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Dooley’s Dribblings, Part III: More to Koulechov’s game

Sometimes you stay up on a Tuesday night for the SEC and the games aren’t much. Sometimes it’s worth it. I think Mark Twain said that. * When Egor Koulechov transferred into UF, visions of Canyon Barry danced in the...

Dooley’s Dribblings, Part II

We start out with a word about the main scoreboard glitch at the O-Dome Wednesday night. It was discovered more than an hour before the game, but the overhead scoreboard needed to be lowered to fix it and there...

Gators bracing for three-for-all at Missouri

Florida will face a version of itself when it travels to Missouri for its second straight SEC road game this afternoon. Not only are the Gators and Tigers both averaging 9.8 point 3-pointers per game, but the two teams are...

Dooley’s Dribblings debut: A look at SEC hoops

We start a new weekly feature for GatorSports.com today where staff writer Pat Dooley will take a look at some of the things that stand out about SEC basketball. It will appear online every Thursday. * Remember less than a...

Ohio State WR Trevon Grimes transferring to Florida

Another highly rated weapon for Mullen's offense.

LIVE BLOG: Florida’s 2017 Early Signing Period

The moment we've all been waiting for has arrived. The first early signing period in college football, which gives recruits in the 2018 class an opportunity to lock in a spot and sign early with a university, begins today and...

JUCO OL Noah Banks to sign with Gators

Iowa Western C.C. offensive lineman Noah Banks will sign with the Gators on Wednesday as a mid-year enrollee, the 6-foot-7 prospect announced via his Twitter account Tuesday. I’m coming home! I’ll be signing to the University of FLORIDA tomorrow...

4* WR Tyquan Thornton flips commitment from Gators to Baylor

Florida's 2018 class continues to see wide receivers drop out like flies. Tyquan Thornton, a 6-foot-3, 170-pound pass catcher out of Booker T. Washington High, announced Saturday night his decision to flip his verbal commitment from the Gators to Baylor...

5* QB Matt Corral flips from UF to Ole Miss

Long Beach Poly (Ca.) quarterback Matt Corral announced via his Twitter account Thursday night that he was flipping his commitment from UF to Ole Miss. December 20...🔏 C O M M I T T E D.https://t.co/y1zz8K93Ll pic.twitter.com/5O7UaXGIL3 — M A T T...

Gators 2019 class loses two commitments simultaneously

Florida’s 2019 class suffered a pair of de-commitments in the span of 60 seconds Tuesday. Tyrique Stevenson and Frank Ladson, Jr., a pair of prospects from South Dade High who committed to Jim McElwain’s coaching staff, each stated their intention...

UF’s 2018 class loses second commitment in 24 hours

Florida’s 2018 class lost its second commitment in as many days with the departure of offensive lineman Curtis Dunlap, Jr. Dunlap, a 6-foot-4, 368-pound prospect out of IMG Academy in Bradenton, announced his de-commitment from the Gators via his Twitter...

Beyond the arc: 3 takeaways from No. 5 Florida’s 83-66 loss to rival FSU

Three observations following Florida's 83-66 loss to Florida State at the O'Connell Center: -- Florida coach Mike White challenged his trio of big men, junior center Kevarrius Hayes, redshirt sophomore forward Keith Stone and sophomore center Gorjok Gak, to raise...

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 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...

Gators land first commitment in Dan Mullen era

Florida has landed its first commitment in the Dan Mullen era. Chris Bleich, a 6-foot-6 offensive lineman in the 2018 class out of Wyoming Valley West in Plymouth, Pennsylvania, announced via his Twitter account his intention to flip to Florida...

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...

Gators hire Dan Mullen as football coach

By Robbie Andreu and Pat Dooley, Staff writers In his quest to put the fun back in Florida football, UF athletic director Scott Stricklin has turned to someone he and the school are very familiar with -- Mississippi State’s Dan...

Top 100 WR Jacob Copeland de-commits from Gators 2018 class

Florida's 38-22 loss to Florida State Saturday wasn't their only one of the night. Jacob Copeland, the No. 7-ranked wide receiver in the 2018 class by 247Sports, announced via Twitter his de-commitment from the University of Florida. Leave your negative thoughts...

Gators to face No. 1 Duke in PK80 final tonight

Florida has beaten the No. 1 team in the nation twice in school history, but never in the regular season. The No. 7 Gators will get a chance to accomplish that feat tonight when they face No. 1 Duke in...