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Healthy Driskel helps unveil new Florida offense

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. More>>

Walker staying 'one more year' at Florida

Highly touted center Chris Walker is giving Florida "one more year." More>>

Florida's season a success despite Final Four flop

Scottie Wilbekin sat hunched in his locker, his eyes red, his voice hush and his legs still cramping. More>>

Guards flounder, Florida falls in Final Four

Florida played its worst game of the season on college basketball's biggest stage. More>>

'Billy the Kid' becomes 'Billy the Builder'

He was "Billy the Kid" as a college player, then "Billy the Recruiter" as a young coach. More>>

Sharp-shooting Frazier a huge threat for Florida

It was 6:45 a.m. on a Saturday, more than four hours before tip-off against Mississippi, and Florida guard Michael Frazier II was in the visiting arena putting up shots. More>>

With Young down low, Florida aims high on defense

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DALLAS -- Because of his chiseled arms and high school accolades, Patric Young drew comparisons to NBA star Dwight Howard long before he took his first hook shot at Florida. More>>

Wilbekin improves on, off court for Florida

Scottie Wilbekin waved off teammates, ignored signals from the bench and backed down his defender as the final seconds ticked off the clock. More>>

Florida finds familiar foes in Final Four

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- For Florida, the Final Four might as well be dubbed the Familiar Four. More>>

Florida faces upstart Dayton in South Region final

The Dayton Flyers are feeling very confident and loose with the upsets they've already pulled this NCAA tournament. They're also ready to wreck what's left of anyone's bracket with their greatest challenge... More>>

Gators win their 29th straight, down UCLA 79-68

Michael Frazier II hit five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points as Florida beat UCLA 79-68 Thursday night to reach its fourth consecutive NCAA regional final. More>>

Florida's D to be tested by UCLA's potent offense

Scottie Wilbekin has defended the 6-foot-6 Harrison twins of Kentucky and seen his share of tall guards during his four seasons at Florida. More>>

Florida's Donovan gets 3-year extension, raise

UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan. UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan.

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer Florida coach Billy Donovan has signed a three-year contract extension that raises his average salary to $3.7 million over the next six years. More>>

Yeguete doing 'dirty work' for top-seeded Florida

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. More>>

Florida's Billy Donovan still intrigued by NBA

Florida coach Billy Donovan is still intrigued by the NBA. More>>

Florida seeks bounce back, Pitt wants more of same

There's a chance that either Florida's lackluster performance or Pittsburgh's dominant showing was an aberration. More>>

Top-seeded Florida looks to end NCAA 'heartbreak'

Florida already has cut down nets twice this season. The Gators have won a school-record 26 consecutive games, became the first team in Southeastern Conference history to go 18-0 in the regular season, won the league... More>>

Florida's success gets Donovan $187,500 in bonuses

UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan. UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan.

Florida coach Billy Donovan has triggered two more bonuses in his contract. More>>

Players work out at Florida in rainy conditions

A dozen University of Florida football players and several from area colleges participated during the Gators' pro day under rainy, cool conditions in front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams. More>>

Florida No. 1 in final AP poll of the season

By The Associated Press Florida, the overall No. 1 seed for the NCAA tournament, is on top of the AP's final college basketball poll of the season. More>>

Top-ranked Florida headlines NCAA's South Region

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer Florida's path to the Final Four is filled with college basketball blue bloods. More>>

No. 1 Gators meet Albany-Mt. St. Mary's winner

By The Associated Press Top overall seed Florida gets to stay close to home to start play in the NCAA tournament's South Region. More>>

No. 1 Florida holds off Kentucky 61-60 in SEC

Top-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... More>>

Florida wears down Tennessee 56-49 in SEC semis

Patric Young scored 16 points and No. 1 Florida turned up the defensive pressure in the second half, rallying for a 56-49 victory over Tennessee in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday. More>>

No. 1 Florida turns it on late, beats Mizzou 72-49

Scottie Wilbekin scored 15 points and No. 1 Florida remained unbeaten in the Southeastern Conference, using one of its customary spurts to rout Missouri 72-49 in the quarterfinals of the league tournament Friday. More>>

Florida KR Debose granted 6th year of eligibility

The NCAA has granted Florida receiver/kick returner Andre Debose a sixth year of eligibility. More>>

No. 1 Florida drawing comparisons to '07 champions

The comparisons have started and surely will continue the further Florida advances in the postseason. They're inevitable, really, since the football-first school is a little short on basketball tradition. More>>

Donovan renews argument about short turnarounds

UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan. UF Basketball Head Coach Billy Donovan.

Florida coach Billy Donovan is renewing his long-standing argument that teams playing in conference title games on "Selection Sunday" should not have to return to the court in the NCAA tournament until Friday. More>>

SEC coaches give top honors to Wilbekin, Donovan

No. 1 Florida nearly swept the coaches' Southeastern Conference individual awards. More>>

No. 1 Florida going for SEC history on Senior Day

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- They've spent countless hours together over the last four years, creating the kind of bonds that last a lifetime. They've played 141 games together, winning most of them while developing the kind of chemistry that pays off in crunch time of close games. They've celebrated three Southeastern Conference championships in four years together and felt the sting of coming up one victory short of the Final Four the last three years. More>>

Florida OC Roper gets 3-year deal worth up to $2M

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida offensive coordinator Kurt Roper can earn up to $2 million under a three-year contract he signed last month. More>>

No. 1 Florida beats South Carolina 72-46

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COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Michael Frazier II set a Florida record with 11 3-pointers to finish with a career-high 37 points and help the top-ranked Gators move a game from a perfect Southeastern Conference regular season with a 72-46 victory over South Carolina on Tuesday night. More>>

No. 1 Florida 'chasing greatness' in stretch run

Top-ranked Florida has a motto for the stretch run: "chasing greatness." More>>

No. 1 Florida beats LSU 79-61, 21st straight win

Dorian Finney-Smith scored 16 points, and top-ranked Florida used a season-high 13 3-pointers to overwhelm LSU 79-61 on Saturday and extend its school-record winning streak to 21 games. More>>

Finney-Smith latest transfer helping No. 1 Florida

Florida coach Billy Donovan is finding sustained success with college basketball's version of the waiver wire. More>>

No. 1 Florida's Hill cleared to return against LSU

No. 1 Florida will have backup point guard Kasey Hill back Saturday against LSU. More>>

No. 1 Florida holds off Vanderbilt 57-54

Dorian Finney-Smith scored 19 points, and No. 1 Florida held off Vanderbilt 57-54 on Tuesday night to clinch at least a share of its second straight Southeastern Conference title and seventh overall. More>>

Florida moves to No. 1 in AP poll

By The Associated Press Florida is the new No. 1 in the AP college basketball poll, the Gators' first time on top of the rankings since they repeated as national champions in 2007. More>>

Florida jumps to No. 2 in AP poll

By The Associated Press Syracuse is still No. 1 in the AP college basketball poll, but it is no longer a unanimous choice. More>>

No. 3 Florida rallies past No. 14 Kentucky 69-59

Scottie Wilbekin scored 23 points, including five critical free throws down the stretch, and No. 3 Florida rallied for a tense 69-59 victory over No. 14 Kentucky on Saturday night in a matchup of the Southeastern... More>>

Wilbekin, No. 3 Florida outlast Tennessee 67-58

Scottie Wilbekin had 21 points and six assists, and No. 3 Florida stepped up its defense in the second half to outlast Tennessee 67-58 Tuesday night for its 16th consecutive victory. More>>

No. 3 Florida tops Alabama 78-69 for 15th straight

Scottie Wilbekin scored 16 points, leading all five starters in double figures, and No. 3 Florida beat Alabama 78-69 on Saturday for its 15th straight victory. More>>

Florida's Walker to make much-anticipated debut

Florida coach Billy Donovan is doing all he can to quell expectations surrounding highly touted freshman Chris Walker. More>>

No. 3 Florida stands tall in short turnarounds

No. 3 Florida knows how to handle tight turnarounds. More>>

No. 3 Florida beats Mississippi St 62-51

Casey Prather scored 16 points, Patric Young added 12 and No. 3 Florida beat Mississippi State 62-51 Thursday night for its 12th straight win. More>>

NCAA clears Florida freshman Chris Walker to play

Florida forward Chris Walker, a highly touted freshman from Bonifay, has been cleared to play. More>>

F Harris back practicing with No. 3 Florida

Florida forward Damontre Harris, who was dismissed from the team last month, is back practicing with the third-ranked Gators. More>>

No. 6 Florida routs Tennessee 67-41

Michael Frazier II scored 17 points, Scottie Wilbekin added 13 and No. 6 Florida handled Tennessee 67-41 on Saturday for its 11th consecutive win. More>>

Vols seek to continue their hex over No. 6 Florida

Tennessee often saves its best performances of the season for Florida. More>>

Florida S Riggs to transfer after graduation

Florida safety Cody Riggs, who started every game last season, will transfer for his final year of eligibility. More>>

Florida hires Mike Peterson to football staff

Florida has hired retired NFL linebacker Mike Peterson to a full-time position on the weight-training staff. More>>

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