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Barry preparing for NBA workouts

After a successful senior season at Florida, Canyon Barry is preparing to make the next step in his professional basketball career. Whether it’s playing in the NBA or overseas remains to be seen, but the 6-foot-6 Barry made a strong first impression earlier this month at the Portsmouth (Va.) Invitational. Playing in front of a number of NBA scouts in the seniors-only event, Barry averaged 14 points and 7.3 rebounds in three games. “It was a really good experience,” Barry… Read More » The post Barry preparing for NBA workouts appeared first on Hoops Scoop.

Former UF DT Caleb Brantley declines settlement offer in alleged battery case

Two days prior to the NFL Draft, Caleb Brantley declined a settlement offer with the female victim in an alleged battery case involving the former UF defensive tackle, according to one of his attorneys. Gainesville’s Huntley Johnson, Brantley’s attorney, said his client was approached Tuesday by...

Attorney ridiculously says Gators' Caleb Brantley was "victim" because woman hit him first

In the wake of Florida Gators defensive tackle Caleb Brantley perhaps having his NFL Draft prospects ruined after being arrested for allegedly assaulting a woman in a Gainesville bar, it goes without saying that men hitting women is never OK. Let me say that again: MEN HITTING WOMEN IS NEVER OK....

Former Gators' DT Caleb Brantley charged with misdemeanor battery

Former UF defensive tackle Caleb Brantley enters the biggest week of his life as a player facing a misdemeanor battery charge for allegedly striking a woman in the face earlier this month. It did not appear Brantley would be charged in the April 13 incident, but a sworn complaint was filled Friday...

Gators’ Quincy Wilson emerges as top cornerback prospect in NFL draft

Quincy Wilson was stumped. The Florida cornerback’s performances in the 40-yard dash, 20-yard shuttle and 3-cone drill at the NFL Scouting Combine in March were of no use to him now. Cincinnati Bengals general manager Mike Brown had tripped up the 20-year-old. “'If you have 37 cents in my pocket...

JJ Schwarz grand slam powers Gators to series-clinching win over South Carolina

GAINESVILLE JJ Schwarz hunted for a fastball. The 12th-ranked Gators trailed South Carolina 5-3 in the eighth inning Saturday afternoon’s series finale. Gamecocks reliever Colie Bowers had just walked Nelson Maldonado on four straight pitches to load the bases and...

Gators waste late opportunities in 4-2 loss to South Carolina

Brady Singer pitches during Florida's 4-2 loss to South Carolina on April 21, 2017, at McKethan Stadium. GAINESVILLE Ryan Larson ripped an eighth-inning pitch deep to the outfield on late Friday night and started rounding the bases. The stage was...

Canyon Barry throws out first pitch, now prepares for NBA dream

Former Florida basketball player Canyon Barry tosses an underhanded first pitch prior to the UF baseball team's series opener against South Carolina (Photo by Jordan McPherson) GAINESVILLE Before Florida basketball alumnus Canyon Barry trotted out to the mound to throw...

Gators add Rice graduate transfer Egor Koulechov in men's basketball

UF coach Mike White once again has landed a prized graduate transfer to offset some key losses this offseason. Egor Koulechov is leaving Rice to join the 2017-18 Gators for his final year after he averaged 18.2 points and 8.9 rebounds to earn All-Conference USA honors last season. Koulechov announced...

Aaron Hernandez suicide: Signs of trouble began with Gators in Gainesville

Aaron Hernandez reached the height of college football during his three seasons with the Florida Gators. But signs of trouble also swirled around the team’s star tight end early on during his time in Gainesville. No one could have imagined where it all one day would lead. Convicted of murder and...

Florida baseball striding after pressing the reset button

Florida pitcher Frank Rubio tossed four scoreless innings to lift the 12th-ranked Gators to a 2-1 win over North Florida on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at McKethan Stadium (Photos by Jordan McPherson) GAINESVILLE Florida coach Kevin O’Sullivan doesn’t want to...

Gators offer 2019 safety Marcus Tillman, a Jones High transfer

Marcus Tillman has been waiting for this day. The former Orlando Dr. Phillips standout who has transferred to Jones High, played an integral role in helping the Panthers get to the 2016 Class 8A state championship game. It was obvious that recruiting attention was going to start picking up for...

Gator baseball report: Superlatives, stats and standings halfway through SEC play

The Florida Gators cheer in the huddle. (Photos by Jordan McPherson) The SEC baseball schedule is at the halfway point, and the Florida Gators are still in the running for a regular-season crown. There were struggles early, but the No....

Florida gymnastics advances to Super Six after second-place semifinal finish

Once again, the Florida Gators will be competing for an NCAA gymnastics title. Third-ranked UF finished second in its semifinal competition on Friday in St. Louis with a 197.8125 team score thanks largely in part to junior Alex McMurtry’s NCAA...
Hoops Scoop Apr 14, 2017

Barry off to good start in Portsmouth

Former Gator forward Canyon Barry is making the most of his opportunity at the Portsmouth (Va.) Invitational, an annual showcase event for seniors entering the NBA draft. The 6-fooot-6 Barry had 20 points and 12 rebounds in his first game in Portsmouth on Thursday night. Barry followed it up with another strong game on Friday, finishing with 13 points and 6 rebounds. An NBA scout in Portsmouth, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said Barry has made a strong impression… Read More » The post Barry off to good start in Portsmouth appeared first on Hoops Scoop.

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