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  • Florida pulls away in second half to rout Missouri

    Florida pulls away in second half to rout Missouri
    ATLANTA — Three days after he was named SEC player of the year, UF senior point guard Scottie Wilbekin showed why just when it appeared the Gators were primed for a shocking upset. Wilbekin scored 15 points on five 3-pointers to help the top-...
  • Mark Whicker: Dayton brings balance to Memphis

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. At last there's a theme for USC's 2013-14 men's basketball highlight film. We Beat Dayton. That's right. The Flyers have stunned their way into Saturday's NCAA South Regional final against top-ranked Florida. The same Flyers lost, at...
  • Mark Whicker: College basketball's temporary workers will watch the upperclassmen this week

    For all but nine of the 80 remaining starters, the Year of the Freshman is over. Jabari Parker packs up. Tyler Ennis goes home. Andrew Wiggins, who never really arrived at Kansas' game with Stanford last Sunday, checks off the "one year in college" box....
  • UCLA set on reversing recent history against Florida

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. Steve Alford, UCLA's first-year men's basketball coach, is new to the program. But he's got some old business to deal with in Thursday's NCAA Tournament game against Florida (8:45 p.m.). The Bruins (28-8), the No. 4 seed in the South...
  • UCLA just didn't have enough at the end

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. For three weeks, they stood as tall as anyone. For three weeks, since their disastrous loss to Washington State to the regular season, UCLA was the best team it could be. It coasted through two-thirds of the Pac-12 Tournament and knocked...
  • Scottie Wilbekin named SEC Player of the Year to lead Gators' dominance of year-end awards

    Scottie Wilbekin named SEC Player of the Year to lead Gators' dominance of year-end awards
    UF senior point guard Scottie Wilbekin was named SEC Player of the Year on Tuesday, leading a near sweep by the top-ranked Gators of the conference’s major year-end awards. Coach Billy Donovan was named Coach of the Year for the third time in four...
  • Dick Jerardi: SEC is now a basketball power

    The SEC finally gave up its football title so the conference just switched to basketball, where its teams have absolutely dominated this NCAA Tournament, culminating with Kentucky's classic win over Michigan Sunday in the Midwest Region final. With the...
  • UF's Donovan says quick SEC, NCAA tournament turnaround a concern for Gators

    UF's Donovan says quick SEC, NCAA tournament turnaround a concern for Gators
    With a win during Sunday's SEC tournament title game, the Florida Gators should arrive to Orlando's subregional next week as the top seed in the NCAA tournament. But coach Billy Donovan believes his team will be at an immediate disadvantage as it...
  • John Adams: Tennessee can take Michigan to boarding school

    A coach's post-game comments are easily dismissed, after both wins and losses. But Billy Donovan's take on Tennessee has become more prophetic with each NCAA tournament game. The Florida coach speculated on Tennessee's great postseason potential after...
  • Huskies Hope Final Four Experience Helps Them Settle Down

    STORRS – The Final Four is a new, eye-opening experience for most teams. "The event of the Final Four is almost like the Super Bowl," Florida coach Billy Donovan said this week. "The players just need to understand what they're walking into. When...
  • Union push could forever change college sports

    Imagine a Final Four at which the hot topic of conversation is the salaries of the college players on the court. Who's the most overpaid? Underpaid? Come Saturday's semifinals you could be sure the media would compare how much Wisconsin junior guard...
  • Everything's Big In Texas, Including Ollie's Foresight

    Everything's Big In Texas, Including Ollie's Foresight
    STORRS – UConn players were filing off the bus at AT&T Stadium on Jan 2. There was no game that day, but yet another bus ride in what seems like an endless stream of bus rides. "Everybody took it as, why are we doing this?" DeAndre Daniels said....