Amanda Butler’s third season as head coach of the UF women’s basketball team wasn’t the charm she was looking for.
Amanda Butler cautioned her team against the athletic, guard-oriented play Miami posed.
One year following a second-round loss in the NCAA Tournament, Florida missed out on the tourney altogether.
UF topped Auburn in a double-overtime rollercoaster-type game in early January, but the Tigers brought the Gators’ ride to a screeching halt Thursday.
The start of the Southeastern Conference Tournament means a clean slate, and the Gators are hoping they can return to the form they showed when SEC play opened in January.