Florida vs. Tennessee: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Florida vs. Tennessee: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(8) Florida 58
(22-5, 7-5 away)
Tennessee 64
(17-10, 13-4 home)
Venue: Thompson-Boling Arena
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, February 26, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Florida 32 26 58
Tennessee 35 29 64
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Florida M Rosario 16 S Wilbekin 8 S Wilbekin 6
Tennessee J McRae 27 J Stokes 14 J McRae 4

On Tuesday, Feb. 26, Tennessee upset No. 8 Florida 64-58 in conference play. The Volunteers improve to 3-2 versus AP-Ranked teams this season with the win. Jordan McRae picked up his third straight game with 23 points or more for the Volunteers, scoring a game-high 27 points (7 Reb 4 Ast) in 39 minutes. The Volunteers got the win with a game-high 27 points and seven rebounds from Jordan McRae. Jarnell Stokes also had a solid game, scoring eight points and adding 14 rebounds. Tennessee (18-10, 9-6 SEC) takes on Georgia (12-14, 6-7 SEC) on Saturday, Mar. 2 on the road.

Tennessee Game Notes

  • Tennessee started 17-10 during the 2008 and 2002 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over Florida extended the Tennessee winning streak to six games.
  • Tennessee beat the spread by 14.5 points. That makes the 15th time this season the Volunteers have beaten the spread.
  • Prior to this game, Tennessee played 43 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 19-24.
  • The Volunteers have won every game this season (8-0) after recording 14 or more assists.
  • Tennessee has won 80 percent of the time this season (4-1) after committing nine or fewer turnovers.
  • Tennessee has won 80 percent of the time this season (4-1) when opponents record six or fewer free throws made.
  • This season Tennessee has won 86 percent of the time (6-1) when Trae Golden plays 34 minutes or more.
  • The Volunteers have recorded more free throws made than their opponents for the past 10 games.
  • This is the 15th game at home this season--Tennessee has a 7.5 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Jordan McRae accounted for 42.1 percent of the team's points.
  • Jarnell Stokes accounted for 34.1 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Jordan McRae has led the team in scoring in 11 out of 27 games this season.
  • Jarnell Stokes has led the team in rebounding in 16 out of 27 games this season.
  • This marks the 10th 20-point game of Jordan McRae's career.
  • Jordan McRae has three straight 20+ point games.
  • Jarnell Stokes recorded the 17th double-digit rebound game of his career.

Florida Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Mike Rosario and Patric Young) accounted for 53.4 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Scottie Wilbekin and Erik Murphy) accounted for 45.1 percent of the rebounds.
  • Mike Rosario has led the team in scoring 13 times in 27 games this season.
  • Scottie Wilbekin set career highs with eight rebounds and eight defensive rebounds.
  • Mike Rosario has nine straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the second foul out of the season for Erik Murphy.
UF PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AS. Wilbekin39886201
B+Mike Rosario351642202
BPatric Young291550011
BCasey Prather171021001
C+Erik Murphy33760000
-Braxton Ogbueze7001100
DKenny Boynton37231002
-DeVon Walker3010000
TENN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Jordan McRae392774223
AJarnell Stokes248142012
B+Josh Richardson37743110
BYemi Makenjuola5151001
BQ. Chievous8231000
C+Skylar McBee30520000
CTrae Golden34802102
CKenny Hall9400000
D+Armani Moore11030001
-Brandon Lopez3221000

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