(13-2, 4-2 away)
Texas A&M 47
(12-4, 10-2 home)
Venue: Reed Arena
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 17, 2013
||K Boynton 13
||P Young 6
||S Wilbekin 4
||E Turner 16
||R Turner 6
||A Caruso 3
Texas A&M faced off with No. 10 Florida on Thursday, January 17th and was crushed by the Gators 68-47 in conference play. Texas A&M fell way behind at halftime, 35-18, and was never able to get back in it. Alex Caruso put up a team-high 12 points plus three assists in a losing effort. Kourtney Roberson scored six points and added six rebounds. For the Gators, Patric Young got 18 points and seven rebounds. Texas A&M (12-4, 2-1 SEC) gets Alabama (10-6, 2-1 SEC) on the road on Saturday, January 19th.
Texas A&M Game Notes
- This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 8:10 left to go.
- Texas A&M started 12-4 during the 2009 and 2005 seasons (since 1996).
- Prior to this game, TAMU played 39 Top 25 opponents in the last 5 seasons with a record of 10-29.
- Texas A&M has lost 100% of the time this season (0-3) after committing 16 or more turnovers.
- When the opposition records 9 or more steals this season, Texas A&M has lost 75% of the time (1-3).
- TAMU set season lows for field goals made and total points.
- This is the 11th game at home this season--TAMU has a 8.5 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
- The top two scorers (Alex Caruso and J`Mychal Reese) accounted for 46.8% of the points.
- The top two rebounders (Ray Turner and Kourtney Roberson) accounted for 42.4% of the rebounds.
- Ray Turner has led the team in rebounding in 8 out of 16 games this season.
Florida Game Notes
- The top two scorers (Mike Rosario and Patric Young) accounted for 54.4% of the points.
- The top two rebounders (Erik Murphy and Patric Young) accounted for 50.0% of the rebounds.
- Mike Rosario has led the team in scoring 6 times in 15 games this season.
- Erik Murphy has led the team in rebounding 4 times in 15 games this season.
- Erik Murphy has 3 straight double-digit point games.
- Patric Young has 3 straight double-digit point games.
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