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Gators must stop BYU pick-and-roll

To contain Jimmer Fredette, Florida must stop the Cougars before they get started

Updated: March 24, 2011, 11:39 AM ET
By Matt Giles | ESPN Insider
Jimmmer FredetteJustin Edmonds/Getty ImagesSlowing down Jimmer Fredette won't be easy, but the Gators may have the personnel to do it.

Once it became evident one of the Southeast Region's Sweet 16 games would be between the Florida Gators and Brigham Young Cougars, some assumed the 2011 tilt would closely mirror what happened in 2010, specifically a game in which Jimmer Fredette led the Cougars to a double-overtime victory with 37 points. This assumption was widely based on the fact both teams return virtually the same lineups from a year ago.

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