Rhamat Alhassan (pictured in the middle) dominated on both ends of the court as #2 Florida swept Texas A&M to stay atop the SEC table.
The win over Arkansas was a huge match for Florida as they recorded their third 80 digs four-set match since 2008 along with having three players with at least eight blocks for the first time since 2004.
Lipscomb junior outside hitter Carlyle Nusbaum averaged 7.43 kills and 4.14 digs per set en route to VolleyMob Player of the Week honors.
Senior middle blocker Rhamat Alhassan became the Gators all-time blocking leader as No. 4 Florida notched its 20th win of the season in a road sweep of Tennessee on Sunday.
At midseason, National Player of the Year candidates are beginning to emerge.
#4 Florida got revenge from their first loss of the season two weeks ago by sweeping #6 Kentucky in Lexington.
Joseph wills Gators to victory over Gamecocks.
Fifteen players joined the 1,000 kill club during week nine, including Penn State’s Haleigh Washington, Florida’s Carli Snyder and Cal Poly’s Adlee Van Winden.
No. 4 Florida utilized a balanced offensive attack, while hitting .300 or better in three sets and besting Auburn in everything but aces in a four-set road win on Sunday.
The Florida Gators were able to bounce back from their loss to Kentucky to take down Alabama in straight sets.