6:10 PM ET, March 18, 2012
CenturyLink Center Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska
OMAHA, Neb. -- Norfolk State was a good story while it lasted.Against Florida, that wasn't for long.Kenny Boynton scored 20 points and the balanced Gators routed the 15th-seeded Spartans 84-50 on Sunday to reach the regional semifinals of the NCAA tournament for the second straight year.
NCAA Mens Tournament
OMAHA, NE - MARCH 18: Erving Walker #11 of the Florida Gators attempts a shot in the first half against Chris...(Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||18-66 (.273)||28-53 (.528)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-24 (.167)||10-28 (.357)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-13 (.769)||18-25 (.720)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (0/0)||12 (0/0)|
|» Mar 18, 2012||@FLA 84, NORF 50||Recap|
Through its first two games in the Men's Basketball Championship, Florida is shooting 79.2 percent (38-48) in the paint. The Gators were 16-21 in the paint Sunday against Norfolk State. Kenny Boynton led the way, making all five of his paint attempts.
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