Make us your home page

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

College basketball preview: No. 8 Florida Gators vs. Southeastern Louisiana Lions


No. 8 Florida vs. Southeastern Louisiana

When/where: 7; O'Connell Center, Gainesville

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 1250-AM

Records: Southeastern Louisiana 1-7, Florida 7-1

Notable: The Gators gave up their second-most points this season in a 65-64 loss at Arizona but remain No. 3 nationally in scoring defense (50.4 points per game). … SLU has played six of its eight games on the road. Its only win was 91-49 over Louisiana College. … SLU is led by guard Brandon Fortenberry with 11.5 ppg and Roosevelt Johnson with 6.4 rpg. … This will be Florida's only home game in a 40-day span as the Gators play five of six away from Gainesville, including three true road games.

Antonya English, Times staff writer

College basketball preview: No. 8 Florida Gators vs. Southeastern Louisiana Lions 12/18/12 [Last modified: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 10:03pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

  1. Timmy Claus is coming to town


    The circus is coming to town.

    Well, close enough.

    Timmy the Tebow is coming to Tampa Bay.

    It’s true. At least it could be. St. Timothy has been promoted by the New York Mets to high Class-A Port St. Lucie. If he stays promoted, Tebow should be in Tampa Bay for eight games beginning August 10 …

    Coming soon: Tim Tebow will hit Tampa Bay in August.
  2. Ranking Malik Zaire among 2017's top transfer quarterbacks


    The Florida Gators' Malik Zaire is among many transfers who could become starters at their new school. Here's how he stacks up in our rankings of top transfer quarterbacks:

  3. Lightning re-sign Yanni Gourde to two-year, one-way deal


    Just three years ago, Yanni Gourde was fightning to stay in pro hockey.

    Yanni Gourde seized his moment with six goals in 20 games as a callup last season.
  4. Next up in Bucs renovations? A $20 million indoor practice facility


    Renderings of the Bucs' new indoor practice facility (Courtesy of the Bucs)
  5. Lightning re-signs Andrej Sustr to one-year, $1.95 million deal


    The Lightning locked up another piece of its blueline Monday, re-signing defenseman Andrej Sustr to a one-year, $1.95 million deal.

    Andrej Sustr 14 points in 80 games last season, a minus-10.