Gators ready to run with Auburn

Florida is prepared for an up-tempo challenge in another critical game down the stretch tonight against No. 12 Auburn. If the SEC-leading Tigers choose to run, as has been the case all season, Florida coach Mike White said he’s willing...
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Gator Hoops: What should the Gators expect from Auburn on Saturday?

Kevin Brockway interviews Al.com sports writer James Crepea for insight into the Tigers.

Gators looking to recover during home stretch

After Auburn. Florida plays Tuesday at Alabama, then closes the regular season on March 2 at home against Kentucky.

Dooley’s Dribblings, February finale: What’s up with KeVaughn?

Our weekly look at SEC basketball: *  While Florida’s free fall continues, there is one thing that is obvious — KeVaughn Allen is really struggling. Especially away from the friendly confines of Exactech Arena. His bagel at Tennessee (and he...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 62-57 loss at Tennessee

Three observations following Florida's 62-57 loss at Tennessee on Wednesday night: -- Florida coach Mike White said he benched junior guard KeVaughn Allen down the stretch due to his lack of aggressiveness, "Just going with guys who were playing hard...

Florida drops third straight, falls at Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. --  This time, there was no lead to squander. Florida played from behind for most of the night against No. 19 Tennessee and was unable to catch up in a 62-57 loss to the Vols at Thompson-Boling Arena. The...

UF’s Lee chosen for 2018 SEC Legends Class

Special to Gatorsports.com David Lee was named to the 2018 class of Southeastern Conference Men's Basketball Legends, the league announced office Wednesday. The 2005 SEC Tournament Champion and 2016 UF Athletics Hall of Fame inductee will be honored at the...

Gators get chance for another statement win

Florida coach Mike White had a feeling that Tennessee was going to be better than projected heading into the 2017-18 season. White recalled a conversation with one of UT’s assistant coaches over last summer after noticing a preseason magazine picked...
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White noise in the system

Considered an NCAA Tournament lock two weeks ago, the Gators are now in danger of missing the dance for the third time in their last four seasons.
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Gators in the NBA: Beal scores 14 in All-Star Game debut

Also worth noting this week was Beal scoring 36 points in the largest comeback win of the NBA season.

Notebook: UF unable to sustain 3-point defense in Vandy loss

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --- Florida entered its matchup with Vanderbilt on Saturday afternoon with a goal to clamp down and defend the 3-point line. The Gators did it for a half, but ultimately gave up too many open looks from beyond...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 71-68 loss to Vanderbilt

Three observations following Florida's 71-68 loss to Vanderbilt at Memorial Gym: -- Offense had been a problem for the Gators in squandering leads in the final 10 minutes. This time, it was defense that cost the Gators. Florida was outscored...

Gators squander another lead, fall at Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The collapse was complete. Another winnable game went by the wayside as Florida was unable to hold another double-digit, second-half lead in a disheartening 71-68 loss to Vanderbilt at Memorial Gym. Yet Florida redshirt sophomore forward Keith...

Dupay on Chiozza, relief efforts in Puerto Rico

Has Florida senior point guard Chris Chiozza hit a wall? I posted that question to former Gator standout point guard Teddy Dupay on my latest Gator Hoops podcast. The 6-foot, 175 pound Chiozza entered February having scored double figures in 12...

Working harder results in more time for Florida’s Okauru

For a former consensus three-star prospect, freshman guard Mike Okauru hasn’t played like one as of late. While the overall takeaway from Florida’s 72-69 overtime loss was the disappointing collapse down the stretch Wednesday against Georgia, Okauru’s continued emergence was...

Stall ball dooms Gators in Georgia loss

“When fatigue sets in, we seem to lose sight of our goals,” Florida junior guard KeVaughn Allen said.

GatorHoops: Florida basketball gets ready for Vandy

Kevin Brockway talks with former Gators player Teddy Dupay.

Dooley’s Dribblings, post Valentine’s Day

SEC officiating has taken a downturn
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Photos: Florida falls to Georgia in OT

Gators lose a close one in overtime 69-72.

Dooley: Gators now in survival mode

When it was over, Georgia’s Juwan Parker stood in the middle of the floor and waved goodbye to the Rowdy Reptiles. Soon, he may be waving goodbye to his coach as well, but for this night, Georgia basketball was...