GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida's basketball scholarship problem resolved itself over the summer after coach Billy Donovan decided not to renew redshirt sophomore Cody Larson's scholarship because Larson failed to meet requirements that Donovan set throughout the season and during the offseason.
about 652 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida coach Billy Donovan was upbeat on Friday during the news conference announcing Bradley Beal's decision to enter the NBA Draft. He is obviously sad to see Beal leave, but Donovan shouldn't be devastated for two reasons: He knows things could have been a lot worse, and he had been planning for just this situation.
about 832 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- When Florida lost Will Yeguete to a broken foot in late February, Billy Donovan knew his team was going to have to undergo a makeover. Guards Bradley Beal, Casey Prather and Scottie Wilbekin would have to spend time at power forward to make up for the loss of the Gators' best rebounder and post defender.
about 856 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
ATHENS, Ga. -- The physical disadvantages Georgia (12-15, 3-10 SEC) has faced in the frontcourt this season have been obvious. "I'd say you can count on one hand the number of times we've been physically even up front," Georgia coach Mark Fox said.
about 881 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Replacing Florida forward Will Yeguete, who is out for the rest of the season with a broken bone in his left foot, will have to be a concerted group effort, coach Billy Donovan said Friday.
about 881 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida's Will Yeguete limped off the court, sat down on the bench, and took the sneaker off his left foot. He pointed to a spot below his ankle on the outside of his foot for Florida trainer Duke Werner to examine.
about 884 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Florida coach Billy Donovan said Saturday night that the Gators were not a hardened team because they haven't gone through much adversity. Looks like the Gators are packing a season's worth in the next week.
about 892 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Kenny Boynton, Bradley Beal and Erving Walker combined to make nine 3-pointers to help the 12th-ranked Gators roll past over-matched Mississippi Valley State 82-54 at the O'Connell Center on Monday night.
about 948 days ago | Michael DiRocco | Florida Gators