GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Samford women's basketball team dropped an 84-48 decision at Florida Saturday afternoon at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center.
With the loss, Samford falls to 1-3 on the young season. Florida improves to 3-0 with the win.
FROM THE BOX SCORE
- Samford was led in the game by Sarah Myers with 11 points.
- Charity Brown and Ta'Naisha Hill had six points each.
- Florida scored the first 13 point of the game to take a 13-0 lead with 6:20 left in the first quarter after a free throw by Kristina Moore.
- The Gators held a 28-8 lead after the first quarter.
- Florida pushed its lead to 34-8 with 9:03 left in the second period.
- Florida took a 53-18 lead into the locker room at halftime.
- The Gators maintained their lead throughout the third quarter.
- Samford trailed, 69-34 at the end of three periods.
- Florida finished with an 84-48 victory.
- Samford will play at Florida State Sunday at 1 p.m. (CT) in Tallahassee, Fla.