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Tubby, Donovan to meet again for round of 16 berth

Updated: March 23, 2013, 4:13 PM ET
Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas -- Minnesota coach Tubby Smith knows his next opponent all too well.

Six years after their last meeting in the Southeastern Conference, when Smith was still at Kentucky, he will coach against Florida's Billy Donovan again -- this time in the Lone Star State with a trip to the NCAA tournament's round of 16 on the line.

"I'm pretty familiar with Billy Donovan," Smith said after his 11th-seeded Gophers pulled away for an 83-63 win over UCLA in the South Regional late Friday ...

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