2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
15-10, 5th in SEC
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Johnson won't enter NBA draft, returning to UF

Florida's Keyontae Johnson, who was rushed to a hospital after collapsing Dec. 12, said he's "progressing & steadily making progress daily." He had been projected as a first-round NBA selection at the time but said Wednesday he will not enter the draft.

Oral Roberts' Cinderella story continues with upset of Florida (1:16)
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54dESPN

March Madness 2021 live: Oral Roberts does it again

We're only in the round of 32, and March Madness feels extra mad. Sunday's action started with No. 1 Illinois going down to Loyola Chicago and saw No. 15 Oral Roberts advance.

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54dAdam Rittenberg

Oral Roberts follows OSU shocker with UF upset

Oral Roberts pulled off yet another upset to become just the second No. 15 seed in NCAA tournament history to advance to the round of 16, with an 81-78 victory over seventh-seeded Florida on Sunday night.

15-seed Oral Roberts advances to Sweet 16 after shocking 7-seed Florida (0:51)
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56dHarry Lyles

Gators' Payne sits following SEC elbow incident

Florida opted to hold out sophomore forward Omar Payne for the Gators' NCAA tournament-opening win over Virginia Tech. Payne was ejected from the team's last game after elbowing a Tennessee player in the face.

Duruji throws down monster slam as Florida escapes VT in OT (0:26)
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VT's Alleyne drills 3 to send it to OT (0:23)
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56dHarry Lyles Jr.

Gators' Appleby exits after elbow to forehead

Florida guard Tyree Appleby, the team's third-leading scorer, got stitches in his forehead after he was struck by an elbow during Friday's NCAA tournament game vs. Virginia Tech.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.2116th
Rebounds Per Game35.3191st
Assists Per Game11.7Tied-310th
Points Allowed70.3

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record48-21
Championship Seasons2006, 2007
Tournament Appearances23