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.,...

Beyond the Arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 69-66 loss to Texas Tech

Three observations from sixth-seeded UF's 69-66 loss to third-seeded Texas Tech in the NCAA Tournament in Dallas on Saturday night: -- It was fitting, perhaps, that the season came to an end on a KeVaughn Allen missed shot. It capped...

Beyond the Arc: 3 takeways from UF’s 77-62 win over St. Bonaventure in NCAA...

DALLAS -- Three observations following UF's 77-62 win over St. Bonaventure on Thursday night in the NCAA Tournament: -- Florida at times settled for too many 3-point attempts against St. Bonaventure's matchup zone, hoisting 19 of its 32 3-point attempts...

White: Seth Davis prediction “something we can use again”

Florida coach Mike White doesn’t mind that basketball analyst Seth Davis picked the sixth-seed Gators to lose to either 11 seed UCLA or St. Bonaventure on Sunday’s TBS Selection Show. Davis picked against the Gators to be upset by 13...

Beyond The Arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s loss in SEC Tournament

Three observations following UF's 80-72 loss to Arkansas in the SEC Tournament on Friday night: -- From a shot selection standpoint, Florida reverted to taking some ugly ones. A running-out-of-control shot by guard Egor Koulechov in the second half resulted...

Lunardi: Gators in 4-6 seed range

Count ESPN.com bracketologist Joe Lunardi as someone who is bullish on the Gators. Lunardi currently has the Gators projected as a 5 seed, but said it's possible that UF could move up to a 4 seed if it wins the...
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Gator Hoops: Previewing the SEC tournament

Kevin interviews Chris Dortch of Blue Ribbon Yearbook for insights into the SEC tournament in St. Louis, including a closer look at Tennessee, Florida and Georgia, and predictions on the number of league teams likely to make the NCAA tourney.

Getting to the point at Florida

With Chris Chiozza breaking the school record for assists in UF's regular season finale against Kentucky, debates have arisen about the best point guards in Florida history. Certainly Chiozza, at 551 career assists and counting, belongs in the conversation. Here's...
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Florida playing waiting game before SEC Tournament

The double bye does give Florida more time to rest and prepare for the grind of the postseason. White gave UF’s players Sunday and Monday off, though some players came in to lift weights Monday.

Beyond The Arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s win over Kentucky

Three observations following Florida's 80-67 win over Kentucky on Saturday at the O'Connell Center: -- Florida was excellent moving and sharing the ball when facing Kentucky's man defense. But the Gators need to take that same approach in breaking down...
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Passing the time

On Senior Day against Kentucky, Chris Chiozza poised to become UF's new assist king.
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Gator Hoops: On high-scoring win streak, Kentucky’s offense has ‘swagger’

Kevin Brockway interviews Larry Vaught of WLAP in Lexington ahead of Saturday's game against Kentucky.

Green: Kentucky ready to spank Florida

Leave it to a freshman to add a little spice to the regular season finale between Kentucky and Florida on Saturday at the O'Connell Center Following Kentucky's 96-78 win over Ole Miss at Rupp Arena on Wednesday, the Wildcats turned...

Beyond the Arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 73-52 win over Alabama

Three observations following UF's 73-52 win over Alabama on Tuesday night at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa: — It was good to see Florida not play "stall ball" in the final 10 minutes, even with a 24-point lead at the time....

White on FBI probe: Tough time for college basketball

Florida coach Mike White didn't have much to say about the latest findings into the FBI probe relating to current college basketball players receiving impermissible benefits. On Friday, Pete Thamel and Pat Forde from Yahoo Sports published a ledger from...
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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.

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...

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...

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...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 72-69 OT loss to Georgia

Three observations following Florida's 72-69 overtime loss at the O'Connell Center: -- Should the Gators have fouled up 59-56 with under 13 seconds left? The Gators had already allowed Georgia to grab two offensive rebounds by missing block outs on...