The University of Florida women’s basketball team used a balanced offensive attack, which saw nine different players score, and a lockdown defensive performance to cruise to a 72-45 victory against Belmont Tuesday evening at the O’Connell Center.
Florida (6-1) took advantage of 29 Belmont (1-6) turnovers by turning them into 44 points. The Gators also used their size to their advantage as they outscored the Bruins 34-16 in the paint to help them to the 27 point victory.
For the contest, the Gators were led offensively by a trio of players who topped the 10-point mark led by Jennifer George, who scored 15 points and shared team-high honors with six rebounds. Brittany Shine put up a season-high 13 points, while Lanita Bartley tallied 12 points, three assists and three steals in 21 minutes of play.