Florida Defeats Tennessee 67-41 - Recap
|Florida Defeats Tennessee 67-41 - Recap|
Florida cruised to victory on Saturday, running Tennessee out of the gym and running up a 67-41 score at Stephen O'Connell Center.
Bettors who backed Florida were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks.
Florida got 17 points from Michael Frazier II and another 13 points from Scottie Wilbekin. Kasey Hill contributed 3 assists, while Dorian Finney-Smith cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Tennessee got a 16-point performance from Jarnell Stokes, who was supported by 8 points from Jeronne Maymon. Jarnell Stokes had 2 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee, while Jarnell Stokes grabbed 10 rebounds.
Florida led at halftime, 26-19.
Tennessee had a 40-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.