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Gators Set Sights on Trophy

Gators Set Sights on Trophy

OMAHA, Neb.— When Preston Tucker and Mike Zunino walked into the press conference room Sunday morning, there wasn't much focus on their surroundings. Once the door opened, their eyes locked onto the center of the long, elevated table at the front of the room. That's where the national championship trophy sat. Their quest for it begins Monday night.

"It's exciting just seeing how close you are to getting it," Florida first baseman-right fielder Preston Tucker said. "It's just a three-game series. Whoever is playing best at that time is going to win it. It's there for the taking; whoever wants it more is going to end up with the trophy." Florida head coach Kevin O'Sullivan and South Carolina head coach Ray Tanner started the press conference...

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