Coach Mike WhiteSamantha Harrison / Alligator Staff
The charity stripe has been an oasis for Florida.
It’s where the Gators take their free throws after being fouled by an opposing team down a mere two or three points at the very end of the game. It’s where they can breathe a sigh of relief and know that they’ve survived a comeback surge in the final seconds once again.
Towson. St. Joseph’s. Xavier. Marshall.
Escaping arenas with a win in the vein of Indiana Jones narrowly outrunning a rolling boulder has been the modus operandi of UF for almost its entire season (save Miami and North Florida).