| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:32 AM
The Gators basketball team will open practices next Friday with highly touted Rutgers transfer Eli Carter and senior power forward Will Yeguete out with injuries, coach Billy Donovan said Wednesday.
Carter, who received an eligibility waiver from the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:17 AM
UF junior guard Eli Carter was granted a NCAA waiver that will allow him play immediately for the Gators after transferring from Rutgers during the offseason.
“We are happy to have Eli available to play this season,” coach Billy Donovan said...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Eli Carter's decision to transfer from Rutgers to Florida seemed to solve a major issue for a team losing its top three scorers, including guards Kenny Boynton and Mike Rosario.
Carter announced on April 30 he would join coach Billy Donovan's team and...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:27 PM
Gators forward Erik Murphy was drafted by the Bulls in the second round of the NBA Draft, joining fellow UF standout Joakim Noah in Chicago.
Chicago picked Murphy (6-10, 230) with the 49th selection of the draft.
Murphy's jump shot helped earn him a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Erik Murphy arrived at Florida without eye-catching credentials, but with a jump shot that will take him farther than many of his teammates during the past four seasons.
Murphy is projected to go in the second round of Thursday's NBA draft. But unlike...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 1:38 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Freshman guard Nik Stauskas scored 22 points including six 3-pointers and Michigan is going to the Final Four for the first time since the Fab Five era after a 79-59 rout of Florida in the South Regional final Sunday.
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:25 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Trey Burke grew up in the shadow of another Big Ten university. Mitch McGary was more of a baseball fan as a kid, and still dreams of a World Series for the Chicago Cubs.
They are now part of a new generation of fabulous...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 3:01 PM
You’d think after four seasons, 141 games and 4,573 minutes at Florida Kenny Boynton would have seen everything.
But on Friday night against Northwestern State, Boynton expects a first in his college career.
The Demons will substitute early,...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 10:31 PM
The first rounds of the NCAA Tournament are in the books and several former South Florida standouts have advanced to the third round.
Here's a look at how those former Broward and Palm Beach County players did as the field has been whittled in half (And...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 9:45 AM
For the fifth time in eight years, coach Billy Donovan and the Florida Gators are in the Sweet 16 and making an NCAA Tournament run.
The difference this year is two other state schools are right there with them.
The Miami Hurricanes have looked like...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The Florida Gators earned a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament, facing No. 14 seed Northwestern State Friday in Austin, Texas.
UF is shifting its focus to the NCAA Tournament after a disappointing finish in the SEC tournament Sunday.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Today, the Orlando Magic will work out a group that includes UCF power forward Keith Clanton, Florida power forward Erik Murphy and Florida State guard Michael Snaer, a team official said.
The team also will work out Florida guard Kenny Boynton, and...