Wisconsin took an 83-81 lead on a pair of Nigel Hayes free throws with four seconds left. But Chiozza took the inbound pass, raced the length of the court, and launched a 3-pointer for the game-winner.
Canyon Barry, the youngest of NBA legend Rick Barry’s four sons, plays for the University of Florida and shoots his free throws ‘Granny’ style like his Pop. Why don’t more players try it? Good question.
Former Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow will begin this baseball season in a familiar territory as the New York Mets assigned him to their Single-A team in Columbia, South Carolina — home to the University of South Carolina Gamecocks.
The University of Miami, Florida State, Florida and Florida Gulf Coast are locks for the NCAA Tournament. But for bubble teams like Syracuse, Kansas State and Vanderbilt, it will be a nerve-wracking day on Sunday.
The No. 7 seed Commodores, playing about two miles from their home campus, cruised from there to upset No. 2 Florida 72-62 in the SEC tournament quarterfinals on Friday in Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. The loss marks Florida’s first SEC tournament exit without a win since the 2007-2008 season.