February 28, 2012
The Florida game in a nutshell
Vanderbilt earned a 77-67 win over No. 13 Florida at Memorial Gym on Tuesday night. VandySports.com's Jesse Johnson and Chris Lee were there and have all the key details.
Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings didn't pull any punches in addressing the situation. Florida's Brad Beal had just hit a 3-pointer to cut VU's lead to 62-61 with 5:42 left, and UF's guards had been slicing through the lane to get lay-ups for much of the second half.
So, Stallings, who strongly prefers to play man-to-man, ordered a 2-3 zone. "Going to the zone was out of sheer we couldn't guard them in man," he said.
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