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 […]

Florida Faces off with Texas A&M Monday Night

The University of Florida women’s basketball team plays it first of three games this week when it hosts No. 21 Texas A&M for a conference clash Monday, Feb. 25 at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. Tipoff is slated for 7 p.m. ET as the Gators and Aggies battle for the 11thtime. The […]

Baton Rouge Bound

The University of Florida women’s basketball team takes its show on the road Thursday, Feb. 21 when it battles the Louisiana State Tigers in an SEC bout at the Maravich Center. Tipoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. ET as the Gators and Tigers tangle for the 43rd time. The contest will be streamed live on SEC […]

Gators Battle, but Fall 96-77 to No. 11 South Carolina

Despite getting off to a strong start and leading by as many as nine in the first quarter, the University of Florida women’s basketball team dropped a 96-77 decision to No. 11 South Carolina Sunday afternoon at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. For the first time this season Florida featured five double […]

Florida Falls on the Road to Georgia

Despite featuring four double-digit scorers, the University of Florida women’s basketball team fell 93-58 to Georgia Sunday afternoon at Stegeman Coliseum. Kiki Smith registered a team-high 15 points, finishing in double digits for the sixth time in 11 SEC contests. The sophomore guard knocked down three 3-pointers and hauled in a team-high seven boards but […]