Florida vs. LSU: Recap and Stats

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Florida vs. LSU: Recap and Stats
Florida 74
(12-2, 3-2 away)
LSU 52
(9-4, 8-1 home)
Venue: Pete Maravich Center
4:00PM ET / 1:00PM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Florida 29 45 74
LSU 20 32 52
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Florida K Boynton 13 W Yeguete 6 S Wilbekin 4
LSU S Coleman 13 S Coleman 8 A Hickey 4

No. 11 Florida smoked LSU 74-52 in SEC action on Saturday, January 12th. Kenny Boynton played well for the Gators and put up a game-high 20 points and seven rebounds. Erik Murphy had 12 points and added seven rebounds. Anthony Hickey finished with a team-high 15 points and four assists (4 Stl 3 Reb) for the Tigers. This makes three wins in a row for the Gators. Next up for Florida (12-2, 2-0 SEC) is Texas A&M (10-3, 1-0 SEC) on Thursday, January 17th on the road.

Florida Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 3:48 left to go.
  • Florida started 12-2 during the 2008, 2007, 2006, 2002, 1999, and 1998 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over LSU extended the Florida winning streak to 4 games.
  • UF beat the spread by 11.5 points. That makes the 7th time this season the Gators have beaten the spread.
  • This was the 8th blowout win this season (a win by 20 or more points). Over the past 5 seasons, UF has been on the winning end of 52 blowout games.
  • The Gators have won 100% of the time this season (9-0) after recording 74 or more total points.
  • Florida has won 88% of the time this season (7-1) after committing 11 or fewer turnovers.
  • UF has won 100% of the time this season (8-0) when opponents record 52 or fewer total points.
  • UF has won 100% of the time this season (4-0) after holding an opponent to under 32.3% field goal percentage.
  • This season Florida has won 100% of the time (5-0) when Kenny Boynton has 20 points or more, 88% of the time (7-1) when Patric Young has 5 field goals made or more, and 80% of the time (4-1) when Erik Murphy has 7 rebounds or more.
  • The Gators set a season high for rebounds.
  • The last time UF recorded at least 53 rebounds was Mar 16, 2007 against Jackson State.
  • UF set a season low for blocks.
  • The Gators have recorded more assists than their opponents for the past 4 games.
  • The top two scorers (Kenny Boynton and Patric Young) accounted for 45.9% of the points.
  • Kenny Boynton has led the team in scoring in 6 out of 14 games this season.
  • Will Yeguete has led the team in rebounding in 4 out of 14 games this season.
  • This marks the 33rd 20-point game of Kenny Boynton's career.
  • Will Yeguete recorded the 6th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Will Yeguete recorded a double-double. It was his 2nd this season and 3rd of his career.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Erik Murphy.

LSU Game Notes

  • LSU lost and did not cover the spread.
  • The top two scorers (Anthony Hickey and Shavon Coleman) accounted for 50.0% of the points.
  • Anthony Hickey has 3 straight double-digit point games.
UF PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Kenny Boynton352072101
AErik Murphy241273112
AWill Yeguete2510130002
BPatric Young301471003
BCasey Prather13621000
BM. Frazier II31573001
BS. Wilbekin36753202
-Dillon Graham6010000
LSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAnthony Hickey291534410
BShavon Coleman231151021
B-Malik Morgan25650320
C+A. Del Piero33750000
C+J. O`Bryant III14251001
CC. Carmouche28362001
CAndre Stringer31623003
DJalen Courtney11120001
-Corban Collins4110000

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