Gators Take A Six-Pack From Wildcats

Sunday, March 4th 2007, 3:42 pm
By: News On 6

UNDATED (AP) The 5th-ranked Florida Gators have become the first SEC men's basketball team to beat Kentucky six straight times.

Joakim Noah and Taurean Green scored 17 points apiece and the Gators completed a perfect 18-0 home schedule by topping the Wildcats 85-72. Florida had dropped two straight and were tied at halftime before opening the second half on a 13-2 spurt.

Sunday’s top-25 results also include 16th-ranked Louisville's 86-71 win over Seton Hall. Edgar Sosa scored 18 points while Terrence Williams and David Padgett each scored 15, leading the Cardinals to their sixth consecutive win.