Connecticut takes down Florida 63-53, presented by VELVEETA

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DeAndre Daniels scored a game-high 20 points as UConn stormed back from a double-digit first-half deficit, seized control early in the second half and upset national title favorite Florida 63-53 in the first of Saturday's two national semifinals. The seventh-seeded Huskies will try for their fourth national championship since 1999 on Monday night against either Kentucky or Wisconsin.
Jeff Eisenberg

Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward Tyler Olander (10) celebrates with teammates at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Tyler Olander (10) celebrates with teammates at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Tyler Olander (10) celebrates with teammates at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) gets a hug after his team beat Florida 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) gets a hug after his team beat Florida 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) gets a hug after his team beat Florida 63-53 at their NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut players celebrate at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut players celebrate at the end of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut players celebrate against Florida in the final moments of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut won 63-53. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel (3) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel (3) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel (3) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) and Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) reach for a loose ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) and Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) reach for a loose ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) and Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) reach for a loose ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) shoots against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut center Amida Brimah, right, dunks the ball in front of Florida guard Kasey Hill during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut center Amida Brimah, right, dunks the ball in front of Florida guard Kasey Hill during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut center Amida Brimah, right, dunks the ball in front of Florida guard Kasey Hill during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier, left, fights for a loose ball with Florida center Patric Young during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier, left, fights for a loose ball with Florida center Patric Young during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier, left, fights for a loose ball with Florida center Patric Young during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Kasey Hill is defended by Connecticut center Amida Brimah during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Florida guard Kasey Hill is defended by Connecticut center Amida Brimah during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Florida guard Kasey Hill is defended by Connecticut center Amida Brimah during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, pool)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks the ball against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks the ball against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) dunks the ball against Florida during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida center Patric Young shoots against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida center Patric Young shoots against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida center Patric Young shoots against Connecticut during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels works to maintain control of the ball as Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels works to maintain control of the ball as Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels works to maintain control of the ball as Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) defends during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels dunks the ball during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) reaches in against Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) reaches in against Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) reaches in against Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, left, shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, left, shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, left, shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan shoots over Florida forward Casey Prather during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Game Official John Higgins checks the replay monitor during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game between Connecticut and Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Game Official John Higgins checks the replay monitor during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game between Connecticut and Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Game Official John Higgins checks the replay monitor during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game between Connecticut and Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward Niels Giffey is shown on the scoreboard as he shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward Niels Giffey is shown on the scoreboard as he shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas
Connecticut forward Niels Giffey is shown on the scoreboard as he shoots a free throw during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) go after the ball during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) go after the ball during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Florida forward Will Yeguete (15) and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) go after the ball during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Florida's Patric Young, left, and Connecticut's Phillip Nolan jump during the opening tip of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida's Patric Young, left, and Connecticut's Phillip Nolan jump during the opening tip of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida's Patric Young, left, and Connecticut's Phillip Nolan jump during the opening tip of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel, left, drives to the basket past Florida center Patric Young during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel, left, drives to the basket past Florida center Patric Young during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Terrence Samuel, left, drives to the basket past Florida center Patric Young during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida guard Kasey Hill, left, falls to the court in front of Connecticut's Amida Brimah (35) and DeAndre Daniels (2) during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Kasey Hill, left, falls to the court in front of Connecticut's Amida Brimah (35) and DeAndre Daniels (2) during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida guard Kasey Hill, left, falls to the court in front of Connecticut's Amida Brimah (35) and DeAndre Daniels (2) during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels reacts during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels reacts during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels reacts during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game against Florida Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) loses the ball as Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) and Dorian Finney-Smith (10) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) loses the ball as Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) and Dorian Finney-Smith (10) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) loses the ball as Florida guard Kasey Hill (0) and Dorian Finney-Smith (10) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Will Yeguete, left, and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, right, eye a made basket during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Will Yeguete, left, and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, right, eye a made basket during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida forward Will Yeguete, left, and Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan, right, eye a made basket during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie, Amida Brimah (35), Niels Giffey (5) and Ryan Boatright (11) cheer at a break against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie, Amida Brimah (35), Niels Giffey (5) and Ryan Boatright (11) cheer at a break against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut head coach Kevin Ollie, Amida Brimah (35), Niels Giffey (5) and Ryan Boatright (11) cheer at a break against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
center Patric Young passes the ball over Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) as Amida Brimah (35) looks on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut's Shabazz Napier (13) is at rear. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
center Patric Young passes the ball over Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) as Amida Brimah (35) looks on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut's Shabazz Napier (13) is at rear. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
center Patric Young passes the ball over Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels (2) as Amida Brimah (35) looks on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Connecticut's Shabazz Napier (13) is at rear. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) drives to the basket over Florida center Patric Young, right, during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) drives to the basket over Florida center Patric Young, right, during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier (13) drives to the basket over Florida center Patric Young, right, during the first half of an NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) shoots as Florida center Patric Young (4) and Will Yeguete (15) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) shoots as Florida center Patric Young (4) and Will Yeguete (15) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) shoots as Florida center Patric Young (4) and Will Yeguete (15) defend during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels shoots over Florida forward Will Yeguete during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels shoots over Florida forward Will Yeguete during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Connecticut forward DeAndre Daniels shoots over Florida forward Will Yeguete during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) passes as Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) defends during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
FINALS WATCH: Florida with fast start this time
Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) passes as Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright (11) defends during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Lasan Kromah (20), and Terrence Samuel (3) walk the floor between plays against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Lasan Kromah (20), and Terrence Samuel (3) walk the floor between plays against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard Lasan Kromah (20), and Terrence Samuel (3) walk the floor between plays against Florida during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard/forward Lasan Kromah (20) shoots as Florida forward Casey Prather (24) defends during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard/forward Lasan Kromah (20) shoots as Florida forward Casey Prather (24) defends during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Connecticut guard/forward Lasan Kromah (20) shoots as Florida forward Casey Prather (24) defends during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Florida forward Casey Prather shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) and Florida's Patric Young (4) look on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Florida forward Casey Prather shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) and Florida's Patric Young (4) look on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)
Florida forward Casey Prather shoots as Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan (0) and Florida's Patric Young (4) look on during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball semifinal game Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Chris Steppig, NCAA Photos)

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