Thad Matta and Florida head coach Billy Donovan met up before the Buckeyes and Gators got reacquainted.
Kosta Koufos led the way for the Buckeyes in a 62-49 victory. The freshman center had 17 points and 10 rebounds in 29 minutes.
Jon Diebler made 2-of-4 shots from beyond the arc and finished with six points in 30 minutes.
Evan Turner played 24 minutes and had four rebounds and four points.