UNC Charlotte's Amanda Butler was hired Friday as the women's basketball coach at Florida, returning to the school where she once played and where the men are NCAA basketball and football champions.
Florida 69, Mississippi State 63
Florida women's basketball coach Carolyn Peck was fired Monday, one day after the Gators lost their 13th consecutive game.
Carolyn Peck and fifth-seeded Florida might be the hottest team when the SEC tournament opens Thursday.
She won it all at Purdue, then left the college ranks. But now, Carolyn Peck has Florida flying.