Gators say experience a key factor in Elite Eight game against Louisville
One year after advancing to the NCAA Tournament regional finals, the Gators believe that having been in this position so recently is beneficial this year.
“I think it’s huge, even for myself,’’ senior G Erving Walker said. “I feel a lot more relaxed. Still focused, but just being there last year, you pretty much know what to expect. Last year we lost and we know what beat us – loose balls, rebounds and stuff like that. And I think that’s one of the things coach just kept on us about and I think we’ve done a good job so far.’’
Florida is 4-1 in Elite Eight appearances, with the lone loss last season against Butler.
Florida junior G Kenny Boynton talks more about the Gators' Elite Eight game against Louisville on Saturday: