It’s that time of the year again. That’s right. Florida Gators Basketball is back, though it didn’t completely begin as planned.
Billy Donovan couldn’t exactly be described as a happy camper after the game:
We are light years away from even being a remotely good defensive team right now and light years away from even being a ranked team.
Donovan has plenty to be upset about though. Thought the Florida Gators won 69-77 against a respectable North Florida team, the Ospreys were able to make nine three-pointers against a Gators defense that wasn’t up to par with what we saw last year. 69 points for a team that was probably paid just to play the 10th ranked Gators is too many.
Offensively, things weren’t much better for the Gators. Between Patric Young, Will Yeguete, and new transfer Eli Carter, the trio had only 7 points to show for. That’s going to have to change. Surprisingly, walk-on Jacob Kurtz outscored each of those aforementioned scholarship players with 4 poin...