Allen propels Florida past Mississippi in 80-71 win

By CHRIS BURROWSAssociated Press OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Florida coach Michael White knew his return to Mississippi was going to be a story. But itRead More

Florida one of four new teams in the women’s hoops poll

By DOUG FEINBERGAP Basketball Writer It’s been an emotional week for Florida coach Amanda Butler. She had to miss the team’s victory at Tennessee onRead More

Florida, White focus on energy, effort amid scoring woes

By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida hasn’t changed a whole lot under new coach Mike White. Much like the last fewRead More

Florida beats LSU 68-62 despite big game from Simmons

By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — John Egbunu scored 13 points, including six in the final 2:08, and Florida beat LSU 68-62Read More

Without their coach, Gators upset No. 12 Lady Vols 74-66

By STEVE MEGARGEEAP Sports Writer KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Eleanna Christinaki had 18 points, eight assists and six rebounds Thursday night as Florida withstood itsRead More

Allen scores 18, Florida beats Georgia 77-63 to open SEC

By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — KeVaughn Allen is quickly becoming Florida’s most consistent scorer. Four nights after dropping a career-high 32Read More

Taylor, Robinson, McCalister leaving Florida early for NFL

By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has three more players turning pro. Coach Jim McElwain said Monday running back Kelvin Taylor,Read More

Gators beat Oklahoma State 72-70 in Orange Bowl Classic

By STEVEN WINEAP Sports Writer SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The offensively challenged Florida Gators relied on their defense for scoring Saturday. Florida forced 14 turnoversRead More

Jacksonville: Football fans spent $35M for Fla-Georgia game

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville city leaders say the annual Florida-Georgia football game weekend brought in $35 million in spending to the area in 2015,Read More

No. 1 Michigan State holds off Florida 58-52

By NOAH TRISTERAP Sports Writer EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — After what could certainly be characterized as an ugly, scrappy win, Tom Izzo gave muchRead More