— David Collins had 17 points as South Florida defeated Florida College 94-84 on Wednesday in a season opener.
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- Florida on pause, won't play at Mohegan Sun
- Gators' latest season-opening foe: UMass Lowell
- Florida AD tested positive for virus, recovered
- Florida's Mann returning for chance to start
The Florida men's basketball team has paused activities for at least a week because of positive COVID-19 tests and contact tracing protocols.
Greenberg and Dakich tip off the podcast by previewing the ACC, talking about the lack of star-power in the league, the chasm between the top teams and everyone else and if this will be a historically bad season for the conference. Then, North Carolina’s Roy Williams stops by to get into what he learned what he learned after finishing last in the ACC, his team’s strengths and weaknesses, and his thoughts on playing the NCAA Tournament in one location (25:43). Next, it’s SEC preview time with the guys debating whether Tennessee or Kentucky is the class of the league, throwing a sock at LSU, weighing if Florida is primed for a bounce back year, and worry for Georgia (47:52). Finally, Arkansas’ Eric Musselman hops on to discuss his array of masks, the impact of adding three grad transfers to his team, implementing the Milwaukee Bucks offense and getting bullied by his wife on Twitter (1:06:13).
Florida said Thursday it will open against UMass Lowell instead of Maine on Nov. 25 at a resort casino on tribal land in Connecticut.
Dick Vitale offers his top players for the upcoming season (no diaper dandies allowed!), led by scintillating, sensational Luka Garza at Iowa.
We're less than a month from the start of the 2020-21 college basketball season. Kentucky, which received some good transfer news last week, makes a move in our latest ranking.
The Paul Finebaum Show: Hour 4 - The Paul Finebaum Show: Hour 4 - Greg McElroy and Pat Dooley with a Weekend Preview
ESPN's Greg McElroy gives an over view of the QB matchups for this weekend. Pat Dooley, from the Gainesville Sun joins the show to shed some light on the situation at the University of Florida.
Several college basketball programs' fortunes will rise or fall on the play of new faces in 2020-21. Here are the players most under the microscope.
The Bears are the new No. 1 in the Way-Too-Early Top 25 for men's college basketball following the NBA draft deadline.
Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by discussing who’s had the best offseason between Michigan State, Baylor and Villanova. They also look at Florida, Auburn and Purdue’s offseason and talk about the transfer culture in college basketball. Later, the guys discuss the possibility of a bubble for college athletes, if they’d draft LaMelo Ball, why Seth isn’t solid on Anthony Edwards and Lou Williams’ adventure outside the NBA bubble.
Florida athletics director Scott Stricklin tested positive for coronavirus last month but has since recovered.
Florida guard Tre Mann will be returning for his sophomore season.
Point guard Andrew Nembhard, the nation's top available transfer who left Florida in May, announced he was committing to Gonzaga.
Florida will no longer allow its "Gator Bait" cheer at sporting events because of "historic racist imagery associated with the phrase," school president Kent Fuchs announced Thursday.
The top five teams remain the same, but there is movement in the Way-Too-Early Top 25 for men's college basketball.
Andrew Nembhard, who averaged 11.2 points and 5.6 assists for Florida as a sophomore, will withdraw from the NBA draft and transfer, sources told ESPN.
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