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College basketball preview: Florida Gators vs. No. 23 Vanderbilt

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Florida vs. No. 23 Vanderbilt

When/where: 9; Stephen C. O'Connell Center, Gainesville

TV/radio: ESPN; 1250-AM

Records: Vanderbilt 15-5, 3-3 SEC; Florida 16-5, 5-2

Notable: Florida and Vanderbilt meet for the first time this season after the Commodores took both games last season. … The Gators are coming off a road loss to Mississippi State but have won 11 of their past 14. Florida is 4-0 this season after a loss. … Vandy has three players leading statistical categories in the SEC: Sophomore G John Jenkins is No. 1 in scoring (19.1), junior G Brad Tinsley leads in assists (4.5) and junior C Festus Ezeli leads in field-goal percentage (.596). … UF coach Billy Donovan said rebounding quickly will be key for both teams.

Antonya English, Times staff writer

College basketball preview: Florida Gators vs. No. 23 Vanderbilt 01/31/11 [Last modified: Monday, January 31, 2011 9:34pm]
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