Posted November 16, 2013 on AP on Fox
Casey Prather scored 27 points and Dorian Finney-Smith showed great versatility in his Florida debut, helping the 11th-ranked Gators shake loose from Arkansas-Little Rock for an 86-56 win Saturday. Prather put back a loose ball, scored on a driving layup and capped off a 17-4 run with a dunk off a steal by DeVon Walker as Florida (2-1) woke up from a first-half malaise. The score was tied at 27 after a sloppy opening half. The Gators stepped up the pressure against the Trojans (0-2) and it paid off in a big way. They outscored the Trojans 59-29 in the second half. Finney-Smith, who sat out the first two games with a suspension, had 17 points and nine rebounds. The Virginia Tech transfer was 3 of 4 on 3-pointers.

Prather with 27 in Gator win over Little Rock

Casey Prather scored 27 points and Dorian Finney-Smith showed great versatility in his Florida debut, helping the 11th-ranked Gators shake loose from Arkansas-Little Rock for an 86-56 win Saturday.

Florida Head Coach Will Muschamp Punches Chalkboard to Inspire Gators, Busts Up Hand in Process (Photo)

Will Muschamp can’t be happy. Florida dropped a big lead late to South Carolina on Saturday, allowing the Gamecocks to score 13 unanswered points to take down the Gators 19-14. Muschamp, who is in his third season as the head coach at Florida, was none too happy about his team’s performance and even took his frustration out on a chalkboard. Muschamp had his hand taped up with...

Photo: This Florida Gators Groom’s Cake Will Likely Get Chomped

Florida fans haven’t had a ton to be thrilled about on the football field this season, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t excuses to celebrate Gators-style. Today, we came across another beautiful combination of delicious food and sports, in the form of an artsy groom’s cake: My cousin had an awesome @GatorZoneFB groomsman cake last night. #GOGATA

Angry Will Muschamp is angry

  Will Muschamp of the Florida Gators was not happy with this call. He got really really angry like he used to do a lot last year. We love watching Will Muschamp having an EO which he tells his family is an emotional outburst. Come watch and celebrate a Will Muschamp EO with us. Imagine […]

Gators still short on numbers

Florida head coach Billy Donovan says the Gators will still be shorthanded as they take on Arkansas-Little Rock on Saturday. A trio of Gators have been suspended to start the season. Donovan says one of the trio is back with the team, but unfortunately the one returning has come down with a illness that will keep him out of Saturday’s game.

South Carolina kid fans are sexually assaulting this Florida Gator

  What happens when you beat the Florida Gators at home? You buy your kids some Gator toy and have them do inappropriate things to it on television. South Carolina is enjoying their win over Will Muschamp and the Florida Gators. Right now I hate everything. Maybe I’ll just go on a bender and ruin […]

Will Muschamp Bloody Hand After Punching Chalkboard (Photos)

Florida Gators Head Coach Will Muschamp is known for being a fiery guy. After the team lost its 5th game in a row, frustrations must have been at an all time high. Muschamp decided to teach the poor chalkboard a lesson and punched it. I guess this is why they call him “Coach Boom.”

UALR-Florida Preview

Florida has been playing short-handed, and it's possible that it is affecting freshman Kasey Hill the most. The point guard will look to bounce back from a rough effort in his team's first loss when the No. 11 Gators host the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Saturday. Florida (1-1) has played so far without senior guard Scottie Wilbekin, sophomore forward Dorian...

Florida Gators vs. South Carolina Gamecocks: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

getty images The Florida State Gators will travel to play the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday in a match-up of two SEC schools. Things have not gone Florida’s way this season as the Gators enter this game just 4-5. The early excitement around No. 10 South Carolina has waned some as the Gamecocks enter this game at 7-2. Coverage of the game between Florida and South Carolina...

Florida Update: Muschamp names freshman Mornhinweg as likely starter

As reported two days ago at, University of Florida coach Will Muschamp now admits that starting quarterback Tyler Murphy is likely out for Saturday. Muschamp reported on his radio show yesterday that Murphy has not practiced this week due to his injured shoulder and 6′-2″ 214 lb. redshirt freshman Skyler Mornhinweg may start. As previously reported here...

First Half Lead Evaporates as the Florida Gators Lose 5th Consecutive Game

The Florida Gators won the first half on Saturday against the South Carolina Gamecocks 14-6. Two weeks ago, they won the second half against the Georgia Bulldogs 17-0. The real story, however, lies in the other halves of each of those games. For the second time in the last three games, the Gators couldn’t put together 60 minutes of football and as a result now sit at 4-6 after...

Trojans struggle with Florida's pressure in loss

Whether it was a loose ball under the basket or bouncing high off the rim, it always seemed to wind up in the hands of Arkansas-Little Rock. For one half, anyway. No. 11 Florida cranked up the pressure, hustled after rebounds and loose balls and turned the second half into a rout. Casey Prather scored 27 points, eight of them during a 17-4 run midway through the second half, and...

Video: Highlights of South Carolina’s big win over Florida Gators

Check out video highlights of the South Carolina Gamecocks' 19-14 win over the Florida Gators.

Reports indicating Skyler Mornhinweg may start vs. South Carolina

Third-string quarterback Skyler Mornhinweg may be the starter for the Florida Gators against South Carolina on Saturday.

Too many problems to finish the job

Junior running back Mack Brown ran his hardest, the offensive line pounded away all game, freshman running back Kelvin Taylor ran hard, red-shirt freshman Skyler Mornhinweg did almost everything he was asked to do. In the end, the Florida Gators just had too many obstacles to overcome to get the job done Saturday night on the road against a top 11 team in South Carolina.
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