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Florida men's basketball season tickets available with $25 deposit



With the Florida men's basketball team coming off its second consecutive NCAA Tournament Elite Eight appearance – the program’s fourth in seven years -- expectations are high heading into the 2012-13 season.

So Florida is offering fans an opportunity to get 2012-13 season tickets now - with just a $25 deposit. 

Anyone who places a deposit by Tuesday, May 1, will receive an exclusive invitation for a behind-the-scenes-tour of the Florida Basketball Practice Complex, as well as the opportunity to hear remarks from head coach Billy Donovan, on a date to be announced before next season.

The 2012-2013 home schedule will include several premier games including Kentucky (plus 8 other SEC games) and Wisconsin. A still to be determined Big East opponent in the SEC/Big East Challenge, Richmond and UCF are also on the schedule. 

A $355 value season ticket is being offered for $315 (plus a per seat contribution if applicable). To place your $25 deposit for 2012-2013 men’s basketball season tickets, go to For more information, contact the Gator Ticket Office at 352-375-4683, ext. 6800 or toll-free at 800-34-GATOR (42867

Under Donovan, the Gators have enjoyed unprecedented success.  After reaching just five NCAA Tournaments in 77 years prior to his arrival, the Gators have reached the NCAA Tournament in 12 of Donovan’s 16 years.  Since 2006, the Gator are 18-3 in the NCAA Tournament, and at 28-10 overall, Donovan’s .737 NCAA Tournament winning percentage is the third-highest among active coaches, trailing only Mike Krzyzewski and Roy Williams.  

[Last modified: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 2:36pm]


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