Gators forward Dorian Finney-Smith scored his first points of the game vs Alabama in very dramatic fashion on Tuesday and sealed the win for Florida, 52-50
The Florida Gators needed someone to step up in their game against Alabama and Dorian Finney-Smith did just that on these back to back possessions with time running out as the Gators beat the Tide 52-50…
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Dorian Finney-Smith slammed home a dunk with 17 seconds remaining as Florida held off a furious second-half comeback by Alabama to beat the Crimson Tide 52-50 on Tuesday night.
Eli Carter scored 13 points and Chris Walker finished with 12 for Florida (11-9, 4-3 SEC), which snapped a three-game SEC losing streak.
With the score tied at 50, Finney-Smith put...
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Florida basketball is not having its best year by a long shot, but the Gators survived tonight’s game against SEC foe Alabama on the back of two huge plays down the stretch by Dorian Finney-Smith.
With the game tied at 50 and 22 seconds remaining in regulation, Finney-Smith threw down a nasty dunk on forward Michael Kessens to put the Gators up two.
At the other end of the court...
Former Florida Gator defensive lineman Darious Cummings is using Twitter to recruit 5-star DE CeCe Jefferson.
The Florida Gators added to their 2015 class on Monday night with the addition of four-star DL Jabari Zuniga who flipped from N.C State.
Miami commit Jordan Scarlett is intrigued by Jim McElwain and the Florida Gators.
Miami LB Rayshad Jackson has committed to the Florida Gators.
Star cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III has been a very bright spot of a few lean years for Florida football, and this season he was named First Team All-American by Sporting News. Florida commemorates its All-Americans with bricks outside of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, and Hargreaves’ brick is being installed this morning.
Look what’s getting installed today! #brick #AllAmerican...
Tristan Payton has decommitted from USC, and the Florida Gators could be back in the picture.
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This dunk attempt by Devin Robinson sums up the Florida Gators 2014-2015 basketball season so far as they have struggled to a 10-7 record which includes Georgia handing them their first conference loss since 2013….
I will have a full breakdown of Florida defensive end/outside linebacker Dante Fowler Jr. finished soon, but in the meantime, I was asked by a reader to break down all 8.5 sacks that he had in 2014. Here they all are as requested. Fowler’s first sack of the season came in the Gator’s second game […]
Breakdown Of The 8.5 Sacks Registered In 2014 By Florida DE/OLB Dante Fowler...
We do not get to have butt-fumbles and 300+ pound lineman throwing touchdown passes to enjoy in basketball, but there are plenty of moments in basketball games that are just as funny as a five-lateral play that ends with a 40-yard loss. Stuff like this:Exhibit A: Florida freshman forward Devin Robison going for the monster jam a few feet early. Read more »
There’s something so satisfying about seeing Bruce Pearl’s team lose a basketball game. That joy is magnified exponentially when Pearl loses to the Florida Gators, and that’s what happened last night. (So Gator basketball does give you reasons to smile … Continue reading →
Send to Kindle Donovan’s Gators claimed the No. 1 overall seed. (Burgess/University of Florida Athletics Communications)
This has been a trying year so far for the Florida Gators and coach Billy Donovan. The inconsistency, uncertainty, and lack of execution and leadership on a young Gators team had driven them to a 7-6 record coming into South Carolina for their SEC opener...
Florida has dismissed true freshman defensive lineman Gerald Willis from the team, according to multiple reports.
Willis, a four-star recruit in the 2014 class, has had a troubled time in Gainesville, Fla. The 6-foot-2, 255-pound defensive end was the player who cheap shotted Jameis Winston during the Florida State game. In early October, Willis reportedly got into a fight with...
It goes without saying that the season for the Florida Gators was nothing that fans envisioned it would be, but with a new head coach ready to take charge there was still one piece of business left--the Birmingham Bowl against a good East Carolina team. However, going in there was one question that needed to be answered.Would the Gators show up? Would they want to finish a lackluster...
Occasionally there are things that happen in a football game that makes every coach think he's Hannibal Smith from the A-Team. I'm talking about the kind of thing that makes a coach think 'I love it when a plan (or play) comes together.' When a play does and everyone does their job (including blocking down field) beautiful things can happen.You know--like an 86-yard touchdown catch...
Former five-star recruit Jeff Driskel has been granted his release from the Florida Gators football program. New head coach Jim McElwain indicated that the program wasn’t going to hold Driskel “hostage” when announcing the release of his scholarship.
This means that the soon-to-be senior quarterback will be given an opportunity to catch on with another top-tier program....
Two Florida players’ careers have come to an end a couple days prior to the Gators’ bowl game.
Senior kick returner Andre Debose and senior defensive lineman Darious Cummings did not make the trip to Alabama for the Birmingham Bowl, interim head coach D.J. Durkin told reporters Wednesday afternoon.
Florida (6-5) is set to play ECU (8-4) in the Birmingham Bowl Jan. 3.
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Florida has officially hired Doug Nussmeier to be the Gators’ offensive coordinator, the school announced Wednesday afternoon.
Nussmeier, 44, spent the past year as Michigan’s offensive coordinator. The Wolverines struggled in 2014, ranking No. 112 in the country in points per game (20.9). Nussmeier was previously the offensive coordinator at Alabama for two seasons.