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Slump in the Swamp

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The LSU Tiger basketball team's hopes of an NCAA berth are slim, especially after that loss Saturday in the Swamp against the nation's top team Florida.  It was a rough go for the purple and gold as they didn't have an answer defensively for the sharp-shooting Gators.  It was the Tigers last chance to prove they deserved to be in the bubble of the tournament bracket but Florida shot more than 50 percent from the field.  The Tigers will more than likely not pull off the win in the SEC tournament with the way Florida is playing right now.  But LSU still has a chance to make it into the NIT bracket, which isn't a bad spot in only head coach Johnny Jones' second season.

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