The Florida-Georgia game won’t be a pool party.
Donovan reiterated at the Southeastern Conference’s annual spring meetings Tuesday that he’s committed to the Gators, but left open the possibility of jumping to the NBA.
Josh Tobias’ single with two outs in the eighth drove in the go-ahead run and Florida beat Kentucky 6-5 Saturday to move into the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
Florida’s Billy Donovan has spoken to a couple of NBA teams about coaching vacancies, but adds that “I fully plan on being back” next season.
Jake McGee, who earned his undergraduate degree last month and decided to transfer for graduate school, attended classes Monday in Gainesville and will be eligible to play for the Gators this fall.
The New Orleans Saints targeted defensive prospects with their first three picks of the final day of the NFL draft, starting with California outside linebacker Khairi Fortt in the fourth round.
Former Michigan forward Jon Horford is transferring to Florida for his final year of college eligibility.
Friday is a sad day for University of Florida students as they mourn the loss of diving coach Donnie Craine. Craine died Thursday morning in a boating accident off the coast of Bokeelia, the school announced.
Jeff Driskel wore tan flip flops and blue basketball shorts following Florida’s spring game. His calm demeanor contrasted with the frenzied offense that the Gators unveiled on Saturday in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Highly touted center Chris Walker is giving Florida “one more year.”