carolina 83-67; Ole Miss beats Alabama 79-67 and Tennessee knocks off Mississippi State 75-68.? Arkansas is at Kentucky tonight.
** In the NBA, Orlando downs Philadelphia 101-90 to break a 16 game road losing streak.?? The Miami Heat host the New York Knicks tonight.
** Chiefland’s boys basketball team loses at the state tournament in Lakeland 67-59 to Malone in Class 1A.? Eastside will play tomorrow in the Class 5A semi-finals.