Saturday January 27, 2007No. 1 Men's Basketball Posts Impressive Win At Auburn
Taurean Green, Lee Humphrey and Al Horford
scored 17 points apiece and No. 1 Florida coasted to a 91-66 victory over
The Gators (19-2, 6-0 Southeastern Conference) shot 58 percent from the floor, went 9-of-14 on 3-pointers and nursed a big lead through most of the game. UF improved to 6-0 in league play for the first time since 2003.
They had few problems hitting 3s or scoring inside against the Tigers (13-9, 3-4), who were unable to counter the nation's top-shooting team.
Horford made all six of his field-goal attempts and was
5-of-6 on free throws. Humphrey was 6-for-7 shooting and made all four 3-point
Quantez Robertson led
The Tigers had won two consecutive games
against ranked teams for the first time in 12 seasons, but couldn't keep up
with the Gators.
The Gators shot 59 percent in the first half, including 5-of-8 on 3-pointers. The Tigers, meanwhile, missed all six of their 3-point attempts and had two players with three fouls.
After a pair of games on the road, UF returns
home for two games, starting with Vanderbilt on Wednesday, followed by