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Florida men’s basketball tips off 2017-18 season tonight: The No. 8 Gators officially start their new season with Gardner-Webb tonight at home, at 7:00 p.m. (on ESPNU). This will be the first meeting between the two programs. Florida has won 26 straight season openers. The Runnin’ Bulldogs (yes, really) opened their season on Friday with a loss at No. 13 Miami. (Chris Harry, Florida Gators)
ONE SHINING MOMENT…. pic.twitter.com/QdWJYVQUY9— Gators Men’s Basketball (@GatorsMBK) November 12, 2017
(That tweet is the last in a long line of One Shining Moment lyric tweets from the official account.)
Men’s basketball adds member to signing class: The Gators welcomed the addition of four-star guard/forward Keyontae Johnson to the 2018 signing class. (Denver Parler, Florida Gators; Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)
SEC coaches discuss one-and-done rule: Last month, NBA commissioner Adam Silver discussed the possibility of raising or lowering the age limit for the NBA. (Kevin Brockway, Gainesville Sun)
Nine thoughts after the Gators’ ninth game: The Florida football team is searching for a new head coach, as well as their first win since September 30. (Scott Carter, Florida Gators)
Florida’s latest loss highlights need for linebackers: The Gators currently have just one commit at the position for 2018. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)
Gators hope for continued fan support: No one is more disappointed in how this season turned out than the players. (Nick de la Torre, Gator Country)
Damn I love the way my brothers fought today! Go Gators!— CeCe (@cecejeferson7) November 12, 2017
If Malik Zaire is out, Feleipe Franks has important audition for next coach: Franks may be the only healthy scholarship quarterback for the Gators at this point. (Ryan Young, SEC Country; Thomas Goldkamp, 247Sports)
Updates on future Gators: How present Florida commits Matt Corral, Dameon Pierce, and Jacob Copeland fared this weekend. Includes video clips. (Zach Abolverdi, SEC Country)
UF volleyball wins on Senior Day: The No. 4 Gators defeated Missouri and posted their eighth consecutive win. (Zach Dirlam, Florida Gators)
How potential Gator coaching targets did this weekend: A look at the on the field results from this past Saturday. (Ryan Young, SEC Country)
Florida women’s basketball starts Cameron Newbauer era with a win: The Gators took a 82-66 season-opening victory over Georgia State on Saturday. (Graham Hall, Gainesville Sun)
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