Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Florida Gators

Who are these Gators? Maybe March will provide the answer

Who are these Gators? Maybe March will provide the answer

Florida third-year coach Mike White won't know his NCAA Tournament opening-round foe until very late Tuesday, perhaps around midnight, which may be just as well.No real sense in knowing your opponent if you're not certain which of your own teams will...
Updated one month ago
Florida knocked out of SEC tournament by Arkansas

Florida knocked out of SEC tournament by Arkansas

ST. LOUIS — Jaylen Barford scored 27 and matched his career high with 10 rebounds to help send Arkansas to the semifinals of the SEC tournament with an 80-72 win over No. 23 Florida on Friday night.The Razorbacks (23-10) ended an eight-game los...
Updated: 2 months ago
Valspar championship crowd update

Valspar championship crowd update

PALM HARBOR – Expectations are that Innisbrook's Copperhead course will be filled to capacity on Saturday and Sunday now that Tiger Woods is in contention.  Select-a-day tickets remain on sale valsparchampionship.com or at the tournament a...
Updated: 2 months ago
Tampa’s Kevin Knox named SEC co-freshman of the year

Tampa’s Kevin Knox named SEC co-freshman of the year

Former Tampa Catholic star Kevin Knox has been named one of the SEC's co-freshmen of the year.Knox, a 6-foot-9 forward at Kentucky, shares the honor with Alabama guard Collin Sexton, as chosen by the conference's coaches.Knox leads the Wildcats with ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Florida Gators upset No. 23 Kentucky, Tampa’s Kevin Knox scores 14

Florida Gators upset No. 23 Kentucky, Tampa’s Kevin Knox scores 14

GAINESVILLE – After an up-and-down, injury-riddled season where the only constant theme has been inconsistency, Florida will enter the first full week of March peaking."We're playing our best basketball of the year," coach Mike White said.It's ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Florida Gators’ Dan Mullen on quarterbacks, Malik Davis and Kadarius Toney

Florida Gators’ Dan Mullen on quarterbacks, Malik Davis and Kadarius Toney

TAMPA – Even though Dan Mullen has only been Florida's coach for three months, he understands the Gators' program, history and culture.That was obvious Tuesday night during his speaking engagement with boosters at the Tampa Yacht and Country Cl...
Updated: 2 months ago
FSU holds off rally in hard-fought win over Louisville

FSU holds off rally in hard-fought win over Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Terance Mann couldn’t mope over two missed free throws that could have sealed Florida State’s victory. There was still work to do on the other end to make sure Louisville didn’t take advantage. The junior guard quickly redeemed hims...
Updated: 3 months ago
No. 23 Florida clobbered at home by Alabama

No. 23 Florida clobbered at home by Alabama

GAINESVILLE — Mike White hung his head.Florida’s coach scuffed his shoes against the hardwood, screamed into his hands and watched as his team let Saturday’s game slip away.With Alabama on a seven-point run 11 minutes into the second half, the Gators...
Updated: 3 months ago
Florida’s shooting goes cold in road loss to Georgia

Florida’s shooting goes cold in road loss to Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. — The repeated misses were bad for No. 23 Florida. The failure to rebound them made the offensive struggles even more painful. Yante Maten scored 20 and Georgia recovered after blowing a halftime lead to beat the Gators 72-60 on Tuesday n...
Updated: 3 months ago

Florida State beats Miami in OT despite 17 Hurricanes 3-pointers

TALLAHASSEE — Florida State’s Leonard Hamilton and Miami’s Jim Larranaga both have at least 33 years of college basketball coaching experience under their belts.Both might have experienced a first during their matchup Saturday.FSU and Miami needed a ...
Updated: 3 months ago