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Huskies Claim Their Fourth Program National Title, Defeat UK 60-54 In Hoops Title Game

By on April 8th, 2014

If St. Joseph would’ve made one more shot in regulation during the second round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, none of this would’ve been possible — but, they didn’t. Instead, Connecticut’s road to claiming its fourth national championship in program … Continue reading

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All Eyes on Arlington; UK vs. UConn for the National Title

By on April 8th, 2014

The NCAA basketball tournament is often one of battles and roads of those less traveled. Kentucky and Connecticut sit alone at the top with some of the more difficult paths behind them. For Kentucky, the Wildcats emerge from the thought-to-be toughest … Continue reading

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Florida’s Streak and Season End at the Hands of Uconn 63-53 In Final Four

By on April 6th, 2014

In Florida’s locker room following its 63-53 Final Four loss to Uconn, a reporter asked senior guard Scottie Wilbekin, “This team hasn’t lost in so long, did you even think you could lose?” Saturday’s Final Four matchup was a meeting … Continue reading

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Florida’s Fantastic Hoops Season Ends With a 63-53 Final Four Loss to Uconn

By on April 5th, 2014

The Florida Gator men’s basketball magical season has come to an end (36-3) as the Connecticut Huskies defeated the Florida Gators by a score of 63-53 in the Final Four in Dallas on Saturday. It was the kind of game … Continue reading

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Final Four Preview: The Florida Gators Aren’t Satisfied; Face Uconn Tonight

By on April 5th, 2014

The Florida Gator men’s basketball team has been on a date with destiny since the start of this season. Over the course of five months, they’ve accumulated 36 total twins (30 in a row), an SEC regular season and tournament … Continue reading

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Final Four Media Day: The Florida Gators In Dallas

By on April 5th, 2014

As the Florida Gator men’s basketball team stepped to the podium and into their private media rooms for the second time this week, their message was almost in unison: be yourself. Florida knows they’re the No.1 team in the country, … Continue reading

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Gators Ground Flyers 62-52, Advance to the Final Four

By on March 30th, 2014

“Smash the Slipper” has been a phrase the University of Florida has come to use and master over the course of their basketball program’s success. In 2006, the Gators defeated 11 seed George Mason in the Final Four on their … Continue reading

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Florida One Win Away From Final Four; Faces Dayton on Saturday

By on March 29th, 2014

The Florida men’s basketball team, SEC Champions, No. 1 overall seed and winners of 29 straight games have reached the point where its past three seasons have come to an end, the Elite Eight. The Gators are now one win away … Continue reading

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Memphis On The Mind: Florida Defeats Pittsburgh 61-45, Advances to Sweet Sixteen

By on March 22nd, 2014

“How sweet it is, baby! How sweet it is!” The Florida Gator men’s basketball team seemed back to its old self on Saturday afternoon as they kicked off the third round of the NCAA Tournament with a double-digit win over … Continue reading

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Finished Business: Florida Moves On 61-45 Over Pittsburgh

By on March 22nd, 2014

The Florida Gator men’s basketball team defeats the Pittsburgh Panthers in the Round of 32 in Orlando with a score of 61-45 and will advance to the Sweet Sixteen next weekend. Senior guard Scottie Wilbekin lead the Gators with 21 … Continue reading

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