Tag Archives: Billy Donovan

Returners looking strong as practices begins for Billy Donovan and company

By on October 21st, 2014

Head coach Billy Donovan addresses the media at Media Day Basketball season is almost upon us as the Florida Gator men’s basketball team will take the court in less than 20 days. The Gators opened practice on Friday and coach Billy Donovan discussed … Continue reading

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Gator Men’s Basketball Holds Annual Media Day, Announces Two Players Out

By on October 16th, 2014

As the Gator football team heads into the second half of its schedule, another Florida sport is just starting up. The Florida men’s basketball team held its annual Media Day on Wednesday, unofficially kicking off the basketball season. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Beal, Wizards Prepare for NBA Playoffs

By on April 16th, 2014

The Washington Wizards (43-38) are going to the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2008 where they lost to the Lebron-led Cleveland Cavaliers 4-2 in the first round. Led by two young up-and-coming stars in starting point guard John Wall … Continue reading

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Florida’s Streak and Season End at the Hands of Uconn 63-53 In Final Four

By on April 6th, 2014

In Florida’s locker room following its 63-53 Final Four loss to Uconn, a reporter asked senior guard Scottie Wilbekin, “This team hasn’t lost in so long, did you even think you could lose?” Saturday’s Final Four matchup was a meeting … Continue reading

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Final Four Media Day: The Florida Gators In Dallas

By on April 5th, 2014

As the Florida Gator men’s basketball team stepped to the podium and into their private media rooms for the second time this week, their message was almost in unison: be yourself. Florida knows they’re the No.1 team in the country, … Continue reading

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Florida One Win Away From Final Four; Faces Dayton on Saturday

By on March 29th, 2014

The Florida men’s basketball team, SEC Champions, No. 1 overall seed and winners of 29 straight games have reached the point where its past three seasons have come to an end, the Elite Eight. The Gators are now one win away … Continue reading

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Florida Tames the Danes 67-55; Avoid Historic Result

By on March 21st, 2014

photo credit: Trevor Sikkema The Florida Gators men’s basketball pulled away from the Albany Great Danes late in the second half to move on to the third round of the NCAA tournament. In the history of March Madness, a 16 … Continue reading

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SEC Men’s Hoops In Action Tuesday, Wednesday

By on February 25th, 2014

SEC men’s basketball hits the floor tonight and tomorrow with several games. Tonight, the newly crowned number one Florida Gators will be heading to Nashville to take on Vanderbilt.? This marks the first time the Gators have been on top … Continue reading

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Florida’s Seniors Get Their First Win At Rupp, 69-59 Over Kentucky

By on February 17th, 2014

“Is it (winning at Rupp) on my bucket list? (laughs) Nah, but it would be nice to get that off my back.” -Florida Senior Forward, Patric Young The Florida men’s basketball team has officially moved into uncharted territory. Saturday night … Continue reading

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Gators Turn the Tide in a 78-69 Home Win

By on February 8th, 2014

photo credit: Trevor Sikkema Will Yeguete was one of five Gators who scored in double digits in the team’s home win over Alabama Saturday afternoon College basketball games have a tendency to be told as a tale of two halves. … Continue reading

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