Florida Tall Order for Marquette

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If the Marquette Golden Eagles think they prepared themselves to play a high-energy, up-tempo team last weekend against Murray State, wait until they take the court against Florida on Thursday night in the Sweet 16.

"They're Murray State on steroids," joked point guard Junior Cadougan. "They have bigger guys than Murray State, they'll come out ready to play and they play an aggressive style."

Marquette coach Buzz Williams said, "It's as potent an offensive team as I've studied this year."

Marquette has had limited success when it has ventured in Southeastern Conference territory, but that's where the Golden Eagles are headed again Thursday.

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