It’s been an interesting path for the Florida Gators’ coaching staff’s newest addition.
Dorian Finney-Smith scored 20 points and Michael Frazier II had 15 off the bench as Florida rallied past South Carolina in the second half to open Southeastern Conference play with a 72-68 victory Wednesday night.
The Florida Gators will have an opening at the quarterback position in 2015.
Treon Harris threw an 86-yard scoring pass to Ahmad Fulwood and Vernon Hargreaves III intercepted a pass in the end zone late to preserve Florida’s 28-20 victory over East Carolina on Saturday in the Birmingham Bowl.
Florida linebacker Antonio Morrison injured his leg in the Birmingham Bowl against East Carolina.
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel has asked to be released from his scholarship.
Florida forward Jacob Kurtz accidentally tipped in a Devon Bookert miss with 0.4 seconds left to give Florida State a 65-63 win against its in-state rival.
Florida quarterback Treon Harris is facing a misdemeanor charge for allegedly operating a motor vehicle without a valid license.
New Florida coach Jim McElwain made his first official hire Tuesday.
Auburn hired former Florida coach Will Muschamp as defensive coordinator Friday.