Maybe Bo Ryan should have delayed the Florida home-and-home a little longer. Senior center Erik…
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Consider this the early season wake-up call that could be a big benefit down the road. Sluggish on screens and suffering too many breakdowns defensively, No.22 Wisconsin suffered a bitter learning lesson Wednesday by getting soundly beaten by No.10 Florida, 74-56, at the O'Connell Center. Wisconsin (1-1) was dominant defensively last season with its scoring defense. The Badgers allowed only 53.2 points per game (first in the NCAA) and only let one team score 71. Florida (2-0) surpassed that mark by a red-hot hottest shooting exhibition. The Gators won their 12 straight nonconference games at home by shooting 61.9 percent (26-for-42) overall, 50 percent (6-for-12) from three-point range and 80 percent (16-for-20) from the free-throw line. "We got away from our defensive scouting report," said...
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