Casey Prather and the Florida bench did their job Friday night in the 62-50 win over Florida Gulf Coast. Prather joined Mike Rosario and head coach Billy Donovan on the stage to talk to the national media about the contest and quite a bit about the Eagles.
March 30, 2013
Billy Donovan the mentor. It is part of the job that he cherishes and a big part of the reason he is still in the coaching of college basketball. That doesn't mean the mentoring is always easy, or that it always works, but for Donovan it is one of those things that draws him to young people and his backcourt has need that mentoring and the tough love he can provide at times.
March 27, 2013
Seniors Mike Rosario and Erik Murphy outscored the entire Minnesota team at halftime. The game changed quickly in the second half, but the barrage of points the two laid out on the line allowed Florida to leave with a convincing victory over Big-10 stalwart Minnesota. The two talked a great deal with the media following the 78-64 victory that propelled them into the Sweet-16.
March 24, 2013