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...

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...

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.

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.

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...

Silent scorer: UF guard Allen lets his game do the talking

Florida junior guard KeVaughn Allen has always let his play on the court speak for him. While the 6-foot-2 Allen has amassed close to 1,000 points in two seasons as a starter for the Gators, the North Little Rock, Ark.,...

White building recruiting momentum

Florida coach Mike White and his staff needed time to show the Gator basketball brand was healthy after the departure of future Hall of Fame coach Billy Donovan. But coming off leading Florida to an Elite Eight last March, White...

SEC coaches weigh in on one-and-done rule

As college basketball begins another season, questions linger about the sport and its recruiting practices. An FBI probe into the underbelly of college basketball recruiting has brought about indictments of assistant coaches, sneaker executives and other middlemen as a result...

Allen, Chiozza named to coaches All-SEC team

Florida junior guard KeVaughn Allen and senior point guard Chris Chiozza were named to the coaches preseason All-SEC team on Friday. Allen averaged a team-high 14 points for the Gators last season while shooting 37 percent from 3-point range. A...
Chris Chiozza

Chiozza game-time decision for opener

Chiozza suffered a sprained left shoulder during UF’s 88-47 exhibition win over Jacksonville on Nov. 2.

Bilas, Crean still high on SEC

ESPN college basketball analysts Jay Bilas and Tom Crean remain bullish on SEC basketball despite the fact that the ongoing FBI probe into college basketball recruiting could impact two of its rising programs -- Auburn and Alabama. Auburn has held...

Vitale sees a ‘big, big year’ for Florida

Kevin Brockway interviews ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale the hoops season approaches.

Allen named to Oscar Robertson Trophy list

Florida junior guard KeVaughn Allen was named as one of 32 players to the USBWA's Oscar Robertson Trophy watch list on Monday. The award is given to college basketball's top player in the country. The 6-foot-2 Allen averaged a team-high...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 94-57 win over Tampa

Three observations following UF's 94-57 exhibition win over Division II Tampa at the O'Connell Center: -- The Gators need to do a much better job on the defensive glass before the season starts on Nov. 13 against Gardner-Webb. Granted, Tampa...

Gators to face Tampa in final tuneup

Florida showed dynamic offensive stretches in its charity exhibition win over Jacksonville on Thursday night.

UF’s Chiozza diagnosed with shoulder sprain

Florida point guard Chris Chiozza was diagnosed with a shoulder sprain and could be back in time for UF's regular season opener on Nov. 13 against Gardner-Webb. The 6-foot senior Memphis native, who hit Florida's dramatic game-winning 3-pointer in overtime...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways following UF’s 88-47 win over JU

Some observations following Florida's 88-47 exhibition win against Jacksonville University: -- This team reminds me a lot of UF's 2012 team with Bradley Beal, Kenny Boynton and Erving Walker due to its firepower on the perimeter. Considering point guard Chris...

Updated: Chiozza hurt, but Florida rolls past JU

JACKSONVILLE -- Florida showed plenty of offensive firepower, and improved defense in the second half, in its charity exhibition game Thursday night at Jacksonville. Despite losing starting point guard Chris Chiozza to a sprained left shoulder in the first half,...