Make us your home page

Sunshine State Report

The latest on college sports in Florida

Gators suffer devastating season end with 72-68 loss to Louisville



Florida's basketball season came to a stunning end Saturday after the Gators lost a double-digit lead down the stretch in a 72-68 loss to Louisville in the NCAA Tournament West Region Final.

The Gators (26-11) fell one game short of the Final Four for the second consecutive season.

It feels terrible,’’ Florida senior guard Erving Walker said. “I mean, we had a lead, we gave it up late. We just didn't make shots and didn't defend them. And they were able to get down the lane and make big plays.''

Florida sophomore C Patric Young talked more about the Gators' loss after the game:


[Last modified: Saturday, March 24, 2012 10:42pm]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours