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Gators Top Tennessee as Donovan Reaches 500 Win Milestone

By on March 1st, 2015

Minutes after the Gators cruised to a 66-49 win over Tennessee, the majority of the O’Connell Center crowd remained standing at their seats. With a packed student section in front of him and his basketball team behind him, all eyes were … Continue reading

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Donovan Gets 500th Career Win As Gators Top Vols

By on February 28th, 2015

Florida men’s basketball coach Billy Donovan picked up his 500th career coaching win Saturday as his Gator basketball team beats Tennessee 66-49. Dorian Finney-Smith returned to the Gator lineup after missing three games because of suspension and he played well, … Continue reading

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Jarrell Martin’s Career-High 28 Points Powers LSU Past Florida In Men’s Hoops

By on February 22nd, 2015

With a chance to reach the 500th win plateau in his coaching career, Billy Donovan will have to wait a little longer. Florida had no answer for LSU forward Jarrell Martin, who scored a career-high 28 points and added 13 … Continue reading

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Moody’s Three-Pointer Beats Florida, Gators Lose Third Straight

By on February 13th, 2015

Ole Miss guard Stefan Moody joined Miami’s Angel Rodriguez and Georgetown’s D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera on a special list Thursday night. All three players have drained game-winning jumpers to beat the Florida Gators this season. Moody drained a long-distance three-pointer over Chris Chiozza with … Continue reading

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Gator Men’s Hoops Hopes To Slow Down Ole Miss At Home Tonight

By on February 12th, 2015

Despite a loss to Kentucky last Saturday, Florida men’s basketball coach Billy Donovan saw his team dig deep and fight. He said “it was the first time I’ve felt in 23 games we played to win.” Florida (12-11, 5-5) played inspired basketball … Continue reading

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Frazier II Sinks Clutch Free Throws As Florida Edges Arkansas

By on February 1st, 2015

Before Florida tipped off against Arkansas at the O’Connell Center on Saturday afternoon, junior Dorian Finney-Smith had an inkling that teammate Michael Frazier II would make the game-winning shot. That’s exactly what happened. “He told me before the game but … Continue reading

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Florida Men’s Basketball Looks To Build Momentum Against Arkansas

By on January 31st, 2015

Despite a much needed win on the road against Alabama on Tuesday, the Florida men’s basketball team still has some resume building to do in order to have a case for the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee in March. A win against … Continue reading

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Gator Men’s Hoops Lose Another Close One at Ole Miss

By on January 25th, 2015

It was a different opponent but the same story for the Florida Gator men’s basketball team as they lost a heart breaker to the Ole Miss Rebels Saturday night. Rebels guard Jarvis Summers made two free throws with 3.5 seconds left to lift Ole … Continue reading

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Gators Men’s Basketball Dropped by LSU

By on January 21st, 2015

LSU Postgame Recap The Florida Gators men’s basketball team lost their first SEC home game since 2012 Tuesday night when they were defeated by the LSU Tigers 79-61. The loss was Florida’s second in a row in conference play, as their … Continue reading

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Gator Men’s Hoops Drops to Georgia, 24-game SEC Win Streak Snapped

By on January 18th, 2015

All good things must come to an end and that was the case with Florida’s SEC winning streak in men’s basketball. The Gators fell in a deep hole early and never recovered, falling to Georgia 73-61 in Athens on Saturday … Continue reading

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