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Wilbekin's career night propels No. 7 Florida

Wilbekin's career night propels No. 7 Florida

The game plan for Central Florida was to force Scottie Wilbekin to hit shots. He did. The junior point guard recorded 17 points, five rebounds and eight assists, all career highs, while going 6-for-12 from the field. The starting lineup looked like it wouldn't change until Wilbekin worked his way back, but he could force his way back after No. 7 Florida's 79-66 win over UCF.

"Coach didn't want me to be passive," Scottie Wilbekin said. "He wanted me to come off those screens and shoot it." His previous career high for three-pointers in a game came when he hit three against Tennessee last season. That was tied less than nine minutes into the game on Friday. The other career highs fell quickly, too. His layup ten minutes into the game gave him 11 points, tying his... Recommended Stories

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