Moore to Attend SEC Basketball Leadership Council Meeting

Sophomore forward Kristina Moore has been selected to represent the Florida women’s basketball program this weekend at the SEC Basketball Leadership Council meeting at conference headquarters in Birmingham. Moore joins men’s basketball’s Dontay Bassett as the two Gators convene with fellow student-athletes from across the SEC to discuss issues related to student-athlete experience, student-athlete wellness, and to […]

Freshmen Focus – Get to Know Women’s Basketball’s Rookie Quartet

Freshmen Focus Get to know women’s basketball’s rookie quartet. Link to web article Vancouver, New York, Utah, Florida. The newest group of Gator women’s basketball players Faith Dut, Nina Rickards, Lavender Briggs and Brylee Bartram have journeyed to the Swamp from all over the country (and Canada), one as far as 3,000 miles and one just a short cruise up […]

SEC Schedule Unveiled for Women’s Basketball

The Southeastern Conference office released the 2019-20 women’s basketball conference slate Wednesday morning as the Gators learned their assignments for the upcoming season. Florida women’s basketball is set to host Vanderbilt, Kentucky, Tennessee, LSU, Georgia, Ole Miss, Arkansas and South Carolina at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Florida opens its conference season on the road for […]

Nakkasoglu and Williams Earn Degrees

Former University of Florida women’s basketball guard Funda Nakkasoglu and returning redshirt-senior Zada Williams are among 33 Gator student-athlete graduates to be honored at Saturday’s summer commencement ceremony in the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Nakkasgolu completed her graduate studies in management this summer and departs Gainesville with two diplomas as she also earned a bachelor’s […]

Briggs Tabbed to Jordan Brand Classic Roster

2019 University of Florida women’s basketball signee Lavender Briggs has been tabbed one of 24 players nationwide to play in the Jordan Brand Classic. Briggs becomes the first women’s basketball signee to be named to the event’s roster which is in its 18th year (fifth year for the girls’ game). The Jordan Brand Classic will […]

Gators Fall to Missouri as SEC Tournament Run Comes to an End

Redshirt-senior Funda Nakkasoglu scored a team-best 14 and tallied her 25thdouble-figure scoring game of the season, but the Gators were unable to keep pace with Missouri which poured in 13 three-pointers and shot 53 percent from the floor.   Nakkasoglu, finishing in double figures for the ninth straight game to close the season, knocked down her 84th […]

Big Third Quarter Pushes Gators Past Ole Miss and Into Second Round in Greenville

Fueled by a 25-point third quarter, the No. 13-seed University of Florida women’s basketball team earned a 64-57 win over No. 12 Ole Miss on Wednesday afternoon in the opening round of the SEC Women’s Basketball Tournament held at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. With the victory, UF advances to the second round where it will […]

Nakkasoglu Notches 2,000th Point, Gators End Regular Season on High Note with Win at Vandy

Behind 23 points from redshirt-senior guard Funda Nakkasoglu, the University of Florida women’s basketball team ended its 2018-19 regular season on a high note, earning a 78-66 victory over Vanderbilt Sunday afternoon in the Music City. Nakkasoglu eclipsed the 2,000 career point mark when knocked down a pair of free throws at the 6:59 mark of […]

Gators Battle Bulldogs in Senior Night Matchup

The University of Florida women’s basketball team hosts Georgia Thursday, Feb. 28 in the squad’s home finale and Senior Night at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. as the Gators and Bulldogs battle for the 74th time. The contest will be streamed live on SEC Network+ with […]

Stephanie Brower Named to SEC Community Service Team

Sophomore forward Stephanie Brower has been named to the SEC Community service team the league office announced Wednesday. Brower, a native of Wesley Chapel, Fla., was honored for her contributions in service and volunteering as the SEC continues its efforts to recognize the accomplishments of student-athletes beyond the field of competition. This marks the 21st year for […]