Will Yeguete, one of the Florida's best rebounders and the heart and soul of coach Billy Donovan's full-court press, broke his left foot midway through the second half against Auburn.
Bradley Beal broke out of his shooting slump, scoring 17 points and leading No. 19 Florida to a 70-48 victory over Georgia on Tuesday night.
Florida 84, Rhode Island 59
Florida 71, Xavier 67
Chandler Parsons scored 19 points, Erving Walker broke out of a shooting slump and Florida beat Tennessee (No. 17 ESPN/USA Today, No. 19 AP) 75-62 on Tuesday night.
Nick Calathes broke out of a shooting slump with 19 points, Chandler Parsons added 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Florida beat Jacksonville 84-62 Wednesday night in the opening round of the NIT.
Florida 93, Tennessee Tech 65
Joakim Noah and Taurean Green broke out of slumps just in time to help No. 5 Florida make history.
Joakim Noah made up for the missing Al Horford to lead Florida past Stetson on Wednesday night.
Lee Humphrey broke out of a brief shooting slump, hitting five 3-pointers and leading top-ranked Florida to a 93-44 victory over Chattanooga on Saturday night.