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White trying to find balance with Chiozza

A basketball season is often about highs and lows, and Florida sophomore starting point guard Chris Chiozza has hit a lull the last week for the Gators. Chiozza was terrific in finishing with 17 points and 8 assists to begin February in UF’s 87-83 win over Arkansas. But in the two games since, Chiozza is just 3 of 18 from the floor, 2 of 11 from 3 points and has posted an assist...

Florida Sweeps Season Match Ups Against Ole Miss

Ole Miss came into Gainesville coming off three consecutive conference wins. That wouldn’t last as the Florida Gators outlasted the rebels to get the 77-72 win on Tuesday night. It was a fight until the end, as both teams traded leads toward the end of the game. The Gators led by as many as ten points, but Ole Miss was able to power back and bring it within one point. Stephen Moody...
Via Gamedayr
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dorian Finney-Smith leads Florida past Ole Miss to sweep season series

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Dorian Finney-Smith scored 16 points, leading five Florida players in double figures, and the Gators beat Mississippi 77-72 Tuesday night.Florida (16-8, 7-4 Southeastern Conference) swept both games against the Rebels (15-9, 5-6) this season while improving to 12-1 at home.The latest one was a nail-biter until the final minute.Florida's Kasey Hill hit a...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Spurrier says he should have retired after 2014 season

Midway through the 2015 college football season, Steve Spurrier decided he had enough. After the South Carolina Gamecocks started the season with a 2-4 record, the Head Coach announced his immediate resignation … ending a head coaching career that saw him win SEC titles and a national championship with the Florida Gators and turn around the Gamecocks into a perennial winner. Now...
Via Gamedayr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

With road stretch looming, Florida needs to win at home

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Florida's postseason fate probably will be decided on the road. The Gators (15-8, 6-4 Southeastern Conference) play four of their final six regular-season games away from home, a tough stretch that begins next week and includes trips to Georgia, South Carolina and LSU. That daunting slate makes this week's games in the comfy confines of the O'Connell Center...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Videos: Florida Created Cool NBA Jam-Style Promos For Tuesday’s ’90s Night Game

Tomorrow’s Florida-Ole Miss basketball game is “’90s Night” in Gainesville, and the Gators have been posting really cool NBA Jam-style promo clips for the special event on their Instagram page. Between Dorian Finney-Smith jumping off the screen for a huge baseline slam, and Chris Chiozza catching literal fire, these “Gator Jam” videos are pretty awesome. Tuesday...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

E-Rupp-tion: Gators Routed By Desperate Kentucky to Cap Split Week

There is a pulse to a college basketball season, a meter and measure that can be read reasonably well by those who have watched long enough, especially come February. Further, there are certain axioms that apply- cliche or no. The … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Florida Basketball Wearing New Orange Uniforms vs. Kentucky

The Florida Gators will be sporting a new look when they tip off at Kentucky today: a new all-orange uniform. UF men’s basketball Twitter account tweeted out a few pictures, giving fans their first look at the bright new threads. Orange you glad we are playing Kentucky today #ThanksNike #OurPairIsInTheMail pic.twitter.com/b3yX1wuMO0 — UF Manager (@UFManager) February 6, 2016...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida’s Treon Harris Reportedly Moving From Quarterback To Wide Receiver

Following offensive struggles last season, the Florida Gators are reportedly moving some things around at the quarterback position heading into next season.  According to a report by Gridiron Now, Treon Harris will be moving from quarterback to wide receiver this off-season. Harris, who stepped in for the Gators when there were no other answers, has plenty of athleticism and should...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: Treon Harris Switches From Quarterback To Wide Receiver For Florida

When the 2015 college football season started, Treon Harris was the first man to take a snap at the quarterback position for the Florida Gators. Eventually, he would find himself as the backup until starter Will Grier was suspended for the remainder of the season for a positive PED test from the NCAA. With Harris under center, the Gators would lose four of their final eight games...
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators QB Treon Harris to move to wide receiver

I can’t even think of a clever lede for this article because I’m so giddy about the substance of what I’m about to write. Florida quarterback (word used loosely) Treon Harris will be moved to wide receiver this season. The news … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Football: The three biggest recruits from NSD

While Florida football already had a massive January in which they saw a plethora of high profile recruits such as Feliepe Frank, they had an equally impressive February that culminated in an eventful National Signing Day. In total, the Gators were able to pull in an enormous class of 25 recruits on signing day alone. This article will seek to break down the three biggest recruits...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Recruiting: where do the Gators stand with the class of 2017?

Florida wrapped up their 2016 recruiting class by flipping wide receiver Tyrie Cleveland from Houston. The general consensus is that the Gators pulled in a good, not great class. But recruiting never stops. And so while National Signing Day of 2017 may … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Meet Florida’s 2016 Recruiting Class: National Signing Day Recap

Florida football’s 2016 recruiting class ranked only sixth in the SEC, but don’t be fooled. The Gators reeled in some serious talent.  Florida’s haul was still the 13th-best in the country, which should tell you just how well the SEC recruits as a conference. Nine of the Gators’ 25 signees were four-star recruits, while eight of them were ranked in the top-10 at their position...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Former Florida Star Takes Shot At Rival FSU With Throwback Signing Day Memory

With National Signing Day in the rearview mirror, it will be several years until we truly know which college had the best class based on performance on the field. While the Florida State Seminoles were declared to have the top classes by ESPN, one former star of the Florida Gators is taking a shot at his rivals while remembering his Signing Day moment. Dante Fowler, now a member...
Via Gamedayr
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Arkansas’ Bret Bielema clarifies apparent shot at Florida, Ole Miss

Today is National Signing Day in college football, in case for whatever reason you were unaware. Those who pay attention to this day know to expect the unexpected, and tempers can sometimes flare out of nowhere base don the decisions a number of high school football players are making regarding their futures. Recruiting is serious business, and sometimes the burn of losing a player...
Via The Comeback
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tim Tebow performs on Lip Sync Battle

Tim Tebow has proven adept at succeeding outside of a football field, with a successful career in the SEC network as football analyst. The former NFL QB has turned down repeated requests to appear on Dancing With The Stars, but it seems he has no problem lip syncing. He appeared on a recent episode of Spike’s Lip Sync Battle, a popular show where big celebrities come on and mouth...
Via Gamedayr
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida Gators’ 2016 National Signing Day announcement schedule

National Signing Day is fast approaching, which of course means that literally hundreds of kids will be making their final decisions on where they will play college football. But since this is a Gators blog, we’re only going to focus on … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Recruiting: Gators look to close on top targets, finish with a top five class

Jim McElwain’s first full recruiting class is shaping up to be a good one. The next few days will determine if it’s a great one. The Gators hosted several big time recruits (official visits) this past Friday/Saturday in the last weekend … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Gators DB Jalen Tabor apologizes for controversial tweet

Florida Gators defensive back Jalen Tabor took to Twitter to apologize for a since-deleted tweet in which he referenced the $527.4 million that the SEC made in revenue in 2014-15 and called college football modern day slavery. Went to far with the slavery thing and I apologize , can't let my emotions get to me . But y'all get the message — Jalen Tabor (@_31Flavorz) January 20...
Via Campus Sports Net
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Jalen Tabor admits he 'went foo far with slavery ,' stands by message

Florida defensive back Jalen Tabor made some shocking comments following USA Today’s report that the SEC posted $527.4 million in revenue after its first full season with the SEC Network.  That is a massive figure, and Tabor has the right to his own opinion, but there was probably a better way to go about it – and making the comparison to slavery was ill-advised.  Not long...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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