Florida loses to UConn in Final Four

Published On: Apr 05 2014 08:30:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 05 2014 11:18:08 PM EDT

VIDEO: The Gators had run off 30 wins in a row, just one game away from punching their ticket to the National Championship. The Florida Gators fall to UConn 63-53 in what's being called a major upset in the Final Four.


Florida saw its 30-game win streak come to an end in a 63-53 loss to Connecticut in the Final Four.

The Gators jumped out to a 7-0 lead to start the game but the Huskies controlled the rest of the game. UConn outscored Florida 38-31 in the second half and shot 56 percent from the floor.

Jacksonville native Patric Young scored 19 points in a losing effort. SEC player of the year Scottie Wilbekin had arguably his worst game of the season, finishing with just four points and one assist. The Gators shot just 1 of 10 from 3-point range.

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Florida finishes the season 36-3, including two losses to UConn. The first loss came back on December 2nd in Storrs, Connecticut.


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