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  • Billy Donovan hired as Oklahoma City Thunder coach

    Billy Donovan hired as Oklahoma City Thunder coach
    Billy Donovan won two national championships as Florida's men's basketball coach. Oklahoma City has never won an NBA title. The Thunder sees him as the "perfect fit" as its next head coach. The organization announced Thursday that Donovan will replace...
  • Billy Donovan leaves Gators for NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder

    Billy Donovan leaves Gators for NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder
    Billy Donovan's unprecedented run of success with the Florida Gators ended Thursday when the 49-year-old coach undertook a new challenge and fulfilled a lingering ambition. After 19 seasons that included two national titles and a run of 16 straight 20-...
  • Bianchi: Donovan departure more devastating to Gators than the day Steve Spurrier left

    Bianchi: Donovan departure more devastating to Gators than the day Steve Spurrier left
    Daddy just left the house and he ain't comin' home no more. That's the forlorn, far-reaching feeling spreading across Gator Nation now that it's become official: The great Billy D has become Billy Departed. The dynamic, dynastic father and creator...
  • Thunder hire Florida's Billy Donovan

    Thunder hire Florida's Billy Donovan
    The Thunder hired Florida's Billy Donovan as their new coach Thursday, hoping he will help the franchise finally win an NBA championship. “We warmly welcome Billy and his family to Oklahoma City,” team chairman Clayton Bennett said. “...
  • Billy Donovan Leaving Florida For Oklahoma City Thunder

    Billy Donovan Leaving Florida For Oklahoma City Thunder
    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A person familiar with the situation says Florida coach Billy Donovan has agreed to become the Oklahoma City Thunder's next coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because neither side...
  • Gators coach Billy Donovan reportedly bound for NBA's Thunder barring 'unforeseen collapse' in negotiations

    Gators coach Billy Donovan reportedly bound for NBA's Thunder barring 'unforeseen collapse' in negotiations
    Billy Donovan will become the new head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder barring an "unforeseen collapse" in negotiations, ESPN's Marc Stein reported Wednesday night. The longtime Florida Gators' coach has been in discussions the past two days with the...
  • Bianchi: Entire state owes Billy Donovan a Thunderous ovation

    Bianchi: Entire state owes Billy Donovan a Thunderous ovation
    Is it finally time to say those mournful, melancholy words? "Bye-bye, Billy." Before he leaves – if he leaves – we should all take the opportunity to tell him thanks for making college basketball in this state matter for as long as he did....
  • Bianchi: Billy Donovan has Thunderous NBA offer he won't be able to refuse

    Bianchi: Billy Donovan has Thunderous NBA offer he won't be able to refuse
    Unless there is a last-minute change of heart (see Orlando Magic, eight years ago), it appears Florida Gators living legend Billy Donovan is ready to make the jump to coach the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder. According to multiple reports and sources, he...
  • It's official: Tim Tebow signs one-year deal with Eagles

    It's official: Tim Tebow signs one-year deal with Eagles
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles have signed quarterback Tim Tebow to a one-year contract, giving the 2007 Heisman Trophy winner his first shot in the NFL since the Patriots cut him before the 2013 season. The team announced the deal...
  • Florida, North Carolina to headline second Veterans Classic at Naval Academy

    Florida, North Carolina to headline second Veterans Classic at Naval Academy
    When renowned Michigan State coach Tom Izzo enthusiastically raved about the inaugural Veterans Classic, the future of the season-opening men's basketball event brightened considerably. Izzo, who has led the Spartans to seven Final Fours since 1999,...
  • Gators visit Navy to open 2015-16 men's basketball season

    Gators visit Navy to open 2015-16 men's basketball season
    The Florida Gators will open the 2015-16 men's basketball season on Nov. 13 at the Naval Academy during the four-team Veterans Classic. UF announced the matchup on Monday. It will be the Gators' first road opener since 2000 at Florida State. North...