"Coach Will Wade has yet to deny any wrongdoing to us or publicly", Skinner said in the statement.
Maybe this is a bit premature, but the Championship Game just got a little easier for the Tennessee basketball team, if they are able to make a run.
And with that, Florida dashed LSU's hopes of winning an SEC Tournament title for the first time since 1980. ". We did just enough to beat a very good team".
Florida: The Gators' 3-point shooting woes, which contributed to their three-game skid to end the regular season, surfaced again.
Brown had a team-high 14 points in the February win over Florida as Auburn shot 9 of 25 from deep while having seven players hit at least one trey.
Nembhard, left, of Aurora, Ont., hugs teammate Jalen Hudson after hitting the game-winner. The Tigers continue to get a sizable portion of their offense from 3-point range and have made 69 of them during this six-game winning streak - which accounts for 44.8 percent of its offense in those wins. And the the two games between the schools in the regular season both went to overtime.
The Razorbacks don't have any seniors this season, and among the nine players in their regular rotation are six newcomers.
Nembhard finished the quarterfinals matchup with 20 points and six dimes, while Johnson had a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Joe said while the Razorbacks wanted to play in the NCAA Tournament, they would welcome the opportunity to play in the NIT, especially after their disappointing showing against Florida.
Nembhard led the way for Florida, not just with the dagger, but also in scoring (20 points) and assists (6) in one of his most complete showings as a Gator. LSU's freshman forward Naz Reid immediately tied it up with a three with 16 seconds remaining in regulation to tie the game at 73-all.
The Tigers extend their lead to five points after a jumper by Javonte Smart and a layup by Marlon Taylor. "I give (Florida coach) Mike (White) and his group credit". Passed it to Andrew and he hit a big shot.
"Last week, when the University chose to place me on administrative leave, I accepted the decision without complaint as I knew that they wanted time to reflect on the flurry of media reports", Wade said Thursday in a statement. With all the distractions it was hard to predict how the Tigers were going to play. I'm glad he hit it.
"LSU is one of the best teams in the country", White said. Found me. I had to let it go.
Florida had just 24 points in the paint versus LSU's 48 points in that area of the court, but their ability to shoot from behind the arc and get to the free throw line was a key aspect of this game. But the Gators kept shooting 3s and went 6 of 13 in the second half.
On Saturday, UF will take on the victor of Auburn-South Carolina, which is now underway.
South Carolina: Depth has been a problem for South Carolina all season, and it showed up again Friday as Auburn outscored the Gamecocks 23-2 in bench points.