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No. 7 Florida begins play at PK80 Tournament in Portland

Florida will begin play in the tournament on Thursday night against Stanford, with a chance to play either Ohio State or No. 17 Gonzaga on Friday night.

Bonds to play in Portugal

Former Florida women's and P.K. Yonge basketball standout Jaterra Bonds has signed to play for a professional team in Portugal. Bonds, 25, will play for Azores in the Liga Feminina in Portugal after playing last season in Ballarat, Australia for...

Georgia Dome site of great UF hoop memories

Farewell to the Georgia Dome, which was reduced to rubble in the name of progress on Monday in Atlanta. Yes the new Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta might be the ninth or 10th wonder of the world. But for 25...

Egbunu remains on track for January return

Senior center is rehabbing from knee surgery
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Gators in the NBA: Lee retires after 12 years in league

David Lee retired from the game of basketball on Saturday via Instagram.

David Lee always a class act

Former Florida forward David Lee announced his retirement after 12 years in the NBA without much fanfare -- just an Instagram picture with family and friends. The 6-foot-9 Lee packed plenty of success into those 12 seasons. Lee was a...

Koulechov named SEC player of the week

Rice transfer had a couple of double-doubles

Florida No. 7 in AP Top 25

Gators begin PK80 play on Thursday.

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 70-63 win over New Hampshire

Three observations following UF's 70-63 win over New Hampshire: -- With New Hampshire selling out to guard the 3-point line, Florida drove to the basket early but couldn't finish. Forward Egor Koulechov (4 of 14 from floor), guard KeVaughn Allen...

No. 8 Gators survive scare against New Hampshire

Florida junior guard Jalen Hudson summed up No. 8 Florida’s 70-63 win over New Hampshire as a learning experience. “It’s kind of like a smack in the face,” Hudson said Sunday. “We are nowhere as good as we think we...

Stone, No. 8 Gators gear for UNH

Florida redshirt sophomore forward Keith Stone met with coaches after being pulled early in UF’s season-opening win against Gardner-Webb on Monday. Florida coach Mike White said he meets with players on a near daily basis to gauge where they are...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 108-68 win over UNF

Three observations following No. 8 Florida's 108-68 win over UNF at the O'Connell Center: -- Florida played with more grit defensively against UNF, but the Gators need to do a better job of defending without fouling. Florida finished the game...

Photos: Gators Top North Florida 108-68

Gators win the second game of the season over the Ospreys.

Balanced UF overwhelms UNF

UNF coach Matthew Driscoll declared Florida as a Final Four caliber team shortly after the No. 8 Gators dismantled the Ospreys 108-68 before 9,151 at the O’Connell Center. To Florida coach Mike White, there’s still plenty of work that needs...

Gators seek growth against UNF

Florida's record-setting scoring performance in its season opener against Gardner-Webb made defense almost an afterthought. But Florida coach Mike White is in search for improvement on both ends of the floor tonight when the Gators host North Florida. In UF's 116-74...
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Gators in the NBA: Horford’s leadership lifting young Celtics

Al Horford is playing a huge role in Boston's hot start.

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 116-74 win over Gardner-Webb

Three observations following UF's 116-74 win over Garnder-Webb at the O'Connell Center: -- Florida coach Mike White said it wasn't by design to use nine players within the first five minutes against Gardner-Webb, but the third-year UF coach felt like...

Koulechov leads Gators over Gardner-Webb in opener

Behind graduate transfer forward Egor Koulechov, No. 8 Florida put on a dynamic offensive display in its season opener against Gardner-Webb.

Dooley: Gators can score; defend a question

Chris Chiozza’s grin was sly and knowing. It didn’t take him more than a split second to answer the question about what it’s like directing a basketball team with so many weapons.

Breaking down UF’s non-conference schedule

With the start of the season approaching, here’s a breakdown of Florida’s non-conference schedule with analysis from the Blue Ribbon College Yearbook, considered the nation’s most comprehensive college basketball preview magazine. Ordering information for the yearbook can be found...