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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2007
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No. 25 Alabama (18-6, 5-4 SEC) at No. 1 Florida (23-2, 10-0 )

Tipoff: Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Stephen C. OíConnell Center in Gainesville, Fla.

TV/radio: WAMY-TV has the Lincoln Financial broadcast, while radio coverage will be handled by AM-730, AM-770, AM-1400 and FM-92.5.

Alabama lineup: F Alonzo Gee, 6-6, So., 13.2 ppg., 5.5 rpg.; F Richard Hendrix, 6-8, So., 14.9 ppg., 8.9 rpg.; C Jermareo Davidson, 6-10, Sr., 15.0 ppg., 8.7 rpg.; G Brandon Hollinger, 5-11, So., 4.3 ppg., 1.3 rpg; G Ronald Steele, 6-3, Jr.,9.3 ppg., 4.2 assists.

Florida: F Joakim Noah, 6-11, Jr. 12.7 ppg., 8.1 rpg; F Corey Brewer, 6-9, Jr., 12.9 ppg., 4.3 rpg; C Al Horford, 6-10, Jr., 8.8 ppg., 12.6 assists.; G Lee Humphrey, 6-2, Sr., 10.4 ppg, 1.5 rpg; G Taurean Green, 6-0 Jr., 13.6 ppg., 3.6 assists.

Noteworthy: Florida returns all five starters from its 2006 national championship squad. ... Alabama is 35-19 overall in Gainesville and hasnít won there since 1995. ... Athens High graduate Richard Hendrix is averaging 19 points and 9.8 rebounds in his last five games. .... Florida leads the conference, outscoring opponents by 13.3 points in conference games, while the Tide is second to last, being outscored by 6.5 points.

- Josh Cooper, Daily Sports Writer

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