Gators in NBA: Haslem having talks with Heat, deciding on return

MIAMI — Udonis Haslem is creating jobs, while working toward getting his Miami Heat job back for another season. Haslem (University of Florida) has had talks with the Heat in recent days as he continues working through the process of...

Newcomer Pinkins top paid UF assistant basketball coach

Florida associate coach Al Pinkins is set to make $315,000 for the 2018-19 season, while Florida assistant coaches Darris Nichols and Jordan Mincy both received significant raises as well. Pinkins, hired from Texas Tech to replace departed UF associate coach...

Former Gator walk-on Fricke finds new competitive outlet

Hudson Fricke spent three seasons a walk-on for the Florida men's basketball program, playing sparingly from 2007-10 while pushing teammates in practices. Fast-forward eight years and Fricke has found a different competitive outlet, a lifestyle and a business opportunity in...

Florida opens with Oklahoma in Battle 4 Atlantis

Florida will meet an old friend to open the 2018 Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament in the Bahamas. The Gators will begin the first of three games against Oklahoma on Nov. 21. Tip time is noon and the game will air...

A summer showcase for former UF standout Robinson

Former Florida forward standout Devin Robinson has been one of the most impressive players in NBA Summer League play at Las Vegas by all accounts. Robinson is averaging 21.5 points and 4.5 rebounds per game, shooting 30-of-52 (58 percent) from...
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Gators will face rugged non-conference schedule

Special to Gatorsports.com The Florida men's basketball team will once again navigate one of the nation's toughest schedules in the 2018-19 season. Including SEC play, Florida already has 12 games scheduled against nine of CBS Sports' early Top 25, potentially adding...

Chiozza, Robinson shine for Washington Wizards

Former Gators Chris Chiozza and Devin Robinson are back playing together in summer league for the Washington Wizards. And in the words of Peaches and Herb, reunited never felt so good. Robinson had a team-high 24 points in 9 of 18...

A look at UF’s top 2019 recruiting targets

It's never too early to discuss recruiting. Especially when it comes to Florida basketball. Florida coach Mike White and his staff brought in a breakthrough class in 2018, which included his first five-star signee at UF, Andrew Nembhard, plus four-star...

May making moves at FAU

Former Florida assistant coach Dusty May learned he had plenty to sell when he took over as Florida Atlantic’s head basketball coach last March. Granted, FAU’s basketball history has produced just one NCAA Tournament appearance. That happened in 2002 when...
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White: ‘I’m holding my breath’ Gators can stay healthy

If the Gators can stay healthy, this will be a basketball team that can come at you in waves.

Former UF standout Brewer welcomes returning to OKC

Former Gator standout, NBA free agent back in Gainesville for youth basketball camp

Chiozza joining Wizards summer league team

Former Florida point guard Chris Chiozza has accepted a NBA summer league invite with the Washington Wizards. Chiozza, UF's all-time leader in assists with 571, will be reunited with former Gator teammate Devin Robinson, who was on a two-way contract...

Former Florida standouts Koulechov, Chiozza pursuing pro dreams

There are different paths to make it on an NBA roster, many options to play professional basketball. Former Florida forward Egor Koulechov and point guard Chris Chiozza are longshots to get picked in Thursday night’s NBA draft. But both players...

Gators to tip off season at Florida State

Early start to season — Nov. 6

Former UF basketball star opens escape room

By Daniel Smithson Staff writer A former University of Florida basketball standout has taken his hobby and flipped it into a family-fun entertainment option in downtown Gainesville. Patric Young, who played center for the Gators from 2010 to 2014, is a primary...

SEC releases opponent breakdown

The full SEC schedule will be released later this summer.

Gators in the NBA: End of season wrap-up

Celtics center Al Horford evolved as a player this year and provided leadership on a team that was a game away from the NBA Finals.

Updated: Hudson returning for senior season at Florida

After going through a handful of NBA workouts, Florida guard Jalen Hudson decided the right move was to build off of his high-scoring junior campaign with the Gators. The 6-foot-6 Hudson will be back in a Gator uniform for...

Pinkins gearing for challenge of coaching UF’s bigs

Newly-hired Florida men’s basketball assistant coach Al Pinkins said he's often asked the question, how life would have been different if his path wound up football instead of hoops. A star high school quarterback out of Camilla, Ga., Pinkins had...

Gators to visit TCU in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

Florida holds a 2-0 all-time record vs. TCU