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South Carolina-Florida Game Notes

Jan. 23, 2008

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Post-Game Press Conference

Columbia, S.C. -

    •Florida leads the overall series 33-19 which includes a 17-11 mark in Columbia. The Gators won both meetings last season, but Carolina took two of three against UF the prior season when the Gators won the first of two straight NCAA Championships.

    •Dominique Archie has started all 48 games in his career. Devan Downey and Zam Fredrick are the only other Gamecocks to start in every game this season.

    •Archie recorded a career high 11 rebounds on the night. His previous high was 10 against Lipscomb on Nov. 19, 2006 and against Radford on Jan. 2, 2008. He has at least 4 rebounds in every game this year except the first (1 vs. SC State) and has at least 5 rebounds in all but 2 games this season (SC State and Vanderbilt). He has scored in double figures 10 times this year and 8 of the last 9. He recorded his 2nd double-double this season and the 3rd of his career.

    •Devan Downey started the night leading the SEC in scoring in SEC games (24.7) and second by a half point to Vanderbilt's Shan Foster in all games (Foster has 20.1 and Downey has 19.6). He scored in double figures for the 39th straight game (dating back to CU) and has hit double digits every game for the Gamecocks. Downey had 4 games with 2+ three's at Cincinnati and he has 9 games this season with 2+ three's. He has scored 20+ in 9 games this season including 4 straight and 5 of the last 6.

    •Zam Fredrick dished out 5 assists on the night. He has 5+ assists in 5 games this season. He has scored in double figures in 16 of 18 games this season. He grabbed 4 rebounds and he has at least 4 in 9 games this season.

    •South Carolina has hit a three point basket in 186 consecutive games and had a block in 104 straight games. The Gamecocks recorded all 5 of their blocks in the 2nd half.

    •The Gamecocks have hit 10+ three pointers in a game 6 times this season. Carolina is 4-2 in those 6 games. Carolina hit 10+ three's in only 7 games last season. (30 games)




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