Florida vs. South Carolina: Elite 8 Live Updates, Score for NCAA Tournament 2017
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South Carolina Gamecocks 77 - Florida Gators 70
- March 26, 2017
A Word to the Wise!
History Has Been Made!
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- March 26, 2017
South Carolina is going to the Final Four for the first time in history thanks to a 77-70 upset win over Florida!
Gamecocks vs. Ducks, next Saturday in Glendale!
The Slipper Fits
Today in Obvious Awards:
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Someone Hold His Hand...
The Big Men on Campus!
Now Is the Time to Buy Stock in Frank Martin
Magic always happens at MSG
South Carolina 77 - Florida 70
Chiozza drives the lane but gets stripped by Dozier!
Duane Notice throws down and the lead is seven points with 11 seconds left.
Does it get any better?
South Carolina 74 - Florida 70
Chris Chiozza gets down for the layup to cut the lead to four.
Timeout with 24.5 seconds on the clock and the Gamecocks with possession.
Whatever Works, Right?
That All Out Blitz
The Gamecocks are ramped the intensity up to 10 in the final moments
Football school gonna football school...
South Carolina 72 - Florida 68
It's a two-possession game with 45 seconds to play.
Can You Believe It!?
The Gamecocks can smell that Final four spot...
By Any Means Necessary!
What. A. Bucket.
South Carolina 69 - Florida 65
South Carolina 69 - Florida 63
A steal and a dish by Thornwell to Kotsar, who hits from the top of the key.
Timeout with 1:55 left to play.
Break and the Bucket! 👌
Nothing but net.
All of the Feels
South Carolina is on the verge of history!
KeVaughn Allen gets called for his fourth foul.
That sends Thornwell to the line. He makes 'em both.
Tell Us About It... 😳
Carolina up 2...
South Carolina 63 - Florida 63
Thornwell's your leading scorer with 23 points (and three fouls).
Are You Not Entertained?!
This thing is going down to the wire. The MSG crowd would have it no other way.
He's Playing a GROWN Man Game
South Carolina 59 - Florida 57
Great response from South Carolina.
Thornwell has six straight points to put the Gamecocks back in the lead. He's up to 21 for the day.
Can the Dream Continue?
Thornwell has scored 6 straight and the Gamecocks are up a deuce!
Verne Has All of the Powers
Who knew Verne was a Monstar?
Florida 55 - South Carolina 53
The Gators retake the lead off a KeVaughn Allen jumper, and timeout is called with 6:55 to play.
Now it's the Gamecocks that have gone more than two minutes without a basket.
South Carolina 51 - Florida 50
Justin Leon finally breaks the Gator drought with exactly 10:00 to play.
Florida's shooting percentage is dropping like a stone!
From 54 percent at the half, it's now 43.6 percent off 17-of-39 shooting.
The Gamecocks Are SWARMING on Defense
The effort has the pro-South Carolina crowd on their feet.
South Carolina 49 - Florida 48
With 11:34 to play, Maik Kotsar puts it back to give South Carolina its first lead of the second half!
Florida 46 - South Carolina 43, 15:32 left in second half.
The Gamecocks have outscored the Gators 10-6 in the first 4:28 of this frame.
With 17:30 to play in the second half, KeVaughn Allen takes a seat with three fouls.
He has just six points so far today, but drove the offense in Florida's Sweet 16 win over Wisconsin with 35 points.
Shoot It Verne!
Second Half Underway!
The Gamecocks are looking to defend better against Florida's strong three-point shooting in the final 20 minutes.
Let's Get It!
The Florida squad will look to keep lighting up the nets in the 2nd half
Thornwell Leads South Carolina with 15 Points Today.
Will he hit that 💯 mark this afternoon?