Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 2/3/12
GAINESVILLE, Fla. Earlier in the week, Florida coach Billy Donovan stopped practice during a five-on-five drill that emphasized defense, boxing out and rebounding. Donovan turned to freshman swingman Bradley Beal and called him out. "Two offensive rebounds in SEC play, Brad Beal!" Donovan yelled. "How's that possible?" He paused for effect. "Two!" So it must have done Donovan's soul some good when, on UF's first possession of Thursday night's home game against South Carolina, center Erik Murphy missed a jumper, but forward Will Yeguete grabbed the board and put up another shot. That one missed, too. But there was Beal, snaring the rebound and sticking it back for the first points of the game. The play was a tone-setter. Good thing, too. Against the Gamecocks, the 12th-ranked Gators shot cockeyed most of the game, but rebounded well enough and hit free throws down the stretch well enough for a sixth straight victory, a workmanlike 74-66 win before 10,003 at the O'Connell ...
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