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Chomping at Bits: Florida men’s basketball slides to No. 25 in latest AP poll

The Gators dropped after losing their last two.

NCAA Basketball: Georgia at Florida Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

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Florida drops to No. 25 in latest AP poll: The Gators slid down six spots after finishing the week with back-to-back losses to South Carolina and Vanderbilt. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)

Early enrollees’ chances of playing time: How Florida’s five mid-year enrollees may fare in the spring and fall. (Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun)

UF recruiting updates: 5-star Houston DE K’Lavon Chaisson is now visiting Florida this weekend, and the Gators are in a good position for newly uncommitted 4-star OT Kai-Leon Herbert. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

3-star LB Nick Smith discusses Gators: Smith visited UF this past weekend and is expected to decide between Florida and Michigan State. He also may visit LSU or Louisville this weekend. (Chris Hays, Orlando Sentinel; Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)

Florida RB commit Malik Davis discusses his official visit: Davis notes that “funny and down to earth” Jim McElwain was around “literally the whole time.” Davis and his fellow Florida commits also tried to recruit the other visitors this past weekend. (Andrew Spivey, Gator Country)

Marco Wilson hopes to continue DBU tradition: The 4-star CB, and brother of Quincy Wilson, took an official visit to Florida this past weekend and tried to recruit 4-star CB C.J. Henderson. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country; Andrew Spivey, Gator Country)

Garrett Grayson reunites with Jim McElwain: Grayson, who is now with the New Orleans Saints, played quarterback for McElwain at Colorado State. After spending his second season with the Saints on the practice squad, he went to Gainesville seeking guidance from his former coach and has been training at Florida’s facilities. (Mike Triplett, ESPN; Patrick Bradley, SEC Country)

Youth and speed are keys to Falcons’ defense: And two rookies from Florida, Keanu Neal and Brian Poole, are a part of that youth movement. (Peter King, Sports Illustrated)

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