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Preview: Florida Takes on Ohio State in 1st Post-Season Matchup Since the Glory Days

Mar 11, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Florida Gators head coach Mike White questions a call against the Texas A&M Aggies during the SEC conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena. Texas A&M Aggies won 72-66. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

The Gators have not squared off against the Ohio State Buckeyes in the post-season since Gainesville, FL was Titletown, U.S.A. Back then, Joakim Noah and Al Horford commanded a dominate front-court, while Corey Brewer, the 2007 NCAA Tournament’s MOP, led the squad’s offensive attack. This Sunday, the stakes are different. Instead …

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Florida Men’s Hoops Outshines Ole Miss on 90’s Night

Feb 9, 2016; Gainesville, FL, USA; Florida Gators forward Devin Robinson (3) dunks against the Mississippi Rebels during the second half at Stephen C. O'Connell Center. Florida Gators defeated the Mississippi Rebels 77-72. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Dorian Finney-Smith and John Egbunu were the “Fresh Princes” of Gainesville on Tuesday night, with the duo combining for 30 points and 16 rebounds as the Florida men’s basketball team downs Ole Miss 77-72 on “90’s Night” at the O’Connell Center. Four different Florida players reached double digit scoring against the Rebels including …

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