Podcast: Preview of Gators’ first game in CWS

Florida baseball writer Kevin Brockway, of the Gainesville Sun, and Texas Tech baseball beat writer Carlos Silva Jr.  chat about the Red Raiders-Gators matchup in the College World Series on Sunday. Both teams met in the 2016 edition of the CWS. 

Early starts for Florida-Auburn Super Regional

Times have been set for this weekend's best-of-three Super Regional series between Florida and Auburn at McKethan Stadium. The No. 1 national  seeed Gators (45-18) will host the Tigers on Saturday and Sunday at noon on ESPN. The deciding third...

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

Gators still playing waiting game on Hudson

Florida coach Mike White is still unsure whether Jalen Hudson will return for his senior season, but has kept communication lines open with a 6-foot-6 shooting guard. Hudson, who led UF in scoring at 15.5 points per game last season,...

Brewer returning to G’ville to host camp

Former Florida standout forward Corey Brewer still enjoys coming back to Gainesville, the place where he helped lead the Gators to back to back national titles in 2006 and 2007. Brewer will be hosting his ninth annual Back 2 Back...

Florida administrators reflect on Slive’s impact

Mike Slive touched many lives in his 13 years as Southeastern Conference commissioner. Slive, who died Wednesday night at 77 after a lengthy illness, was a visionary who helped shape the SEC into the dominant conference it is today. To Florida...

Gates discusses move from Florida to Nebraska

Nebraska made the hire of former Florida associate coach Armon Gates official in a carefully crafted press release on Monday. Here's what Gates had to say about his brief tenure at Florida in his press release statement: "I really enjoyed my...

Calathes to return to NBA? Billy D returning to Thunder

Former Florida point guard Nick Calathes is eyeing a possible return to the NBA after a successful season overseas in Greece, while former Florida basketball coach Billy Donovan will return as head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder for...

Hudson invited to NBA draft combine

Florida junior guard Jalen Hudson has been invited to the NBA Draft Combine, according to multiple reports. Hudson scored a team-high 15.5 points for the Gators this past season, shooting 45.5 percent from the field and 40.4 percent from 3-point...

Foley: amateurism in college hoops worth saving

Florida athletic director emeritus Jeremy Foley said he understood the responsibility of serving on the College Basketball Commission. Foley came away awed at the communication and leadership skills of Condoleezza Rice, the former U.S. Secretary of State under George W....

Egor, Chiozza finish strong at Portsmouth

Former Florida swingman Egor Koulechov and point guard Chris Chiozza both turned in solid performances at the Portsmouth Invitational over last weekend. The 6-foot-5 Koulechov averaged 9 points and 6.7 rebounds in three games, while the 6-0 Chiozza averaged 6...

White: Deaundrae Ballard a ‘wildcard’ next season

Florida swingman Deaundrae Ballard endured an up-and-down freshman year and played sparingly in the second half of the season. But Florida coach Mike White still has high hopes for the 6-foot-5, four-star prospect from Atlanta. "He is a wildcard," White said...

Florida-WVU to meet at Jimmy V Classic in NYC

Florida will be heading back to the New York City area for a third straight year next season. The Gators will face West Virginia in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden in early December, according to a report...

New UF assistant brings “juice” to staff

Florida went with youth over experience in hiring 35-year-old Armon Gates as its new associate head basketball coach. Gates did develop under a pair of strong mentors. At Loyola-Chicago from 2011-13, the former Kent State basketball standout worked under Porter...

Florida signee Nembhard to play in Jordan Brand Classic

Fans who want to catch a glimpse of incoming 2018 Florida freshman point guard Andrew Nembhard can do so again this Sunday. Nembhard is among a group of 26 elite high school seniors that will be participating in the Jordan...

Gak undergoes knee surgery

Florida rising junior center Gorjok Gak underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Wednesday. The projected recovery time for Gak is four to six months, which means the 6-foot-11, 245 pound center from Sydney, Australia will likely miss summer...

Gators in line with college basketball trend

Villanova's run to its second national title in three years Monday proved experience still more often than not pays dividends in college basketball. One-and-done laden teams like Duke and Kentucky may get talked about more on ESPN. But developing players...

Should White hire assistant with HC experience?

Florida coach Mike White is facing one of the first big decisions of his three-year UF head coaching tenure. White has led UF to two straight NCAA Tournament appearances, including an Elite Eight Appearance in 2017, with a coaching staff...

NBA scout: Hudson a second round pick

Florida junior guard Jalen Hudson is weighing a decision whether to put his name in the NBA draft or return for his senior season. One NBA scout who has watched a handful of Gator games thinks the 6-foot-6 Richmond, Va.,...