Costa Rica Trip Combines Service and Adventures for 10 Gators

A Costa Rica trip that includes helping others and exploring the rugged Central American country starts this weekend for 10 University of FCosta Rlorida female student-athletes. The nine-day trip begins bright and early Saturday morning with the group landing in San Jose almost seven hours after boarding their Gainesville departure flight. The group, which includes […]

Five Gators to Represent Florida at SEC Joint SACC, Leadership Council Meeting

Five Gators will travel to Birmingham, Alabama this weekend to represent Florida in a meeting of the SEC Student-Athlete Leadership Council, the conference announced Friday. Paige Clausen (women’s basketball), Gabrielle Essix (volleyball), EJ Jarvis (men’s basketball), Alex Magee (gymnastics) and Derek Wingo (football) will join 61 other student-athletes across the conference for the meeting that includes representatives from the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), […]

Nine Gators Heading to Atlanta for INFLCR NIL Summit

ATLANTA – Nine Gator student-athletes head to Atlanta this week for the second annual INFLCR NIL Summit hosted by Student Athlete NIL (SANIL) at the Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame from June 3-5. Gators at 2023 NIL Summit The event begins Saturday, June 3 with the NIL Awards dinner. For the second consecutive year, […]

Florida to face Michigan in 2023 Jumpman Classic

Florida men’s and women’s basketball will square off vs. Michigan in the 2023 Jumpman Classic in Charlotte. The men’s game will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 19, followed by the women’s contest on Dec. 20. Both games will be part of doubleheaders with North Carolina vs. Oklahoma constituting the other matchups. This will mark the […]

Florida Basketball Summer Speaking Tour Announced

Florida basketball head coaches Kelly Rae Finley and Todd Golden will make four joint appearances around the state of Florida throughout the month of June. The events will be hosted by Gator Clubs affiliated with the UF Alumni Association and include stops in Orlando, St. Petersburg, Tallahassee and Palm Beach. For more information on regional events, please visit the UF […]

Daniel Boice Joins Florida Women’s Basketball Coaching Staff

Florida women’s basketball coach Kelly Rae Finley has announced the addition of Daniel Boice to the staff as the Director of Player Development. “We are excited to welcome Dan, his wife Ali, and their daughter McKale to Gainesville!” Finley said. “Dan brings a wealth of knowledge to our staff and will lead our efforts with game analytics and […]

Alberte Rimdal Named to Denmark National Team

Florida women’s basketball guard Alberte Rimdal was named to the Denmark National Team and will play in the Mitsui Fudosan Cup, part of the International Basketball Games 2023 this summer, the Danmarks Basketball Forbund announced. Denmark and Rimdal will face off against the 2020 Olympic Silver Medalist Japan National Team in a three-game series that will be played […]

Jackie Moore Promoted to Women’s Basketball Assistant Coach

Jackie Moore has been promoted to Florida women’s basketball assistant coach, head coach Kelly Rae Finley announced on Monday. Moore originally joined UF’s staff as assistant to the head coach in 2022, helping the Gators put together a 19-win season and a run to the National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals during her first season at Florida. “We are excited to […]

Women’s Basketball Welcomes Alexia Dizeko

Florida women’s basketball has signed 5-foot-11 wing Alexia Dizeko, head coach Kelly Rae Finley announced on Monday. Dizeko, who hails from Sion, Switzerland, comes to Florida as a junior after earning 2023 Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s Two-Year College Player of the Year honors at South Georgia Technical College last season. “We are thrilled to have Alexia join […]

Florida’s Season Comes to Close in WNIT Quarterfinal Round

Florida women’s basketball saw their impressive postseason run come to an end on Monday evening, falling to Bowling Green in front of a near-record crowd at the Stroh Center, 69-52. Leilani Correa paced the Gators (19-15) offensively with 20 points to go along with five rebounds and two steals, while KK Deans and Jordyn Merritt each added nine for the Orange […]