Sports | Volleyball
Fresh off a first-round bye, the Gators take on the Morehead State Eagles in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday.
Florida swept the Aggies in a double-header. It racked up a 19-3 regular-season record. The Gators will find out their path to the Championship April 4 during the Selection Show.
Florida failed to sweep its season series against Kentucky Saturday afternoon and lost in straight sets.
The Gators, led by T’ara Ceasar, battled back from a 2-1 deficit to take down the No. 3 Wildcats.
No. 7 Florida welcomes in its first ranked opponent this weekend: No. 25 Missouri.
Florida made quick work of the Razorbacks and defeated them 3-0.
Junior Thayer Hall tallied 16 kills over the three sets of competition, leading the Gators to their eighth straight victory.
Dooley blocks eight and records six kills in three-set victory versus Tennessee.
The Gators are 52-0 all time against Mississippi State, and they will try to make it 54-0 this weekend.