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Loucheiz Purifoy hasn't always been excited about his role for 2013. When he was approached with the idea of moving to the offense to get more comfortable at receiver, he wasn’t so sure. That’s no longer the case. Even going up against Florida’s deep secondary hasn’t changed his mind. The junior will play all over the field during the fall, but there’s no debate which side he prefers.
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. Gators sophomore offensive lineman D.J. Humphries arrived at UF in January 2012 with the kind of accolades that made some wonder if he would start from day one.
The prep All-American was ranked the No. 1 overall offensive tackle in the country by Rivals.com and No. 3 by Scout.com.
What Florida coach Will Muschamp saw was an extremely talented player that needed...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. When Will Muschamp was hired to replace Urban Meyer and started assembling his inaugural Gators coaching staff, he heard a lot of promising reports on a young assistant in his first season on Meyer's staff.
Seemed whomever Muschamp called to ask about D.J. Durkin, the response remained the same.
"Everyone I talked to said he is one of the bright young...
Florida junior Quarterback Jeff Driskel and junior wide receiver Quinton Dunbar discuss improvements the Gators have made during spring practice thus far. It has only been a week, but Florida is making progress toward an improved offense in 2013.
One of the Florida Gators' star freshmen, Alex Anzalone, underwent surgery on Monday to repair a torn labrum sustained in Spring practices.
Florida coach Billy Donovan calls it ''media drama.''
Everyone else, including his players, see the 14th-ranked Gators as having something to prove as they head onto college basketball's biggest stage.
Florida, the No. 3 seed in the NCAA tournament's South Region, can't seem to close out close games. The Gators are 0-6 in games decided by six points...
Henderson is quickly surpassing Johnny Manziel for the title of Y.O.L.O College athlete of the Year. Henderson just led Ole Miss to an upset SEC Championship win over the Florida Gators and before his team attempts to make a similar run in the NCAA tourney Henderson is throwing back a few Jager bombs with friends.
I’m all for partaking in an adult beverage but the week of the NCAA...
Tyrek Cole, 5'11 170lb CB Prospect from Hollywood, FL (Miramar High School), is one of the defensive backs in the Southeast for the 2015 class. He already holds offers from Florida, FSU, Miami, and West Virginia and that list will continue to grow. Yesterday I got to talk with Tyrek about his recruiting process, here is what he had to say.
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The wide receivers know more production is needed. It has been the emphasis on the offensive side of the ball early in practice. There are two new additions in cornerback Loucheiz Purifoy and early enrollee Demarcus Robinson, and while both are making an impact, the returning players are the ones that need to take the next step. The Florida offense is optimistic it will happen this spring.
The Southeastern Conference tournament enjoyed on a sour note for Florida by losing in the championship game, but there were still positives that came from the weekend in Nashville. Senior guard Kenny Boynton started to regain his stroke from the outside after dealing with inconsistency throughout the year. That’s the best news Florida could’ve had before starting the NCAA Tournament.
Despite having a halftime lead over Ole Miss in the Championship game of the SEC Tournament, Florida eventually fell to the Rebels 63-66. Florida senior Erik Murphy discusses what went wrong in the second half.
Florida's Will Yeguete is hoping the team will bounce back from their SEC Tournament loss and make a deep run into the NCAA Tournament.
Crazy about college basketball? Erin Andrews might have you beat.
When her beloved Florida Gators were struggling against Purdue in the NCAA men's basketball tournament in 2007, the current FOX Sports TV personality ripped the sheets, pillows and blankets off of her bed in a fit of anger. Surprisingly, the Gators' fortunes changed. The team suddenly rallied to beat Purdue...