Billy Donovan loves coaching and living for the moment. He's not one for big reflection or talk of his accomplishments. But outside the previous trips to the Final Four and games with the national title on the line, seems to me no game has meant more to how we'll perceive Billy Donovan than the one he'll coach against Michigan on Sunday afternoon.
When it comes to the dominant storyline for Florida entering the second round of the NCAA tournament, you could pretty much point to the stat line that proclaims that the Gators are 0-6 in games that are six points or closer.
Alabama forward Nick Jacobs woke up on Friday with back spams, while Florida forward Erik Murphy has dealt with a swollen knee over the past three days. Despite the injuries, both were instrumental in their team's victories in the SEC quarterfinals. On Saturday, the Crimson Tide will look to bolster their NCAA tournament at-large hopes with a win over the Gators.