No. 8 Florida needs OT to subdue UL-Monroe

Gainesville, FL ( – Jon Horford hit the go-ahead shot with
1:18 left in overtime, and No. 8 Florida shook off UL-Monroe by a 61-56
score in a Battle 4 Atlantis preliminary-round contest at O’Connell Center.

Michael Frazier totaled 21 points and eight rebounds for the Gators (2-1),
while Chris Chiozza picked up 11 and Jacob Kurtz recorded 13 rebounds for the
victorious hosts.

Tylor Ongwae poured in 19 points with eight boards for the Warhawks (2-1).
Nick Coppola contributed 11 points in a losing cause.