3:07 AM EST, Mon November 24, 2014
The Ledger 3 hours ago

Florida Out to Spoil FSU's 'Little Cinderella Thing'

Top-ranked Florida State is not as dominant as the 2013 Seminoles that swarmed opponents en route to a national championship.

UF, FSU, Rollins women's soccer teams advance in NCAA tournament

UF, FSU, Rollins women's soccer teams advance in NCAA tournament. The Gators and Seminoles move on to the NCAA quarterfinals, while Rollins is headed to the Final Four.

UF's Will Muschamp coaching, teaching his Gators until very end

GAINESVILLE — Will Muschamp could hear what was happening. He could see what was coming.

Gator Grades: Send-off

GAINESVILLE -- On a gloomy, rainy Saturday in The Swamp, Florida sent the seniors and dismissed coach Will Muschamp out in style with a 52-3 rout over Eastern Kentucky. It was a bittersweet finale, but the Gators managed to have...
Tampa Bay Times 18 hours ago

Full disclosure: My latest AP football ballot

Because no highly-ranked team had the decency to get upset Saturday, the attention of most pundits naturally shifted to style points.It's one criterion I can't stand.If Alabama had eked its way past Western Carolina, amassing flags and fumbles in the process, the Tide might get demoted on my ballot today. Otherwise, I'm …
Tampa Bay Times Nov 22, 2014

McFarland's resurgence continues

Even as the curtain sets on USF's season, the tight end position is making a curtain call. Question is, does Mike McFarland have one more encore-worthy performance in him? Even as the curtain sets on USF's season, the tight end position is making a curtain call.

Alex McCalister among young Gators who show promise in win over Eastern Kentucky

GAINESVILLE — The Gators may be losing the bulk of their starting defensive lineup at the end of this season, but coach Will Muschamp showed during Florida's 52-3 win over Eastern Kentucky Saturday UF will have talented players returning in 2015.
Florida Times-Union Nov 22, 2014

Bethune-Cookman wins Florida Classic in OT thriller over FAMU

ORLANDO | All week leading into the Florida Classic, Bethune-Cookman coach Brian Jenkins heard the same message from his 14-year-old son, Brian Jenkins Jr. “If you got a chance to go for two, dad, go for two,” Jenkins recalled his son saying. The advice felt prescient when the Wildcats scored what appeared to be a game-tying touchdown in overtime against Florida A&M on Saturday, so Jenkins delivered the call to quarterback Larry Brihm: “We’re going for two.” The decision provided another memorable Florida Classic finish. read more
Florida Times-Union Nov 22, 2014
Gators notebook: Muschamp challenges team to focus on game, not him; Durkin will coach bowl game

Gators notebook: Muschamp challenges team to focus on game, not him; Durkin will coach bowl game

Players respond well; Durkin will coach bowl GAINESVILLE | There was some concern by Florida coach Will Muschamp earlier in the week about the way his players seem to be responding to his pending termination. Players seemed distracted Tuesday and Wednesday while preparing for the regular season finale against Eastern Kentucky. That’s when the coach huddled everyone together to take the focus off him and back on the game. “We have a team meeting every Thursday, kind of discuss the week and the weekend, what we’re facing,” Muschamp said. read more
Florida Times-Union Nov 22, 2014
Gators notebook: Muschamp challenges team to focus on game, not him; Durkin will coach bowl game

Gators notebook: Muschamp challenges team to focus on game, not him; Durkin will coach bowl game

GAINESVILLE | There was some concern by Florida coach Will Muschamp earlier in the week about the way his players seem to be responding to his pending termination. Players seemed distracted Tuesday and Wednesday while preparing for the regular season finale against Eastern Kentucky. That’s when the coach huddled everyone together to take the focus off him and back on the game. “We have a team meeting every Thursday, kind of discuss the week and the weekend, what we’re facing,” Muschamp said. read more

Foot sprain confirmed for Gators guard Eli Carter

Florida athletic officials said tonight that tests have confirmed junior G Eli Carter has a mid-foot sprain.

Gators Mike McNeely gets one last moment of glory in the Swamp

It has been a surprising senior season for former walk-on WR Mike McNeely, and on Saturday his final game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium ended in storybook fashion.

Jeff Driskel helps send Gators seniors out with a win over Eastern Kentucky

Four games ago he was benched for freshman QB Treon Harris after struggling most of the season.
Florida Times-Union Nov 22, 2014
Jeff Driskel throws three TD passes as Florida crushes Eastern Kentucky

Jeff Driskel throws three TD passes as Florida crushes Eastern Kentucky

GAINESVILLE | Jeff Driskel threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score, helping Florida become bowl-eligible with a 52-3 victory over lower-division Eastern Kentucky on Saturday. The Gators (6-4) snapped a three-game home losing streak, giving fired coach Will Muschamp a victory in their home finale. Treon Harris threw a 70-yard TD pass to Quinton Dunbar and a 19-yarder to Demarcus Robinson. It was the first time Florida had two touchdown passes in a first half since beating South Carolina in October 2012. read more
Florida Times-Union Nov 22, 2014
Gators find solace in 52-3 win over Eastern Kentucky

Gators find solace in 52-3 win over Eastern Kentucky

GAINESVILLE – The Florida Gators turned their home finale in a celebration Saturday afternoon with a 52-3 win over Eastern Kentucky. Despite blustery winds and pesky rain, everyone at Florida Field seemed more interested in celebrating the careers of 24 seniors, not the not the pending termination of coach Will Muschamp. Beleaguered quarterback Jeff Driskel found some solace in the win by throwing for three touchdowns and running for another. Now comes the question whether he will return for a senior season with a new coach. read more