| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Following a series of promising team workouts, Patric Young had hoped to slip into the tail end of the first round or land early in the second round of a deep NBA draft.
Instead, the former Gators' big man never heard his named called on Thursday night....
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Charlotte Observer NBA writer Rick Bonnell ranks the top 10 players available by position at Thursday's NBA draft.
1. Dante Exum, Australia, 6-6, 196: A little inexperienced, but between his size and his explosion to the rim, he demands...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:04 PM
1.Cleveland Andrew Wiggins SF Fr. Kansas. Cavs select healthy Kansas guy.
2.Milwaukee Jabari Parker SF Fr. Duke. Bucks enjoy tanking reward.
3. Philadelphia Noah Vonleh PF Fr. Indiana. Sixers didn't need PGs.
4. Orlando Joel Embiid C Fr. Kansas....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:30 PM
GAINESVILLE — It took him four years — a good bit of the time spent dealing with disappointment, detractors and self-doubt — but Patric Young feels like he finally gets it.
The timing could not be any better for the former Gators' star...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The Florida Gators will visit national power Kansas on Dec. 5 in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, the SEC announced Wednesday.
The Gators beat the Jayhawks 67-61 on Dec. 10 in Gainesville, but each team will be replacing some key pieces next season.
| May 15, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Former Gators center Patric Young looked to improve his draft stock on Thursday during the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago.
Young, a likely second-round pick, engaged reporters, measured well and even hit six NBA-range 3-pointers (in 20 attempts),...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:24 AM
BUFFALO, N.Y. — In recent years, the NCAA Tournament has seemed at times to be but a short stop on the ever-shorter route from high school to the pros.
"Kids all have their bags packed and expect to be in the NBA," said Southern Methodist coach...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:16 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Scottie Wilbekin sat on the bench for the final minute, holding a bag of ice against his left knee.
It was about the only time he wasn't giving Pittsburgh huge problems on both ends of the court.
Wilbekin scored 21 points, including...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:54 PM
No. 4 UCLA (28-8) vs. No. 1 Florida (34-2)
Thursday, 6:45 p.m. TV: Channel 2; Radio: 1150.
Update: This is a step up in NCAA tournament class for UCLA, which had few stressful moments in pummeling Tulsa and Stephen F. Austin last weekend. The Gators...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:18 AM
The NCAA tournament resumes today with four games on the schedule in the Sweet 16 round: Dayton vs. Stanford, Baylor vs. Wisconsin, UCLA vs. Florida and San Diego State vs. Arizona.
Who do you think will win each game?
2014 NCAA tournament bracket...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:36 PM
Top-ranked and No. 1-seeded Florida is going to its fourth consecutive Elite Eight in the NCAA basketball tournament.
UCLA is going home to Westwood for the fourth time since 2006 after meeting the Gators in the NCAA tournament, this time getting beat,...