Florida Rumors & News

  • UF basketball freshman Gorjok Gak ineligible

    The Gainesville Sun "Incoming freshman center Gorjok Gak was cleared to enroll at Florida, but will not be eligible to compete in games until 2017-18, the school announced Tuesday. Gak’s coach at Victory Rock Prep, Loren Jackson, said the eligibility issue was related to the 6-foot-11 center playing games in his..." July 28

  • Former Florida guard Brandone Francis-Ramirez finds new home

    SEC Country "fter announcing his intentions to transfer from Florida’s basketball program early last month, Brandone Francis-Ramirez has found a new school. The former 4-star guard, who committed to the Gators in 2013 when Billy Donavan was coach, announced he will be joining Texas Tech’s program via..." June 15

  • Florida lands Virginia Tech transfer Jalen Hudson

    The Score "Another day, another high-profile transfer headed to Florida to play for Mike White. A day after the Gators added graduate transfer Canyon Barry from Charleston, Virginia Tech transfer Jalen Hudson told ESPN's Jeff Goodman he's joining Florida. Hudson announced plans to transfer in April,..." May 11

  • Former Florida SG DeVon Walker transfers to Troy

    247 Sports "Former Florida shooting guard DeVon Walker will play for Troy next fall after transferring to the Trojans as a graduate transfer. He will be eligible to play immediately. Walker opted to leave Florida after a disappointing junior season. He was never able to regain his form after suffering a..." May 11

  • Florida G Brandone Francis-Ramirez transferring out of program

    The Score "The underwhelming Florida career of guard Brandone Francis-Ramirez has come to an end, as the Dominican Republic native is transferring out of the program, the school confirmed Tuesday. Francis-Ramirez was a highly touted recruit in the class of 2014, ranked as the 35th-best recruit in the..." May 05

  • Florida's Devin Robinson to return for junior season

    Orlando Sentinel "UF forward Devin Robinson will return for his junior season rather than enter the NBA draft, the school confirmed Tuesday night. The 6-foot-9 Robinson had planned to gauge his draft status during the coming month. But surgery last week to repair a stress fracture in his left foot derailed his..." April 27

  • Florida's Devin Robinson out 4-6 months after foot surgery

    Only Gators "Florida Gators sophomore forward Devin Robinson will be sidelined for 4-6 months after undergoing surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot on Wednesday Robinson was expected to at least test the waters of the 2016 NBA Draft despite still growing as a college player. One would..." April 22

  • 2017 four-star wing Deaundrae Ballard commits to Gators

    Alligator Army "While few Florida fans have spoken of Mike White's recruiting since taking over for Billy Donovan in glowing terms, "unorthodox" is one word that can certainly be used to describe the efforts of White and his assistants on the recruiting trail. The Gators getting an unexpected coup late Monday..." April 19

  • George Washington 82, Florida 77

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Tyler Cavanaugh scored 23 points and knocked down a key 3-pointer in the final minute, and George Washington advanced to the NIT Final Four for the first time in school history after posting an 82-77 victory over Florida on Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Kevin Larsen had 19..." March 23

  • Florida 74, Ohio State 66

    The Sports Xchange "Florida started the second half on a 14-2 run to break open a close game and defeat Ohio State 74-66 in a second-round NIT game on Sunday at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The Gators (21-14) started the game on a 9-0 run and came out in the second half just as hot as they increased..." March 20

  • Florida 97, North Florida 68

    The Sports Xchange "All five starters scored in double figures as second-seeded Florida rolled to a 97-68 road win over seventh-seeded North Florida in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament on Tuesday night at UNF Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. Senior forward Dorian Finney-Smith had 18 points and..." March 16

  • No. 17 Texas A&M holds off Florida

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Texas A&M's ability to get contributions from a number of players was the reason for sharing the Southeastern Conference's regular-season title, and it was a reason the No. 17 Aggies beat Florida 72-66 in an SEC tournament quarterfinal game at Bridgestone Arena on Friday..." March 11

  • Florida 68, Arkansas 61

    The Sports Xchange "Behind the play of guard Kasey Hill, Florida held off a late Arkansas charge and downed the Razorbacks 68-61 at Bridgestone Arena in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Thursday afternoon at Nashville, Tenn. The Gators, leading the entire second half, saw their..." March 10

  • Florida's John Egbunu has torn ligament in thumb, cleared to play against Arkansas

    Alligator Army "Florida center John Egbunu tore a ligament in his right thumb at practice this week, per the team's website, leaving the Gators in a bind as their SEC Tournament opener against Arkansas on Thursday looms. Sophomore center John Egbunu tore a ligament in his right thumb at practice, leaving his..." March 09

  • Florida 82, Missouri 72

    The Sports Xchange "Florida broke a four-game losing streak and finished .500 in SEC play with an 82-72 win over Missouri on Saturday night in Southeastern Conference play at Columbia, Mo. Dorian Finney-Smith led all scorers with 20 for the Gators (18-13, 9-9). Florida gets ready for the SEC Tournament..." March 05