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University of Florida center Patric Young (Jacksonville, Fla.) announced on Monday that he will return for his senior season in 2013-14.I have the chance to finish my degree and play another season for Coach Billy Donovan with great teammates and friends at a place I love, Young said. These first three years have gone by in a flash, and I cant believe it is my senior year already. I have gotten better as a player and better as a man at the University of Florida. I believe God has my future in his hands, so all I am worried about now is getting better this summer and making it the hardest I have trained in my life.Were excited that Patric will continue with us for his senior season,Donovan said. This was Patrics decision to make, and he ultimately had to do what he felt was best for himself and his future.Young, the two-time SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year, has played in all 111 games over his three seasons. Since moving into the starting lineup as a sophomore, he has averaged 10.2 points and 6.4 rebounds per game. He will return with a chance to become the 50th Gator to join the 1,000-point club, having scored 878 career points to date.In addition to Young, the Gators will have three other seniors returning for 2013-14, including guard Scottie Wilbekin (Gainesville, Fla.) and forwards Will Yeguete (Bordeaux, France) and Casey Prather (Jackson, Tenn.).
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida center Patric Young is staying in school for his senior season, a decision that should make the Gators one of the favorites in the Southeastern Conference.
Young's choice was no big surprise since he has talked for weeks about wanting to get his degree.
The 6-foot-9 junior from nearby Jacksonville averaged 10.1 points and 6.3 rebounds this season...
For the second-straight year, the Florida Gators can breathe a sigh of relief. Center Patric Young has announced he will return for another season.
Once thought to be a top-10 pick in the NBA Draft, Young may have seen his stock fall slightly over the course of his junior season. While Young is a physical specimen with plenty of potential at the professional level, he is no longer...
Patric Young's first three seasons at Florida ended one victory shy of the Final Four. He'll take another shot at getting there.
Young announced Monday that he's staying in school for one more year, a decision that should make the Gators one of the favorites in the Southeastern Conference.
Young's choice was no big surprise since he has talked for weeks about wanting...
The Florida frontcourt got a boost on Monday afternoon when center Patric Young announced that he would return for his senior year. Young was fourth on the team with 10.1 points and led the team with 6.3 rebounds last season.
It's official, Patric Young will be returning to the Florida Gators for his senior season, according to Jeff Goodman of CBS.
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