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March 14, 2014

Florida surges past Missouri with second-half sprint


ATLANTA -- Three days after being named the Southeastern Conference Player of the Year, Scottie Wilbekin showed everyone why. 

My story on No. 1 Florida's 24th straight victory, highlighted by Reggie Miller Wilbekin's steal and quick trey


The Gators drained 12-of-21 shots from beyond the arc, shooting a better percentage (57 percent) from downtown than the charity stripe (50 percent, 10-for-20). ... Freshman forward Chris Walker, who chipped in four points off the bench, remained non-committal postgame on whether he will return for his sophomore season. ... The Gators' aggressive press forced 14 turnovers, six by Mizzou point guard Jordan Clarkson. ... Kasey Hill finished with seven points, five assists and five rebounds off the bench.

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Gators honored pregame

ATLANTA -- The top-ranked Florida Gators received their Southeastern Conference regular-season trophy Friday afternoon before their quarterfinals matchup against the Missouri Tigers. 

Florida ran the table in league play, becoming the first team in conference history to go 18-0. 

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