No. 10 seed Florida stops Nevada comeback for 70-61 upset

Gators advance to Round of 32 for third consecutive year

Florida looking to defy odds, win program’s first NCAA Tournament game as 10 seed

In 20 appearances, the Florida men’s basketball team has yet to win an NCAA Tournament game as a 10-seed, but Gators coach Mike White is no stranger to subverting expectations. Now in his fourth season at UF, White has the...

Quick 4 with Lon Kruger on 25th anniversary of Florida Final Four

Coach led Gators to their first Final Four

Scouting Gators’ opponent: Nevada Wolf Pack

Gators vs. Wolf Pack, 6:50 p.m. Thursday on TNT

NCAA Tournament

Gators make third consecutive tourney

Gators a 10th seed in NCAA Tournament’s West Region

The players had to wait until almost the very end of the Selection Show, but the Florida basketball team found out Sunday evening that it’s going to Des Moines, Iowa. The Gators were the third to last team to be...

Nervous Sunday awaits Gators, other bubble teams

By David Brandt, Associated Press For the teams sliding around on the NCAA Tournament bubble, there are no more opportunities to change their resumes. The only thing left is to wait for the brackets to be announced Sunday (CBS is hosting...

Auburn pushes Florida out of SEC tournament

By Teresa M. Walker, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Auburn Tigers are stringing together some impressive accomplishments with coach Bruce Pearl. Now they have a chance at something particularly special before the NCAA Tournament. Jared Harper hit a 3-pointer with 12...

Florida makes statement in huge win

By Luke Meredith, Associated Press Andrew Nembhard likely lifted Florida off the bubble and into the NCAA Tournament. Nembhard's long 3 with 1.2 seconds to go pushed the Gators past top-seeded LSU 76-73 in the SEC quarterfinals on Friday. The win,...

Photos: Gators advance to SEC semis with win over LSU

The Gators won in shocking fashion with a last second three-pointer during the SEC tournament in Nashville on Friday.

Florida rallies to stun top seed LSU, advances to SEC Tournament semifinals

By Teresa M. Walker, AP Sports Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Florida Gators finally figured out how to avoid overtime against LSU. Andrew Nembhard hit a 3-pointer with a second left, and Florida rallied from a 13-point deficit in the second...

Florida meets LSU in SEC quarters

Florida (18-14, 10-9) vs. No. 1 seed LSU (26-5, 16-2) Southeastern Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; 1 p.m. today EDT.TV: ESPN RADIO: 103.7-FM, AM-850 BOTTOM LINE: Florida is set to face off against LSU in the quarterfinals of the SEC...

Updated: SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament

Tournament in quarterfinal round

Photos: Gators advance in SEC tournament

The Florida men’s basketball team defeated Arkansas 66-50 in the second round of the tournament in Nashville, Tennessee, on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

Florida ends skid, beats Arkansas 66-50 in SEC Tournament

By Steve MeGargee, AP sports writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Florida ended its slump just in time to rescue its hopes of making the NCAA Tournament. Keyontae Johnson scored a career-high 20 points and pulled down 12 rebounds Thursday as No. 8...

Gators open SEC tourney in need of better resume

After a turbulent regular season, the SEC Tournament now could determine whether the Florida basketball team receives a bid to the NCAA Tournament or settles for the secondary NIT. UF’s first opportunity to qualify for the former comes against Arkansas...

Florida faces Arkansas in SEC 2nd round Thursday

No. 9 seed Arkansas (17-14, 8-10) vs. No. 8 seed Florida (17-14, 9-9) WHAT: Southeastern Conference Tourney Second Round, Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Thursday, 1 p.m. EDT.                          ...

Nembhard named to SEC All-Freshman Team

No other Gator in league awards list

Gators run out of gas in Bluegrass: No. 6 Kentucky 66, Florida 57

By Gary Graves, The Associated Press LEXINGTON, Ky. — Free throws seemed destined to be the saving grace for No. 6 Kentucky before it finally strung baskets together. Tyler Herro made his share of both, and that combination was important in...