Florida : In the Crosshairs

Court Naming for Donovan Well Deserved

Court Naming for Donovan Well Deserved

Ken Cross

February 17 GAINESVILLE, Fla. – On last Saturday night at the O’Connell center on the University of Florida campus, Billy Donovan was recognized for his 19 years as the Gators’ head basketball coach as the court was named in his honor. FULL STORY

Baylor Validates Top Ranking Against Florida

Baylor Validates Top Ranking Against Florida

Ken Cross

January 26 GAINESVILLE -- Anyone doubting whether No. 1 Baylor is the top team in the nation, a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament, and potentially this season’s national champion should have watched Saturday night’s 72-61 win against the Florida Gators FULL STORY

Gators Rebound with Shutout of Commodores

Gators Rebound with Shutout of Commodores

Ken Cross

November 10 The offense struggled throughout the first half as Florida only led 14-0 at the break. The Gators struck for 28 points in the third quarter, one of the scores coming off of Jon Greenard’s 80-yard fumble return, and in the end, they piled up 560 yards FULL STORY

Georgia Controls the Line, Edges the Gators

Georgia Controls the Line, Edges the Gators

Ken Cross

November 03 JACKSONVILLE -- Although Georgia dominated the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball for most of the afternoon in Saturday’s 24-17 win over Florida in Jacksonville, the Gators stayed within striking distance for the entire outing. FULL STORY

Rocking Gator Crowd Helps Florida Over Auburn

Rocking Gator Crowd Helps Florida Over Auburn

Ken Cross

October 07 No. 10 Florida hadn’t hosted a Top 10 matchup since 2012 and Saturday afternoon’s 24-13 win over No. 7 Auburn brought back memories of the Steve Spurrier Era, the Urban Meyer Era and the way Florida football FULL STORY

Poised Trask, Gators Take Down Tennessee … Again

Poised Trask, Gators Take Down Tennessee … Again

Ken Cross

September 22 Florida quarterback Kyle Trask successfully opened his own 2019 Gators football campaign as the starting quarterback, completing 20 of 28 passes for 293 yards in dispatching teetering Tennessee, 34-3, FULL STORY

Gators Edge ‘Canes in Sloppy Opener

Gators Edge ‘Canes in Sloppy Opener

Ken Cross

August 26 The Florida Gators withstood a deluge of penalties on a late fourth quarter Miami drive to hold off the ‘Canes, 24-20, at Camping World Stadium FULL STORY

Dangerous Georgia Upsets the Gators

Dangerous Georgia Upsets the Gators

Ken Cross

March 03 The Bulldogs have played such competitive basketball over the last five games and the determination of this group paid off on Saturday night in a surprising 61-55 win at Florida where the Bulldogs FULL STORY

Washington Leads Kentucky Comeback Over Florida

Washington Leads Kentucky Comeback Over Florida

Ken Cross

February 04 The No. 6 Kentucky Wildcats saw themselves trailing Florida, 42-31, with 14 minutes to play in Saturday’s 65-54 win over the Gators. It was time for the defense to kick in and for talented big man PJ Washington FULL STORY

Florida Takes Down Ole Miss in Overtime

Florida Takes Down Ole Miss in Overtime

Ken Cross

January 31 Tension built in the Exactech Arena on Wednesday night where the Florida Gators rode a series of clutch plays by senior guard KeVaughn Allen to a thrilling 90-86 win over Ole Miss in overtime. FULL STORY