Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • KU 43.2
    • 37.0 FLA
  • Three Point %

    • KU 42.1
    • 50.0 FLA
  • Turnovers

    • KU 24
    • 8 FLA
  • Rebounds

    • KU 40
    • 30 FLA

Game Information

Stephen C. O'Connell Center
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Coverage: ESPN
  • Gainesville, Florida 32653
  • Line: FLA -2.0
Attendance: 12,423
100%
Capacity: 12,000
Referees: James Breeding, Pat Adams, Anthony Greene
12/11/2013 Associated Press

Wilbekin, Florida hold on to topple Kansas

Scottie Wilbekin scored a career-high 18 points, Dorian Finney-Smith added 15 and No. 19 Florida held on to beat No. 13 Kansas 67-61 on Tuesday night.

ESPN12T
Kansas214061
Florida363167

Game Flow

KU
FLA
0:00 - 2nd Half

KU

61

FLA

67

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Andrew Wiggins made Jumper.
  • Frank Mason made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Wayne Selden Jr..
  • Andrew Wiggins missed Layup.
  • Andrew Wiggins missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Wayne Selden Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Tarik Black missed Layup.
  • Andrew Wiggins missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Wayne Selden Jr. missed Jumper.
  • Wayne Selden Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Naadir Tharpe missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Andrew Wiggins made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Joel Embiid.
  • Andrew Wiggins missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Joel Embiid made Layup.
  • Joel Embiid made Dunk. Assisted by Naadir Tharpe.
  • Naadir Tharpe missed Jumper.
  • Tarik Black missed Layup.
  • Andrew Wiggins missed Layup.
  • Andrew Wiggins made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Jamari Traylor.
  • Andrew Wiggins made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Naadir Tharpe.
  • Brannen Greene missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Casey Prather missed Jumper.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Kasey Hill.
  • Will Yeguete missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin missed Jumper.
  • Kasey Hill made Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Dorian Finney-Smith.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Kasey Hill.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Jumper.
  • Will Yeguete missed Layup.
  • Scottie Wilbekin missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Layup.
  • Patric Young made Jumper. Assisted by Scottie Wilbekin.
  • Patric Young missed Jumper.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith missed Layup.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith made Jumper. Assisted by Scottie Wilbekin.
  • Kasey Hill missed Layup.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith missed Jumper.
  • Will Yeguete missed Jumper.
  • Patric Young made Jumper. Assisted by Kasey Hill.
  • Patric Young missed Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin missed Jumper.
  • Casey Prather missed Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Jumper.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith missed Layup.
  • Patric Young missed Jumper.
  • Casey Prather missed Jumper.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith missed Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Jumper.
  • Kasey Hill missed Jumper.
  • Scottie Wilbekin made Layup. Assisted by Michael Frazier II.
  • Dorian Finney-Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Casey Prather made Two Point Tip Shot.

Research Notes

  • --Florida scored a season-high 28 points off 24 Kansas turnovers Tuesday, the second-most points off turnovers Kansas has allowed in a game in the last three seasons.--Florida has a defensive goal of 0.90 points or fewer per possession allowed. The Gators came close to reaching their goal Tuesday, limiting Kansas to 61 points on 64 possessions (0.95 points per possession). Entering Tuesday, 24 teams were allowing 0.90 points or fewer per possession this season, and Florida had allowed 0.92 points per possession.--Florida also has an offensive goal of 1.15 points or more per possession. The Gators fell short of their goal against the Jayhawks, averaging 1.05 points per possession. The Gators are now 7-0 this season when they average more than a point per possession, and 0-2 when they do not.

  • Kansas grabbed 11 offensive rebounds Tuesday, but shot 0-for-6 from the field on second-chance field goals. The Jayhawks' four second-chance points (all from the FT line) tied their season low. Coming into the game, Kansas had averaged 11.3 second-chance points per game, tied for second-fewest among Big 12 teams.

  • Kansas struggled against Florida's zone defense Tuesday, making just 4-of-15 shots and turning it over on 9 of 18 possessions.

  • After falling behind 10-3 early in the first half, Florida went on a 21-0 run over a span of more than seven minutes. The Gators used a zone defense during the majority of the run, limiting Kansas to 0-for-4 from the field and forcing 4 turnovers with the zone.

  • The Jayhawks are averaging 22.2 fewer points per game during their last 4 games compared with their first 5, struggling against a tough schedule. They started the season 5-0, scoring at least 80 points in every game, including a win over Duke when they scored a season-high 94.

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