FSU overwhelms No. 5 Florida

There were no offensive fireworks on this night for No. 5 Florida. No rain fell in Rainsville. Instead, Florida continued its letdown trend against rival Florida State. In a hapless offensive display, the Gators hardly resembled a top-10 team, falling...

Florida moves up to No. 5 in AP poll

Florida moved up one spot to No. 5 in this week's AP men's basketball Top 25 poll. The Gators (5-1) did not play this past week but moved up based on prior No. 5 Notre Dame's loss at No. 3...

Florida ready for another test against rival FSU

Emotions run high when Florida and Florida State play in any sport. The No. 6 Gators should have no shortage of emotion when they host FSU tonight after an eight-day layoff. Florida State has won three straight in the series...

White challenging Hayes, wants better defense

Florida was counting on junior center Kevarrius Hayes for leadership and production heading into this season. But so far. Hayes has endured a rocky start to the 2017-18 campaign. After not starting UF's second game of the season against UNF...

Gators learn more about themselves at PK80 Tournament

Florida coach Mike White learned that his team is capable of scoring with anyone at PK80 Tournament in Portland, Ore. The defense, however, remains a work in progress. The No. 6 Gators (5-1) will continue to work toward growing on both...

Florida second in nation in scoring offense

Florida coach Mike White had a feeling his team could be improved offensively heading into this season. Certainly, the Gators have shown dramatic improvement through the first six games of the 2017-18 campaign. Florida ranks second in the nation in...
Joakim Noah, Ed Davis

Gators in the NBA: Noah active for first time this season

The crowd in Madison Square Garden gave Knicks center Joakim Noah a standing ovation as the 11-year veteran checked into a game for the first time since February of last season.

Florida’s Hudson named SEC player of week

Another Gator with the weekly league honor.

Florida moves up to No. 6 in AP Top 25

Florida moved up one spot to No. 6 in this week's AP men's college basketball poll. The Gators won two of three games this week in the PK 80 men's basketball tournament in Portland, Ore., beating Stanford and No. 15...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from No. 7 Florida’s 87-84 loss to No. 1...

Three observations following Florida's loss to Duke in the PK80 Tournament finals: -- Despite being more experienced than Duke, Florida was the shakier team down the stretch. The Gators had a couple of loud turnovers late, with senior point guard...

No. 7 Florida can’t hold back No. 1 Duke

By Anne M. Peterson, AP Sports Writer PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Bagley III had a simple explanation for No. 1 Duke's incredible late rally against No. 7 Florida. "We just have heart," the 6-foot-11 freshman sensation said. "That's pretty much all...

Notebook: Shannon open to returning to Florida

“I like Florida,” Shannon said. “I like Gainesville. It's a great place, like any other place, but this is a unique, fun place to be at."

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from Florida’s 111-105 2OT win over Gonzaga

Three observations following Florida's 111-105 double-overtime win against Gonzaga in the PK80 Tournament: -- In an epic game, senior point guard Chris Chiozza showed leadership, durability, toughness and a continued knack for making big shots in big spots. Chiozza's career-high...

Instant classic: No. 7 Florida outlasts No. 17 Gonzaga (2OT)

By Anne M. Peterson, AP Sports Writer PORTLAND, Ore. — Jalen Hudson couldn't wait to get back to Florida's locker room to celebrate with his teammates following a thrilling double-overtime victory over Gonzaga. Hudson had a career-high 35 points, including eight...

Gators get Gonzaga rematch in PK80

No. 7 Florida will get its first test of the season against a ranked team when it faces No. 17 Gonzaga tonight in the PK80 Tournament motion bracket semifinals in Portland, Ore. The game will start at 11:30 p.m....

Gators overwhelm Savannah State in record-setting night

UF women's basketball team goes 2-1 in tourney

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from UF’s 108-87 win over Stanford

Some observations following No. 7 Florida's 108-87 win over Stanford on Thursday night at the PK80 Tournament in Portland, Ore. -- It was nice to see the ball hopping around. After some stagnant stretches in only finishing with 3 assists...

No. 7 Florida steamrolls Stanford at PK80 Invitational

By Anne M. Peterson, AP Sports Writer PORTLAND, Ore. — There hasn't been much of an adjustment period for Egor Koulechov since he arrived at Florida. The graduate transfer from Rice had 26 points, including five 3-pointers, and the seventh-ranked Gators...
Chris Chiozza, J.T. Escobar

No. 7 Florida begins play at PK80 Tournament in Portland

Florida will begin play in the tournament on Thursday night against Stanford, with a chance to play either Ohio State or No. 17 Gonzaga on Friday night.

Bonds to play in Portugal

Former Florida women's and P.K. Yonge basketball standout Jaterra Bonds has signed to play for a professional team in Portugal. Bonds, 25, will play for Azores in the Liga Feminina in Portugal after playing last season in Ballarat, Australia for...