KNOXVILLE, TN - JANUARY 7: Kenny Boynton #1 of the Florida Gators drives for a shot over Cameron Tatum #23 of the Tennessee Volunteers at Thompson-Boling Arena on January 7, 2012 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Tennessee defeated Florida 67-56. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
The No. 12 Florida Gators look to make it six in a row as they host the South Carolina Gamecocks on Thursday night. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN2.
The No. 12 Florida Gators will host the struggling South Carolina Gamecocks on Thursday night in search of yet another win in the SEC. The Gators currently boast a 5-1 record in conference play to go with their 17-4 overall record. The Gamecocks, meanwhile, are 9-11 overall and only 1-5 in the SEC.
A win tonight would make six in a row for Florida, who haven't faltered since dropping their conference opener to the Tennessee Volunteers on January 7. The Gators are most recently coming off a decisive win over the No. 22 Mississippi St. Rebels and are looking to keep things rolling. The Gamecocks will have their hands full on Thursday, as they match up against a balanced team that likes to pass the ball and put up points from many different shooters.
Thursday's game with tip off at 9:00 PM ET at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center in Gainesville. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN2.
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