Posted August 18, 2013 on
South Carolina has always produced a high quality of high school football players over the years and the Florida Gators and the rest of the college football world have taken notice. The Gators have set their sights on a 2015 defensive end prospect from Orangeburg (SC) Orangeburg Wilkinson Senior high school and his name is Albert Huggins.

Gators RB Matt Jones showing signs of improvement

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Gators running back Matt Jones is making progress on his road to recovery from a serious viral infection, according to Gators coach Will Muschamp. Jones is scheduled for blood work on Monday and Muschamp said that Jones continues to work out and is back up to 223 pounds, only three pounds less than his listed playing weight of 226 pounds. "I'll know...

Gators' Fowler, Bullard making name for themselves

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- This was their plan all along. They talked about it before they ever signed on as teammates with the Gators. They remained steadfast when others tried to persuade them to change direction. Back on the recruiting trail, when others told them they would be better off going somewhere the other wasn't, sophomore defensive linemen Dante Fowler Jr. and Jonathan...

Florida Gators Top-Recruit Chris Walker may not Enroll Until December

  The Chris Walker saga just won’t go away. Florida’s highly coveted recruit has been fighting an eligibility battle all summer. Normally you see kids of his talent go to prep schools that are accustom to sending players off to Division I programs. Well, unfortunately Walker didn’t choose that route. Walker stayed at his local high school in Florida and it’s resulted in...

Video: Shots of Saturday's Gator practice

The Florida Gators continue with the second of four open practices on Saturday. GatorVision is allowing us to post these highlights and we hope you enjoy.

One handed player offered preferred Walk-On by Florida

Zach Hodskins is a deadly shooter from three. He shot over 60 % from downtime last season. You would think with that the senior from Georgia would have a ton of scholarship offers rolling in, but he doesn’t . The main reason is because Hodskins only has one hand. You will see in the video below that Hodskins has plenty of game. Billy Donovan is one of the best coaches in the country...

Jones still uncertain

As the season opener against Toledo creeps closer, the Gators are still in the dark about starting running back Matt Jones. He's working back from a viral infection, and the sophomore will get blood work done on Monday to provide an update on his status. The Gators have been preparing throughout training camp as if he wouldn’t be able to play in the opener, and it’s starting...

Open practice observations: Skill positions

The Gators took to The Swamp on Saturday morning for their first practice after a scrimmage on Friday. As expected, things weren’t as crisp as they were during Thursday’s open practice. The Florida offense didn’t have the same success it did on Thursday as the veteran secondary put the clamps on the passing game.
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