Florida continues their ride in the NCAA tournament on Thursday when they play 4th-seed UCLA in Memphis in the Sweet-16. The Gators and Bruins have matched up three other times in the tournament and Florida has come away with the win every time. Florida senior guard Scottie Wilbekin and senior forward Will Yeguete talk about the matchup in front of the national media on Wednesday.
Center Patric Young likes to call them the Core Four.
The Florida Gators' four seniors have been the backbone of a record-setting team that heads into this week's Sweet 16 hoping to join the iconic '04s of Joakim Noah and Al Horford as national champions.
Collectively, the winningest senior class in school history has proven to be greater than the sum of its parts....
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The way Will Yeguete plays has fallen under many descriptions in his four seasons at UF.
He's been called a role player, a glue guy, a grinder, blue collar, a fan favorite, coachable, and the list goes on.
Gators coach Billy Donovan knows what Yeguete is not.
"He's not a headline guy."
Donovan said that of Yeguete on Saturday after the No. 1-ranked...
Not a bad day for Florida’s Will Yeguete: SEC Tournament Champs after Kentucky win, getting the No.1 overall seed in NCAA Tournament, and this selfie pic with some cute Florida cheerleaders.
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Will Yeguete snapped an SEC Championship selfie with the University of Florida Dazzlers following the big win over Kentucky.
ATLANTA -- Here are seven quick things we gleaned from No. 1 Florida's 72-49 thumping of 8-seeded Missouri at the Georgia Dome, the first of four quarterfinal matches at the SEC hoops tournament.
1. It's a little disconcerting that Missouri's perimeter players could easily get to the rim in the first half, particularly on baseline drives. As a result, the Tigers converted...
The Florida Gators capped off a perfect, 18-0 SEC schedule against Kentucky. But, as Will Yeguete shows with this sign, there is still more to go.
Sports Illustrated's upcoming piece on Florida basketball features this touching photo of Will Yeguete and a young cancer survivor.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Two minutes into the game and you could tell Will Yeguete looked like, well, Will Yeguete.
You know, the guy described this way in the game notes: Prototypical hustle player with a knack for grabbing rebounds and loose balls.
In Florida's 72-50 victory over Georgia on Tuesday night, Yeguete snagged the Gators' first rebound of the game, and then committed...
AUSTIN, Texas -- The knee still aches. Some days the pain is greater than others. It needs TLC every time Will Yeguete finishes a tough practice or rehab session.
As Yeguete sat at his locker here inside the Frank Erwin Center on Thursday afternoon, a bag of ice was taped to his right knee, the one that forced Yeguete to miss a month of the regular season and threatened to end his...