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Chomping at Bits: Florida’s NCAA Tournament tip time, Homecoming foe set

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NCAA Basketball: SEC Conference Tournament-Auburn vs Florida Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

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Florida to play NCAA Tournament opener at 6:50 p.m Thursday on TNT: And heaven help us, Reggie Miller is on the call. There’s also ticket info at this link, in case you’re making the trek to Des Moines. (Denver Parler, Florida Gators)

Scouting Florida’s first-round foe, Nevada: Here are like 200 words from the Associated Press! (The Gainesville Sun)

Florida schedules Homecoming for rare Auburn visit: The Gators will play a bunch of Tigers from the SEC on Homecoming for the third straight year. Here’s hoping this try goes somewhat better than the last two. (Will Pantages, Florida Gators)

Observations from Florida’s first padded practice: Sure sounds like Feleipe Franks is at least going to maintain the level of play he reached late last year. (P.S.: I know we haven’t written anything about spring practice yet. We’ll get to it.) (Zach Abolverdi, The Gainesville Sun)

Gators say they’re more comfortable in second year under Todd Grantham: Comfort leads to confidence leads to production, in my opinion. (Thomas Goldkamp, 247Sports)

Bradley Beal has All-NBA stats — except for wins: He’s averaging 25-5-5 and just had back-to-back 40-point nights. But the Wizards are bad. So. (Candace Buckner, The Washington Post)