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Florida Gators Top-Recruit Chris Walker may not Enroll Until December

  The Chris Walker saga just won’t go away. Florida’s highly coveted recruit has been fighting an eligibility battle all summer. Normally you see kids of his talent go to prep schools that are accustom to sending players off to Division I programs. Well, unfortunately Walker didn’t choose that route. Walker stayed at his local high school in Florida and it’s resulted in...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss
PUT ME IN COACH

Florida offers spot to one-handed player

Zach Hodskins nails threes at 60% clip despite only having one hand, and now Billy Donovan is offering a chance for him to walk-on with the Gators. 

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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Florida Basketball Center Patric Young Shows Off His Serious Football Skills

Florida Gators center Patric Young, of course, loves playing on the hardwood. But his athleticism, combined with his 6-foot-9, 250 pound body, could be well suited for other sports besides basketball. Young realized this, and decided to take his talents to the football field. Young practiced with several Gators football players, trying himself out at numerous positions: quarterback...
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August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Chiozza bound for Florida Gators

5′-10″ junior point guard Chris Chiozza has made his college decision, and the White Station (TN) player elected to play college hoops for the Florida Gators. The slight but pure lead guard was sought after by numerous programs before being tendered a scholarship offer from the Gators just weeks ago. The commitment was reported via [...]
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May 14, 2013  |  Discuss
LOOKING... DIFFERENT

Andrews loses bet, changes Twitter av

The FOX Sports broadcaster and Florida alum made a bet with NFL Network host and Michigan man Rich Eisen over Sunday's game. See her Twitter avatar's new look.

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March 31, 2013  |  Discuss
IT CAN'T BE TRUE

Henderson now supporting Gators

Marshall Henderson is now supporting the same team he was taunting. Is it an SEC thing between Ole Miss and the Gators?

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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss
KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE BALL

Rosario goes off the back for crafty play

It turns out that FGCU isn’t the only school in Florida capable of highlight-reel plays. In fact, against Florida Gulf Coast, the Florida Gators reclaimed their dominance of the Sunshine State, and did so in style. In the last few minutes of the game, point guard Mike Rosario had a streetball-ish inbound pass off the back of an Eagles defender which he then turned into a vicious...
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March 30, 2013  |  Discuss
CINDERELLA'S SLIPPER?

Florida Gulf Coast gets 'sweet' heels

A artisan chocolate company in Fort Meyers has created high-heels made entirely out of chocolate in honor of Florida Gulf Coast University's remarkable run. 

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March 27, 2013  |  1 Comment

Why not Florida for the NCAA crown?

The Florida Gators Men’s Basketball team has had a crazy season before entering the NCAA Tournament as a No. 3 seed. The Gators have had a share of ups and downs this year ranging from bad injuries to blowout wins. The 26-7 Gators are an intriguing team in the tourney. On one hand the Gators have had some really great wins against some quality competition, beating the like of Wisconsin...
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March 20, 2013  |  Discuss
SEE YA

Florida's Young breaks Mizzou player's ankles

The Florida Gators throttled the visiting Missouri Tigers, 83-52, on Saturday. Needless to say, it was a pretty embarrassing performance for Frank Haith's Tigers.Redshirt freshman Ryan Rosburg may be the most humiliated by the loss. The 6-foot-10 transfer from Marquette was absolutely duped by Florida's Patric Young on this play in the second half. Young blows by Rosburg...
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January 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida recruit declares for NBA draft, before enrolling

Chris Walker fully intends to enter the NBA draft after one year with the Florida Gators, and he made that very apparent to the Panama City News-Herald. It has never really been a secret. Guys like Anthony Davis and Kyrie Irving aren’t sticking around for more than a year. In fact, if the NBA would just rid the [...]
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August 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Walker planning on 1-and-done in Gainesville?

When Florida Gator basketball was last atop the college basketball world, coach Billy Donovan accomplished it partially through a stroke of luck. He recruited three guys who would become top-10 NBA draft picks and none of them turned pro after their freshmen season. Then they earned a No. 3 seed as sophomores and won it all after their road to the Title game went through three...
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August 14, 2012  |  Discuss
STARTING EARLY

Florida recruit Gator chomps after dunk

2013 Gator commit, Kasey Hill shows his Gator pride on this dunk. The guard was recently upgraded to a 5-star recruit by a few recruiting services. Kasey is giving Gator Nation just a taste of what they can expect …
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Erving Walker’s Stolen Taco Costs The Former Florida Gators Guard $301

Former Florida Gators guard Erving Walker knows it was a mistake to steal a taco from a street vendor on March 30. In addition to the lesson he hopefully learned, Walker’s wallet is now substantially lighter because of the theft. On Thursday, Walker pleaded no contest to the charges stemming from the stolen taco. He was ordered to pay $301 for what ultimately was a $3 taco. The...
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April 20, 2012  |  Discuss
MUCHAS PROBLEMAS

Florida G arrested for alleged taco theft

You know your life is in a bad spot when you're getting arrested for allegedly stealing a taco and fleeing from the police.

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March 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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