Gators Break Through for Win in Final Seconds

Delicia Washington’s layup with 2.2 seconds remaining proved to be the game winner as the University of Florida women’s basketball team erased 14-point deficit and earned a 58-56 win over Missouri Sunday afternoon at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Florida held a lead just twice in the game, once when it was 2-0 and […]

Gators Back in Gainesville to Host Missouri Sunday

The University of Florida women’s basketball team continues its 2018-19 SEC slate when it returns home Sunday, Jan. 13 to host Missouri at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 3 p.m. ET. The contest will air live on the SEC Network with Roy Philpott and Brooke Weisbrod on the […]

Gators Fight, but Fall on the Road to Gamecocks

The University of Florida women’s basketball team fell 71-40 to the No. 21 South Carolina Gamecocks Thursday evening at Colonial Life Arena. Sophomore Kiki Smith, registering a double-figure point total for the second-straight game, paced the Gators with 13 while redshirt-senior guard Funda Nakkasoglu scored 10, recording 10 or more points for the fifth-straight game and 12th time overall. The […]

Gators Fall in Conference Home Opener, 64-56 to Auburn

The University of Florida women’s basketball team fell 64-56 to Auburn Sunday afternoon in its 2018-19 SEC home opener at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Florida shared the ball well and shot it effectively from distance, but fell in its first conference home game despite holding a 31-25 edge at the intermission. […]

Florida Hosts Auburn in SEC Home Opener Sunday

The University of Florida women’s basketball team returns to the hardwood on Sunday, Jan. 6 when it hosts the Auburn Tigers in its 2018-19 SEC home opener at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. The contest will air live on the SEC Network with Paul Sunderland and Blair Schaefer on the call while […]

Florida Falls in SEC Opener, 74-67 at Alabama

Despite a strong start and a balanced scoring attack, the University of Florida women’s basketball team fell 74-67 Thursday evening to Alabama in its 2018-19 SEC opener at Coleman Coliseum.   Funda Nakkasoglu finished with 18 points, including 13 in the second half, but the Gators were unable to hold on despite holding a double-digit lead. Zada […]

Women’s Basketball Opens SEC Slate Thursday at Alabama

The University of Florida women’s basketball team opens SEC play Thursday, Jan. 3 when it travels to Alabama to take on the Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa. Tipoff from Coleman Coliseum is slated for 8 p.m. ET as the Gators and Crimson Tide meet for the 59th time.  The contest will be streamed live on SEC […]

Gators Finish 2018 in Style with 70-60 Win Over Charleston Southern

Paced by redshirt-senior Funda Nakkasoglu’s 30 points, the University of Florida women’s basketball team closed out the 2018 calendar year with a 70-60 victory over Charleston Southern Sunday afternoon at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center.   Nakkasoglu’s 30 points were the most she has scored since joining the Gators last season after spending her […]

Women’s basketball falls to Lady Rebels in final contest of Las Vegas tourney

The University of Florida women’s basketball team fell in a hard-fought contest to UNLV, 56-53, in its final game of the Duel in the Desert Friday afternoon at Cox Pavilion. Funda Nakkasoglu, one of four UF players to score eight or more, finished with 16 points and accounted for four of the Gators’ nine three-pointers. […]

Gators Fall to Utah in Opening Round of Duel in the Desert

The University of Florida women’s basketball team dropped a 74-58 decision to the Utah Utes Thursday afternoon in the opening round of the Duel in the Desert at Cox Pavilion. Florida featured a balanced scoring attack and shot it effectively all game long, but couldn’t hold off the Utes who move to 10-0 on the […]