Gators men’s basketball coach Mike White said his team, which has lost its last three contests, had its best practice in about a month. And no one on the court played better than the senior guard Jalen Hudson.
After adding four 2019 recruits on National Signing Day, the Florida Gators jumped from No. 11 to the No. 9 spot. Two commits — LB Diwun Black and WR Arjei Henderson — sent in their letters of intent Wednesday.
National Signing Day is Wednesday, and the biggest story line in South Florida is whether Cardinal Gibbons defensive end Khris Bogle will sign with the Florida Gators, Alabama Crimson Tide or Miami Hurricanes.
Senior Brylee Bartram set the national high school girls basketball record for career three-pointers on Thursday night. The Gators commit drained 10 triples, with the seventh breaking the previous career record of 500.
Westminster Christian defensive tackle Lucas Alonso announced that he has committed to the Florida Gators football team, coached by Dan Mullen. The announcement comes a week before National Signing Day.
Diwun Black, an inside linebacker committed to the Gators back in August 2018, was one of two 2019 recruits on an official visit at Florida during another significant recruiting weekend with National Signing Day looming.
Tennessee and LSU are the only two unbeaten teams in SEC men’s basketball conference play. Kentucky has won six straight games. Ole Miss and Auburn are in the midst of losing streaks. Standings and schedule for this week.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge is this weekend with top college men’s basketball teams like Tennessee, Kentucky, Kansas and Texas Tech in action. Some have griped about the timing of the event, but it’s a benefit to both leagues.