Within the first 49 seconds of the game in Brooklyn, New York, Gators sophomore center Micah Handlogten fell to the ground — legs tangled with a Panther and never got back into the action. Eight minutes later, a 3-pointer by Pitt redshirt junior forward William Jefferies put UF on the brink of trailing by double digits.
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In the game of basketball, the free throw line can make or break a half, a game or even a season.
The Florida Gators men’s basketball team opened the season with seven newcomers making their debut for UF in its 93-73 win against Loyola Maryland Nov. 6. Three of those newcomers created an immediate impact that could define the Gators this season.
Monday marked the 162nd birthday of basketball’s inventor James Naismith. The Florida Gators men’s basketball team found their own form of celebration at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center.
Any underdog team can go into enemy territory and grab a win in the world of college basketball. Especially when no team has played a minute on the court for the 2023-2024 season.
On any given Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in 1990s Chatsworth, Georgia, Kurt Napier and his family would gather around the TV to watch Southeastern Conference teams duke it out on CBS.
Two historic programs in college football will meet once again along the Saint Johns River at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Oct. 28. The Florida Gators and the No. 1 Georgia Bulldogs have been playing this cross-state football rivalry game for more than 100 years.
Florida sophomore guard Riley Kugel’s performance on the court in the latter half of last season elevated him into the national spotlight. With multiple 20-point games, the 19-year-old proved he can be a threat both in college and in the NBA.
The sight of champions past greets your eyes as you walk into the Florida Gators Hugh Hathcock Basketball Complex. Southeastern Conference titles and national championship trophies encased behind glass smile back at you.
Settling into his new home in Gainesville last August, veteran play-by-play broadcaster Sean Kelley sat down on a call listening to an iconic Gators noise.
Florida men’s basketball sophomore forward Aleks Szymczyk will miss 10 to 12 weeks of action after he broke his foot in practice Tuesday, according to Chris Harry, senior writer for the Florida Gators.
Thousands of fans broke through security at DRV PNK Stadium in Fort Lauderdale while stormy weather ambushed their chance to witness American soccer history Sunday.
Gators rising sophomore forward Aleks Szymczyk watched videos of Gainesville on a one-way flight from Frankfurt, Germany, to Florida. The opportunity to play Division I college basketball for UF was too big to miss out on.
Former Florida Gators men’s basketball forwards Colin Castleton and Alex Fudge transferred to UF during different stages of their collegiate careers. Now, they will start their professional journey in near-identical fashion.
Sunrise Christian Academy center John Bol announced his commitment to the Florida Gators and head coach Todd Golden on Twitter Saturday. He chose the Gators over Missouri, Wake Forest, Texas, Michigan, Southern California, UConn and the Overtime Elite league.
UC Riverside senior transfer guard Zyon Pullin committed to the Florida Gators men’s basketball team and head coach Todd Golden Wednesday, according to reports from ESPN’s Jeff Borzello.
Orlando Christian Prep shooting guard Isaiah Brown has committed to the Florida Gators recruiting class of 2024 Sunday, according to On3’s Joe Tipton.
Florida International University transfer junior offensive lineman Lyndell Hudson Jr. announced his commitment to the Florida Gators football program on Twitter Saturday.
Gators players watched with hats inside-out, cleats on shoulders and just about every small superstition possible in the Florida dugout with a chance to win a Sunshine State showdown at home with bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Ole Miss sophomore pitcher Catelyn Riley couldn’t stop the singles from coming in the bottom of the third inning.