Gators snap 7-game losing streak against Florida State with 71-55 win

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Orlando Sentinel

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida beat Florida State at its own game to snap the Seminoles’ stranglehold on the Gators in men’s basketball. Mike White’s squad played suffocating defense and relied on balanced scoring to end a seven-game losing streak dating to 2013 in the series with a 71-55 win Sunday in the O’Connell Center. Big man Colin Castleton led the way with 15 points, a career-high 16 rebounds, six blocked shots and relentless energy. “They out Florida State-ed Florida State,” Noles’ coach Leonard Hamilton. A remade roster with six incoming transfers vowed to play with relentless effort th…

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