Florida can’t get past Utah State, 65-62

SUNRISE — Utah State didn't give up a field goal in the first 10 minutes Saturday and still led by only four points, which was enough to make coach Craig Smith rub his jaw in disbelief. “The start,” he said,...

Florida takes on Utah State in Orange Bowl Classic

Utah State (11-2) vs. Florida (7-3) BB&T Center, Sunrise, Florida; today, 2:30 p.m. TV: FOX SPORTS 1. Radio: 103.7-FM BOTTOM LINE: Two forwards will be on display as Justin Bean and Utah State will take on Kerry Blackshear Jr. and Florida. The...

Johnson scores 19, leads Florida over Providence, 83-51

By DENIS P. GORMAN/Associated Press NEW YORK — For the better part of two hours, Mike White had witnessed the kind of outclassing that makes coaches rethink their career paths.And when it was over, he was sheepish. Borderline speechless, really. Not...

Gators return to action vs. Providence

What: Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Invitational Who: Florida (6-3) vs. Providence (6-5) When: 7 tonight Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. TV: ESPN2. Radio: 103.7-FM Still looking to find their footing, the Florida men’s basketball team’s run of non-conference contests continues at 7 tonight...

Gators’ offense improving after early alterations

Coming off a 14-point loss at Butler that Florida men’s basketball coach Mike White acknowledged was the team’s best offensive performance of the season, the fifth-year UF head coach revealed the offensive game plan has been overhauled just nine...

No. 24 Butler does in Florida

Kerry Blackshear Jr. led Florida (6-3) with 17 points.

Gators’ top-ranked non-conference schedule continues at undefeated Butler

The Gators and Bulldogs (8-0) first battled in last season’s Battle 4 Atlantis invitational as Butler secured a 61-54 win in Nassau — a result more indicative of the trajectory of UF’s 2018-19 season.

Florida’s basketball court to be named for Billy Donovan

The naming -- Billy Donovan Court in Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center -- will be formally introduced Saturday, Feb. 15, at the men’s basketball game vs. Vanderbilt with Donovan in attendance over the NBA’s All-Star break.

Locke, Gators supporting Mann through early struggles

UF (6-2) plays at No. 24 Butler (8-0) at 12 p.m. Saturday on FOX.

Gators fall out of Associated Press basketball poll

The Gators were at No. 24 after beating Saint Joseph’s, Miami and Xavier to win the Charleston Classic the previous weekend.

Florida overcomes halftime deficit, subpar offense to down Marshall

UF (6-2) plays at Butler at 12 p.m. on Dec. 7

Gators looking to maintain form vs. Marshall

Who: Marshall (2-3) vs. No. 24 Florida (5-2) When: 9 p.m. Where: O’Connell Center TV: SEC Network Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 After dropping from No. 6 all the way to unranked, the Florida men’s basketball team is back in the top-25...

No. 24 Florida faces Marshall

Marshall (2-3) vs. No. 24 Florida (5-2) When: 9 p.m. Friday TV: SEC Network. Radio: 103.7-FM, AM-850 Where: O'Connell Center BOTTOM LINE: No. 24 Florida hosts Marshall in a non-conference matchup. Marshall won easily 91-63 at home against Howard last week. Florida has...

UF’s Johnson named SEC Player of the Week

Johnson averaged 16.3 points and 8.0 rebounds at the Charleston Classic, helping the Gators claim their first holiday tournament title in a decade.

Gators re-enter Associated Press rankings at No. 24

Return home to play Marshall at 9 p.m. Friday

MVP Johnson leads Florida to 70-65 win over No. 18 Xavier

Keyontae Johnson and Andrew Nembhard had 15 points each and Florida held off No. 18 Xavier 70-65 in the Charleston Classic championship Sunday night.

Florida vs. Xavier for Charleston Classic title

Andrew Nembhard has directly created 42 percent of all Florida field goals over the last five games.

Florida advances to title game at Charleston Classic with win over Miami

Kerry Blackshear Jr. had 20 points and 11 rebounds as Florida beat state rival Miami 78-58 Friday to advance to the Charleston Classic championship.

Florida escapes with win over Saint Joseph’s behind Johnson’s career-high 22 points

Johnson had a career-high 22 points to lead the Gators to a 70-62 victory over Saint Joseph’s at the Charleston Classic

Gators look to regroup at Charleston Classic

Rather than look ahead to potential opponents, the Gators are focused on internal reflection after a 2-2 start mired by a lack of flow and subpar shooting on the offensive end.