This season, a small, quick, offensive-minded Florida team made its way to the second round of the NCAA Tournament despite having only eight players for much of the way.
Like a game in the NCAA Tournament, this season was “do-or-die” for coach Amanda Butler.
A season defined by exceeded expectations ended Tuesday night in University Park, Penn.
The last time Florida made it to the NCAA Tournament, it fell in the second round to then-No. 1 Baylor.
After two games in as many days, fifth-seeded Florida was bounced from the Southeastern Conference Tournament by No. 12 Kentucky on Friday following a strong showing against Mississippi State on Thursday.