Found January 14, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Patric Young
TEAMS: Florida Gators
Florida center Patric Young is battling a sprained right ankle and won't start Saturday night when the 19th-ranked Gators (13-4, 1-1) take on South Carolina (8-0, 0-2) at Colonial Bank Arena.

Gators look for first road win Saturday at SC

Bradley Beal has gotten back to form, and that's a good thing for the Florida Gators. With their star freshman starring again, the No. 19 Gators look for their first road win of the season when they face the South Carolina Gamecocks on Saturday. The 2011 Gatorade National Player of the Year, Beal scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Florida to a 70-48 victory over...

Florida hopes to end road woes at South Carolina

Florida guard Erving Walker knows what's coming. If the 19th-ranked Gators win at South Carolina on Saturday, Walker believes coach Billy Donovan will continue the intense practices he put the team through this week. If the Gators lose, Walker says Donovan will ratchet it up even more. ''We're in a lose-lose situation,'' Walker said Friday. Maybe so. But...

UF's Patric Young dealing with ankle tendonitis

GAINESVILLE – Florida's open date might come a little too early in the SEC schedule for Billy Donovan's liking, but it might be the best thing for Patric Young.

Strong Second Half Propels Gators

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Florida coach Billy Donovan thinks his team has plenty of things to improve on as the visitors, despite the 19th-ranked Gators' first true road win of the season. Kenny Boynton had 15 points and hit four of Florida's 12 3-pointers in a 79-65 victory over South Carolina on Saturday night.

UF's Bradley Beal working way through shooting struggles

Bradley Beal, Florida's talented freshman guard, has struggled shooting in the past five gamesGAINESVILLE – It is perhaps a reflection of the expectations for Florida's Bradley Beal that the past five games have been considered a slump.

No. 19 Florida hopes to end road woes at SC

Florida guard Erving Walker knows what's coming.

No. 19 Florida hits 12 treys, subdues S. Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Kenny Boynton had 15 points and hit four of No. 19 Florida's 12 3-pointers in a 79-65 victory over South Carolina on Saturday night.

Florida Shows Progress on the Road

Florida head coach Billy Donovan spoke all week about the Gators needing to mature and learn the process of winning on the road before they would be able to experience it. Saturday night was a step in the right direction. The Gators used a strong second half to secure their first road win of the season in a 79-65 win at South Carolina.

Gators head to South Carolina looking for first road win

To Billy Donovan’s relief, this team doesn’t have the same road woes as the 2007-08 team. Yes, the Gators are 0-4 in true road games this year. But unlike a freshman class that included Chandler Parsons, Alex Tyus and Nick Calathes four years ago, these players have a better work ethic and understanding of what they need to do to improve.

Gators finish 2011 with one of nation's worst offenses, best defenses

For those who watched Florida struggle to a 7-6 record this year, little in the year-end stats will be surprising. The Gators had one of the worst offenses in the country and one of the best defenses.

Lady Tigers Take Winning Streak to Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The LSU women's basketball team seeks to maintain its first-place standing in the Southeastern Conference as it puts its undefeated league record and 10-game winning streak on the line against the Florida Gators at noon CT Sunday in the Stephen C. O'Connell Center.

Horn previews Gators

South Carolina (8-8, 0-2 SEC) will welcome the Florida Gators (13-4, 1-1 SEC) to Colonial Life Arena on Saturday in a key SEC East battle. The Gamecocks will be looking to avoid an 0-3 start in league play as they face off against the number-19 team in the land.

No. 19 Florida hits 12 3s to beat Gamecocks 79-65

Kenny Boynton scored 15 points and hit four of No. 19 Florida's 12 3-pointers in a 79-65 victory over South Carolina on Saturday night.
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