Studly Florida guard Mike Rosario really showed up pesky FGCU on this slick pass off the back of his opposition before finishing like a star should.
Last night, the University of Florida ended the run of Cinderella story Florida Gulf-Coast in the 2013 NCAA men's basketball tournament with a 62-50 victory at Cowboys stadium.
Florida's Mike Rosario might have had the play of the game when late in the second half, he used the back of a Florida Gulf Coast player to pass it to himself which lead to a nasty one-handed slam dunk:
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mike Rosario had 15 points and Florida is going to an NCAA regional final for the third year in a row after a 62-50 victory over Florida Gulf Coast, the No. 15 seed whose improbable tournament journey ended just before midnight Friday.
Florida Gulf Coast, the high-flying team from "Dunk City" few people knew before this NCAA tourney, jumped out to an...
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It turns out that FGCU isn’t the only school in Florida capable of highlight-reel plays. In fact, against Florida Gulf Coast, the Florida Gators reclaimed their dominance of the Sunshine State, and did so in style. In the last few minutes of the game, point guard Mike Rosario had a streetball-ish inbound pass off the back of an Eagles defender which he then turned into a vicious...
AUSTIN, Texas The Gators need Mike Rosario if they are going to reach the Final Four and have a shot at a national championship.
But they need the good Rosario, not the bad Rosario that sometimes drifts into his own world and causes Florida coach Billy Donovan to wonder if he is dealing with an imposter in a No. 3 jersey.
"There's times where he can be a little carefree...
Mike Rosario scored 25 points and Florida used an overpowering first half to roll past Minnesota and into the NCAA tournament round of 16 for third consecutive year with a 78-64 win Sunday in the South Regional.
The No. 3 seed Gators (28-7) shot a blistering 65 percent in the first half and led by 21 by halftime. The win earns Florida a return trip to the Lone Star State to play...
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March 24, 2013
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Mike Rosario scored 25 points and Florida used an overpowering first half to roll past Minnesota and into the NCAA tournament round of 16 for third consecutive year with a 78-64 win Sunday in the South Regional.
The No. 3 seed Gators (28-7) shot a blistering 65 percent in the first half and led by 21 by halftime. The win earns Florida a return trip to the Lone...
Mike Rosario scored a season-high 20 points to go along with six rebounds and four assists, and No. 8 Florida routed Southeastern Louisiana 82-43 on Wednesday night.
The Gators (8-1) bounced back from a loss at No. 4 Arizona four days earlier, winning their only home game over a 40-day span.
Rosario made 8 of 13 shots, including 4 of 8 from 3-point range, and enjoyed his best game...
No. 12 Florida should have guard Mike Rosario available Tuesday night against Auburn after he missed the last three games with a hip pointer.
Rosario injured his hip earlier this month when he collided with a teammate in practice. He was cleared to practice last week, but re-aggravated the injury Friday and didn't travel with the team to Arkansas. Rosario had several rounds...
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February 20, 2012
Change can be a good thing. Mike Rosario, who leaves Rutgers for Florida, could be the Gators' go-to guy. Meanwhile, Iowa State lands two of the top five players in Jeff Goodman's top 25 transfers to watch.