Tag Archives: Scottie Wilbekin

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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Gators Ground Flyers 62-52, Advance to the Final Four

By on March 30th, 2014

“Smash the Slipper” has been a phrase the University of Florida has come to use and master over the course of their basketball program’s success. In 2006, the Gators defeated 11 seed George Mason in the Final Four on their … 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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Memphis On The Mind: Florida Defeats Pittsburgh 61-45, Advances to Sweet Sixteen

By on March 22nd, 2014

“How sweet it is, baby! How sweet it is!” The Florida Gator men’s basketball team seemed back to its old self on Saturday afternoon as they kicked off the third round of the NCAA Tournament with a double-digit win over … Continue reading

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UF Seniors Overwhelmed, Undefeated; Take Down UK 84-65 in Regular Season Finale

By on March 8th, 2014

cell phone spying (Photo: Trevor Sikkema/WRUF) “For me as a coach, this is the greatest regular season I’ve ever been a part of.” – Florida head coach Billy Donovan College basketball’s No. 1 team knew this game would not be … 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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Florida Men’s Basketball Edges out Arkansas in Overtime 84-82

By on January 11th, 2014

Despite being questionable entering the game, Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin hit the game-tying shot to force overtime which resulted in a Gator win against Arkansas. The Florida Gator men’s basketball team went into Fayetteville, Arkansas on Saturday with a lot … Continue reading

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Healing Gators Look to Upset Kansas

By on December 10th, 2013

The Florida Gators (6-2) will be as close to full strength as they have been all season just in time to take on the sixth-ranked Kansas Jayhawks (6-2) Tuesday in Gainesville as a part of the Big 12/ SEC Challenge. … Continue reading

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