Will Yeguete worked Finish Line on Mother's Day for a good cause. Here are photos of the former Florida Gators standout.
Former Michigan big man has decided to transfer to the University of Florida according to ESPN. The 6-9 Horford announced a couple weeks back that he intended to transfer out of Ann Arbor for his final season of eligibility after averaging 3.8 points and 4.2 rebounds last season with the Wolverines. After the Gators lost senior big men Patric Young and Will Yeguete, Horford ...
Will Yeguete cleaned up at The Florida Letterman Awards, including crushing on the Florida Gators Dazzlers again.
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....
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Will Yeguete is one valuable player for top-seeded Florida. You just have to dig a little deeper than statistics and box scores to see how much he means to the Gators.
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...
The work of forward Will Yeguete goes underappreciated throughout the course of the season. But when the senior has a game like he did on Saturday against Pittsburgh, his impact is tough to miss. Yeguete was all over the floor, diving for loose balls and starting fast breaks, as the Florida senior class clinched its fourth straight appearance in the Sweet 16.
The Gators start off the NCAA Tournament Thursday as they take on 16-seed Albany. Florida forwards Will Yeguete and Chris Walker share their thoughts heading into the match-up right here.
From a personnel standpoint much of the focus during the NCAA tournament is on the stars, the players who have the talent needed to change their NBA draft possibilities drastically over the next three weeks. But for as important as those stars are they need help, and a quality “unsung hero” could mean the difference between a good season and a truly special one.
Here are 11...
The No. 1-ranked Florida Gators won't need to board a plane for their first stop in the NCAA Tournament.
For the second time in four years, the Gators open the tournament in the Sunshine State. The No. 1 overall seed and top seed in the South Region, the Gators face the winner of Tuesday's play-in game between Albany and Mount St. Mary's on Thursday at the Amway Center...
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...
Gators fans understand the importance that Will Yeguete has to the basketball program at Florida. Never a stat buster, Yeguete does a lot of dirty work Dennis Rodman style. The always hustling and energetic Yeguete was sorely missed in years past when he missed action on the court from being injured. We bring you a pictorial tribute to Yeguete and just a tiny bot of what he has done on the court.
A sign in the “Rowdy Reptiles” section said it all.
“Hey Kentucky, this is what Senior Day looks like.”
No. 1 Florida, supercharged and senior-laden, eviscerated a tumbling Kentucky team 84-65 on Saturday afternoon, putting a perfect finish on the regular season.
Anchored by a special group of four seniors — Scottie Wilbekin, Casey Prather, Patric Young and Will...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Seriously, how fitting was it all?
The Kentucky Wildcats had sliced a 22-point lead to just six with 12 minutes to go. The top-ranked Florida Gators, trying to keep their appointment with destiny, had inched the lead back out to 10, but all those among one of the liveliest crowds ever to pack the O'Connell Center were a little uneasy, just waiting for a reason...
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.
Florida superstars' Will Yeguete and Patric Young have formed a special bond with 4-year-old Kaedyn Ballew, who is battling cancer.
While Will Yeguete isn't helping lead the Gators to victory on the hardwood, he's fighting off the bad guys as a member of the Ninja Turtles.
Will Yeguete and this Florida Gators team has played their way into the hearts of Gator Nation.
It hasn’t been a fun recovery for forward Will Yeguete. After undergoing surgery in the offseason to clean up his knee, the senior hasn’t always had the bounce back in his leg during his final season in Gainesville. Florida coach Billy Donovan continues to manage Yeguete, but a little rest before Tuesday’s game helped Yeguete have his best game of the season against Georgia.
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...
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) -- Will Yeguete led a strong rebounding effort Saturday by the 16th-ranked Florida Gators, who pulled away in the second half to beat Fresno State 66-49 in the Orange Bowl Classic.
Yeguete had five offensive rebounds and a season-high 10 total for the Gators, who had a 47-24 advantage on the boards, by far their largest this season. Florida won easily despite shooting...