2014-2015 Florida Gators Men's Basketball Schedule
The Florida Gators are known for doing their thing on the gridiron,
but fans around town also know that their basketball program is just about as good as it gets. Come out and see their exciting
roster loaded with playmakers who can do a little bit of everything, as this is a team that tends to be filled with players
who can light up the scoreboard in a real hurry. There has never been a better time to snag a few seats and make sure that
you don't miss a second of the action in another season in which the Gators are hoping to shoot their way back to the Big
Dance. Coming off of another intense and very successful season last year, the Gators are reloaded and will be looking to
make some serious noise in arguably the toughest conference in all of college athletics.
And that's why games at the
Stephen O'Connell Center are sure to be absolutely hopping with great fans that know a thing or two about showing their support.
Games featuring the Gators are major parts of the Gainesville sports scene, and it won't be hard to figure out that this is
much more than just a great football time. When the Gators are trading baskets with another powerhouse SEC program, you'll
see college basketball played at the highest possible level, making each home game a must-see if you're a Gator's fan.
just don't make the mistake of thinking that it's all about the home games, as even though home games at Stephen O'Connell
Center are an absolute must, on the road you'll also encounter plenty of passionate Gators fans whenever they head out for
an away game. With a completely different perspective during a road trip, you'll get a chance to see what it's like for the
Gators to head into hostile territory looking to pull down a win against the odds. Once you're there watching the big game
the way it was meant to be seen, you'll understand exactly why these guys have become icons of the local sports scene.
Florida Gators Team Info
Against teams like Kentucky, Georgia, Auburn and many more in the SEC, the Gators get
to go up against some of the toughest teams in college hoops, though the Gators also have plenty of talented players that
know how to wreak havoc on their opponents from game to game and season to season. The roster is always a squad loaded with
up-and-coming underclassmen to go along with savvy upperclassmen that know how to get the job done, making them steadily dangerous
no matter who thy go up against. When the buzz of the crowd is getting taken to the next level with a top-tier opponent, with
the game still up in the air in a crucial battle, you'll definitely be glad that you're not still sitting in your dorm room
watching the game while pretending to study for that microeconomics final.
College Basketball Experience
the game is on the line and your favorite team is digging in hoping to come up with a clutch defensive stop, there is nothing
close to the experience you can have from the stands, though that's not something that you're going to learn sitting on your
couch. Ditch the flatscreen and head out to an amazing matchup that will have you jumping out of your seat with regularity
as the Gators look to pile up the wins and make a move up the standings in arguably the toughest athletic conference in all
of college athletics. Home or away, there has never been a better time to get out and see the big game up close and personal,
as the Gators definitely aren't going to go quietly in another season sure to be absolutely packed to the brim with twists,
turns and nail-biting moments that you know you'll want to be a part of.
Florida Gators Basketball History
of the greatest moments in University of Florida history came in 2006, when the Gators won the national championship in both
football and basketball. They followed it up by winning in 2007 on the hardwood as well, only this time against Ohio State.
The SEC is never exactly lacking in great matchups, and the Gators are always in the middle of the heart-pounding excitement
or another, making it a great idea to keep an eye on the calendar to make sure that you don't miss a second of the action.
Once you're there in the stands, you'll be glad that you're not sitting there watching from home and trying to imagine what
the atmosphere is like, as it will be a bit like trying to gauge the scope of Mt. Everest through a postage stamp.
Florida Gators Basketball Trivia
Did you know that more than two dozen different Florida Gators have played in
Including current stars like Al Horford, Joakim Noah, Corey Brewer and many more, the Gators have had one superstar
after another come through campus, and that's a tradition that isn't likely to change any time in the near future. There has
never been a better time to come out and see the next great Gators team as they look to light up the scoreboard and give their
fans another thrilling season loaded with rim-rocking moments that will have everyone talking all over town.
Gators Basketball Fans
The Gators play their home games at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center in Gainesville, Florida,
a place that is always rocking with fans ready to show their support for their school in hopes of building on its winning
tradition. But even though home games are an absolute must, it can also be just as exciting to be there on the road when the
Gators take to the court for an epic battle against a talented opponent. With SEC battles tending to be loaded with superstars
and fans all over the SEC known for their passion and enthusiasm, there is nothing that tops big-time college basketball played
at this level. It won't be easy in the SEC, but the Gators have another talented team that is sure to have fans out of their
seats in no time this season.