GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Taking on its second-straight top 10 opponent, Florida women’s basketball (7-2) returns to game action Sunday, Jan. 3 when it hosts No. 9 Texas A&M (9-0) for its first SEC contest at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Tipoff is slated for 1 p.m. ET and the game will be broadcast nationally on the SEC Network with Tiffany Greene and Steffi Sorensen on the call.
Date: Sunday, Jan. 3 Time: 1 p.m. ET Matchup: Florida (7-2, 0-1) vs. No. 9 Texas A&M (9-0, 0-0) Location: Gainesville, Fla. | Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center TV: SEC Network with Tiffany Greene and Steffi Sorensen Live Stats: Here Radio: WRUF ESPN 98.1 FM/850 AM with Kyle Crooks and Brittany Davis Notes: Florida | TAMU Tickets: Here
The Gators will look to the comforts of their home court to help them bounce back from Thursday’s conference lidlifter at No. 5 South Carolina. Florida endured a slow start offensively, but thanks to a monster third quarter fought back valiantly against the Gamecocks. Sophomore standout Lavender Briggs led the way with 23 points and six boards.
Florida, which saw its six-game winning streak come to a close, outscored the Gamecocks