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No. 5 Florida Looks To Bounce Back On Wednesday Night vs. Loyola-Chicago

Florida’s Monday meltdown vs. Florida State is now a memory of the past. Coach Mike White and the Gators have moved their focus to Wednesday night’s showdown vs. Loyola-Chicago at the O’Connell Center. The contest will be the first ever meeting between the Gators and Ramblers and a chance for …

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No. 5 Florida Commits Season-High 17 Turnovers in 83-66 Loss to Florida State

Florida’s 83-64 loss to Florida State on Monday night was record-breaking. The Gators have now lost four straight games to the Seminoles for the first time in an almost 70-year old rivalry. Florida shot an abysmal 24% from three-point range and sunk only 36% of their attempts from the field. …

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Florida Looks To Break Three-Game Losing Streak Vs. Florida State On Monday Night

Florida and Florida State will square off on the hardwood for the 69th time on Monday night. The Gators and the Seminoles first played in 1951 in Tampa. While UF has won 43 of the 68 meetings, the Gators’ last win over the ‘Noles came in 2013. Florida State started …

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No. 1 Duke Overcomes 17-Point Second Half Deficit To Beat No. 7 Florida, 87-84

The Florida Gators had no answer for the Duke Blue Devils’ offense late down the stretch. Duke ended the game on a 30-10 run, winning the contest 87-84. Diaper dandy Marvin Bagley III continued to shine as he recorded the sixth double-double of his eight game career, posting 30 points …

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PK80 Preview: No. 7 Florida vs. No. 1 Duke

In a matter of two days the Florida Gators can secure two non-conference victories that would pad their resume for months to come. Florida and Duke square off at 10:30 p.m. (approximately) at the Moda Center in the PK80 Tournament Motion bracket finals on Sunday. The Gators took care of …

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No. 7 Florida Takes Down No. 17 Gonzaga, 111-105, In 2OT Thriller

No 7 Florida’s 111-105 double-overtime victory over No. 17 Gonzaga could be simply described as a battle of attrition. Unfortunately, this was no simple game. Two overtimes, 17 lead changes and 216 total points encapsulated the madness that ensued between the Bulldogs and Gators on Friday night/early Saturday morning. Chris …

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No. 7 Florida Demolishes Stanford in 108-87 Victory

Offense was abundant in the Gators’ 108-87 victory over the Stanford Cardinal on Friday night at Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Florida’s 108 points were the most scored vs. a Power5 opponent in the NCAA this season. Egor Koulechov led UF with 26 points, shooting 10-14 from the field and 5-5 from …

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No. 7 Florida To Take On Stanford in the First Round of The PK80 Tournament

The time has finally come. Between Thursday and Sunday, the Gators will have their first opportunity this season to start building their resumes for March. Florida starts off the PK80 Tournament with a Thanksgiving Day match-up vs. Stanford at 10 p.m. While the Cardinals have struggled this season, starting off …

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Florida Narrowly Avoids Upset in 70-63 Win over New Hampshire

It wasn’t pretty, it wasn’t fun to watch, but it was just enough. The Florida Gators narrowly defeated the New Hampshire Wildcats, 70-63, in their tightest game of the season. After back-to-back 40-point wins in which the Gators twice eclipsed the century mark in scoring, Florida struggled to knock down …

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Florida Ready For Third Game In Seven Days vs. New Hampshire

The grind of the Gators’ non-conference schedule is in full swing as Florida prepares for their third game in just seven days. Today at 6 p.m., UF takes on the New Hampshire Wildcats of the America East Conference. New Hampshire is 1-1 on the season with a 56-point win over …

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