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Chomping at Bits: How Billy Donovan got his Gators back to brilliance

Remember when Billy Donovan locked his Gators out of the Florida practice facility? So does he. And that's part of why the Gators are back to being brilliant.

Al Messerschmidt

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How Billy Donovan got his Gators back to brilliance: This is a great story and I'll circle back to it later, but just read it for now. (Jason King, ESPN)

Donovan talks to Dan Le Batard: The result, as usual, is a great, candid interview. (Adam Silverstein, Only Gators)

Gators go in second round of 2013 NBA Draft mock: No first-round talents, but three from No. 40 to No. 57? Okay, whatever. (Jeff Goodman, CBS Sports)

Jay Bilas has Gators No. 5: I don't really get Florida being behind Michigan, but there's no reason to be upset about college basketball rankings at this point (or, really, at any point), anyway, much less unofficial ones. (Jay Bilas, ESPN Insider)

Marqui Hawkins solid to Florida after Demarcus Robinson commitment: Also, Robinson told Hawkins he was going to decommit from Clemson in November and somehow no one reported that? (Zach Abolverdi, Gator Prospectus | The Gainesville Sun)

Mikey Meagher makes all-name team: I don't love the list she's on, but I do love the last list at that link. (Danielle Bernstein, Inside Lacrosse Women)

Florida's "Return to Power": This is a really cool video.

New Florida commit Demarcus Robinson's senior year highlights: Yeah, this guy's good.

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