Brewer's focus is just for Bama
Florida sophomore forward Corey Brewer stuck to a normal routine late this week. There was the usual phone call home to his family in Portland, Tenn., classes and practice. And few reminders about the gaffe Wednesday in the closing seconds of Florida's gut-wrenching home loss to Tennessee.
Is fatigue turning out Green's light?
Taurean Green is on the basketball court a lot. Florida's sophomore point guard is playing more minutes than any teammate, and more than all but seven players in the Southeastern Conference.
Gators Will Let Green Play Through Slump
It seemed like a throwaway question almost a month ago, asking Taurean Green if he worried all the minutes he'd played might eventually sap him mentally and physically.
Guard Green carries heavy load for Gators
Billy Donovan says he thinks Taurean Green looks tired, too. He sees his point guard labor on the court late in halves, trying to run Florida's offense and chase around an all-conference caliber player at the other end.
Florida at Alabama TIME: 4 p.m. TV: CBS (WKMG-Ch. 6). RADIO: 540 AM (WFLF). RECORDS: Florida 22-5, 8-5 SEC; Alabama 15-10, 8-5 SEC.
Gators hoping Noah can play
f Florida power forward Joakim Noah can walk into Alabama's Coleman Coliseum, teammates and coaches expect him to play. Just a day after the 6-foot-11 forward had surgery on his front tooth that was knocked out Wednesday in the closing minutes of a 76-72 loss to Tennessee, Noah was limited in practice Friday and his status for today's game remains unknown, coach Billy Donovan said.
Florida up next for Tide
Tournament seeding, the state of Joakim Noah's mouth and the lopsided recent series results are all in the spotlight today as Alabama plays host to No. 12 Florida in a rare Sunday CBS game at 3 p.m. before a sellout crowd at Coleman Coliseum.
Battle may be decided in the paint
There's no David Lee, no Matt Walsh, no Anthony Roberson. Gone. All of them. They left Florida's basketball program after last season and took their combined 46 points per game with them.
Tide looking to twist Gators
On Tuesdays and Wednesdays, the pattern is downright alarming for Alabama's basketball team. But Saturdays and Sundays?
Seeding at stake as Gators visit Tide
If you thought Bruce Pearl was sweating, take a look at the expressions on the faces of players from Florida and Alabama when the two teams meet at 4 p.m. today in Tuscaloosa in a key Southeastern Conference contest on CBS
Gators shake up lineup to cruise
Florida's lineup card was full of new faces in new places Saturday. Gavin Dickey was in the clean-up spot. Cody Neer was making his first career start. Austin Pride was making his first career start in the field (at first base). And Matt Gaski was making his first career start at second base.
Tennessee trip a homecoming for some Gators
Kim Dye grew up a Tennessee Lady Volunteer fan. In her hometown of Fayetteville, Tenn., the Vols were all she knew. Dye even made the three-hour drive to attend one of Pat Summitt's basketball camps.
Lady Vols close regular season with Florida
Tennessee closes out its regular season with a traditional honoring of its seniors today in an SEC contest with Florida, 3 p.m. tip, at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Gator jumper tries for long, high goal
ike Morrison's attempted leap into history is airborne and tracking following Saturday's competition in the Southeastern Conference Indoor Championships at the O'Connell Center.