Paul Abell-USA TODAY Sports
ATLANTA -- Even facing its biggest deficit since November, No. 1 Florida never panicked.

The Gators know their defense will never let them down.

Swarming relentlessly in the second half, Florida rallied from 10 points down and defeated Tennessee 56-49 in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday.

Complete Recap
Box Score

Top Performers
Tennessee: J. Stokes 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk
Florida: P. Young 16 Pts, 8 Reb

Florida will face Kentucky in the Championship game on Sunday.
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