No. 7 Florida Opens Season With 68-45 VictoryDorian Finney-Smith scored 15 points, Michael Frazier II added 12 and No. 7 Florida opened the season with a 68-45 victory over William & Mary on Friday night.
Florida's Season A Success Despite Final Four FlopScottie Wilbekin sat hunched in his locker, his eyes red, his voice hush and his legs still cramping.
Daniels Sparks UConn To 63-53 Upset Of Florida DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds Saturday to help UConn snap Florida's 30-game win streak with a 63-53 upset of the Gators at the Final Four.
It's UConn-Florida, Not Napier-Wilbekin Mention Connecticut basketball and Shabazz Napier is the first name to come up. Talk about top-ranked Florida and Scottie Wilbekin is the player most often brought up.
Gators Ready To Claim Another Final Four Victory SaturdayThe Florida Gators have lost two games this season, one to Wisconsin (November 12) and the other to Connecticut (December 2). That makes it fitting that if the Gators want to win another national championship, they may have to beat both teams.
Gators Can Avenge Both Losses In Final FourThe last time the Florida Gators tasted defeat, the team was in Connecticut watching the Huskies celebrate a last-second victory off the hands of guard Shabazz Napier. Fast forward thirty victories later and a classic Final Four matchup is ready for Saturday.
UF 1st To Final Four, Beating Dayton 62-52 The Florida Gators are first yet again this season.
No. 1 Seed Florida tops Pitt 61-45, Makes Sweet 16 Top-seeded seeded Florida played with a lot more energy and intensity this time around.
Gators Poised To Take A Bite Out Of NCAA TourneyThe Florida Gators aren’t a perfect basketball team, but you couldn’t tell that by looking at the team’s record as it prepares to play in the NCAA tournament as the top overall seed.
No. 1 Florida Holds Off Kentucky 61-60 In SECTop-ranked Florida capped a perfect run through the Southeastern Conference when Kentucky failed to get off a shot on its final possession, allowing the Gators to escape with a 61-60 victory in the league championship game Sunday.
Vols Falter Again In 2nd Half, Lose To Gators Despite another loss to top-ranked Florida, Tennessee is confident it will land in the NCAA tournament.
Gators Blow Mizzou Off The CourtThe Missouri Tigers needed a victory to get into the NCAA Tournament. After facing off with the number one team in the country, the Florida Gators, in the SEC Tournament; Mizzou won't be going dancing.
No. 1 UF Routs No. 25 Kentucky, Sets SEC Record With strands of net behind their ears, Florida seniors Casey Prather, Scottie Wilbekin, Will Yeguete and Patric Young stopped at midcourt and kissed the floor.
No. 3 Florida Takes Down Kentucky 69-59For at least 30 minutes, No. 14 Kentucky proved it could compete with one of the best teams in the country. The Wildcats just couldn't sustain the effort down the stretch in a 69-59 loss to third-ranked Florida on Saturday night that ended their four-game winning streak and 22-game run at Rupp Arena.
No. 3 Florida Tops Alabama 78-69 For 15th Straight WinNo. 3 Florida has won with defense most of the season.