Posted December 18, 2012 on AP on Fox
Previously undefeated Florida found itself on the verge of what would have been its most impressive victory to date before coming undone over the weekend. A visit from one-win Southeastern Louisiana could be just what the Gators need to regroup. No. 8 Florida tries to get back on track and extend its home winning streak over non-conference foes to 16 games Wednesday night against the Lions. After handily beating then-No. 22 Wisconsin, Marquette and Florida State, the Gators (7-1) nearly added a win at then-No. 8 Arizona to their resume Saturday but couldn't hold on. The Gators surrendered a six-point lead with under a minute to go, giving up the game-winning basket with seven seconds left in a 65-64 defeat. "Obviously, that was a very painful and difficult loss," coach Billy Donovan told the school's official website. "But I think through struggle and pain you find out how important this all is to you, and how good you want to be. "This could be a gr...
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