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Steven Walker is a beat writer for ESPN Gainesville and is currently studying Journalism & Sports Media at the University of Florida.

Butler Hot, Florida Not: Gators Men’s Basketball Falls to Bulldogs 76-62

Tre Mann sets up on defense against Butler.

The Florida men’s basketball team lost to 24th ranked Butler Bulldogs on Saturday, 76-62. With the win, Butler extends their non-conference home winning streak to 56 games, which is the best in the nation. https://twitter.com/GatorsMBK/status/1203389701727694848 Top contributors Florida’s Kerry Blackshear Jr. led all scorers with 17 points and five rebounds …

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Game Preview: Gators Men’s Basketball Travels to Butler

Florida sets up on defense against Marshall.

The Florida Gators Men’s Basketball team seeks to regain their spot in the Associated Press Top 25 on Saturday against No. 24 Butler. The Gators stand at 6-2 after a close win against Marshall on Nov. 29, while the Bulldogs enter Saturday’s game 8-0. Despite the win, the Gators dropped …

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Gators Men’s Basketball Survives Marshall 73-67

Ques Glover against Marshall

The Florida Gator men’s basketball team defeated Marshall 73-67 in a Black Friday match up in Gainesville.  This win extends the team’s win streak to four games, which goes back to a November 14 win over St. Joseph’s. https://twitter.com/GatorsMBK/status/1200619304594497536 Statistical leaders Ques Glover led the team in scoring with 14 points, …

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Gators Men’s Basketball hosts Marshall in Black Friday Matchup

Gators forward Keyontae Johnson

The Florida Gators Men’s Basketball team will look to burn off their Thanksgiving turkey on Friday against Marshall. The Gators return to Gainesville as Charleston Classic tournament champions and are riding a three-game win streak coming into Friday’s game. After their win against No. 18 Xavier, the Gators re-entered the Associated …

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Gator Men’s Hoops Defeat No. 18 Xavier, Win Charleston Classic

The Gators celebrate during a game against Xavier on Nov. 24, 2019

The Florida Gators men’s basketball team held on to defeat the 18th ranked Xavier Musketeers on Sunday, 70-65, winning the Charleston Classic Tournament in the process. Despite not making a field goal in the last 6:22 of the game, Florida ultimately reigned victorious. https://twitter.com/GatorsMBK/status/1198808733490524160 This game was the championship round …

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Gators Men’s Basketball Comes Alive, Defeats Miami 78-58

The Florida Gators men’s basketball team defeated the Miami Hurricanes 78-58 in the semi-final round of the Charleston Classic. Next, the Gators advance to the championship round. Florida plays the winner of No. 18 Xavier versus Connecticut at 9:30 p.m. on Friday. Leading Performers Florida had four players score double-digit …

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Game Preview: Gators Men’s Basketball Heads to Charleston Classic

The Florida Gators men’s basketball team travels to the Charleston Classic Tournament on Thursday for a three-game stretch. On Thursday, the Gators (2-2) take on St. Joseph’s (2-2). Florida will play two more games as well; one on Friday and one on Sunday. https://twitter.com/GatorsMBK/status/1196925665561448449 The Charleston Classic is an eight …

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Game Preview: Gators face first road test in Connecticut

The Florida Gator men’s basketball team travels to take on the Connecticut Huskies on Sunday Florida is fresh off of a win against Towson 66-60, bringing their record to 2-1. UConn fell to Saint Joseph’s on Nov. 13, 96-87. The Huskies have a record of 1-1. Wheels up, let’s fly. …

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Miami Faces Off Against Division Rival Buffalo in Search of Third Straight Win

The Miami Dolphins host AFC East division rival Buffalo in an afternoon matchup on Sunday, Nov. 17. The Dolphins are on a two-game win streak and currently sit at 2-7. Buffalo currently sits at second in the division at 6-3. Miami lost its last matchup against Buffalo 31-21 on Oct. …

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Gators Men’s Basketball Escapes Towson 66-60

The Florida men’s basketball team defeated the Towson Tigers 66-60 on Thursday night at the Stephen O’Connell Center.  Florida’s Scottie Lewis led all scorers with 15 points while Kerry Blackshear Jr. added 13 points and 13 rebounds for Florida. This was his third double-double of the season. “We’ve got a …

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