Florida 79, Presbyterian 38

Chandler Parsons scored 21 points and Alex Tyus and Erik Murphy

each had double-doubles as Florida dominated Presbyterian 79-38 on

Wednesday night.

The Gators (10-3) scored 13 of the game’s first 14 points and

led the Blue Hose (2-12) by more than 30 for most of the second

half.

Parsons’ all-around game as Florida’s sixth man included two

3-pointers and three dunks.

Tyus’ 16 points and 13 rebounds marked his first double-double

since the season opener. Murphy, who had been battling a shoulder

injury, set career highs with 16 points and 11 boards off the

bench.

The Gators outrebounded the Blue Hose 51-29 and had a 46-12 edge

in points in the paint.

Florida guard Ray Shipman (knee) missed his second straight

game, and center Kenny Kadji (back) sat out for the fifth time in

six games.

Jake Troyli led Presbyterian with 14 points.