LSU drops third-straight game after falling to Florida at home

LSU head coach Matt McMahon
LSU head coach Matt McMahon(Josh Auzenne | WAFB)
Published: Jan. 10, 2023 at 8:19 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - The LSU Tigers (12-4, 1-3 SEC) have dropped their third-straight game of the season after falling to the Florida Gators (9-7, 2-2 SEC) on Tuesday, Jan. 10, in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

LSU came up on the short end of a 67-56 final.

The Tigers have now lost three straight conference games after starting SEC play with an upset win over a top-10 team in Arkansas on Dec. 28, 2022.

LSU had 16 turnovers in the loss and shot just 32.2% from the field while going just 5-for-28 from behind the arc.

KJ Williams was the lone Tiger to score double-digit points as he finished with 23. He shot 40% from the field and was just 1-for-9 on three-pointers.

Derek Fountain and Adam Miller each scored eight points in the loss.

The Tigers will head to Tuscaloosa to take on No. 4 Alabama on Saturday, Jan. 14.

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