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Wilbekin breaking out in junior year

Wilbekin's defense has been dominant this year

Florida head coach Billy Donovan has been around a lot of good perimeter defenders in his time at Florida. He's not shy about putting junior guard Scottie Wilbekin among the best. Donovan has raved about Corey Brewer and Justin Hamilton playing defense in the past, but Wilbekin has turned into his new stopper. His on-ball defense has sparked one of the nation's best defenses this year.

"He's made our defense a lot better because he's got really, really good feet," Florida head coach Billy Donovan said. "He can move his feet and keep people in front. He's a physical guard and a hard guy to screen. If he does get screened, he's got a real good ability to get around that, off contact and get back on the ball." Scottie Wilbekin is just now starting to get the recognition he has... Recommended Stories

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