The 2015 Florida Gators Basketball Team

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team is one of the best in the country. They have a Great Coach a deep bench, and a lot of heart. They are a force to be reckoned with and will be a tough out for any team they face.

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Team Roster

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The 2015 Florida Gators Basketball team represents the University of Florida in the 2015 NCAA Division I men’s Basketball season The Gators compete in the Eastern Conference (SEC). They are led by Head Coach Billy Donovan and play their home games at the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus.

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Team Schedule

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team represents the University of Florida in the sport of basketball during the 2015–16 college basketball season The Gators compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Eastern Conference (SEC). They play their home games at the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus, and are led by head coach Mike White

Team Results

The 2015 Florida Gators Basketball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of basketball during the 2015–16 college basketball season. The Gators competed in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Eastern Conference (SEC). They played their home games at the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus, and were led by Head Coach Billy Donovan.

In his nineteenth season as Florida’s Head coach Donovan guided the Gators to a 21–14 overall record and an 8–10 mark in SEC play. After losing in the first round of both the SEC tournament and NCAA tournament Donovan resigned from his position on June 1, 2016 to take over as head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder Mike White, who had served as an assistant under Donovan since 2011, was hired as his replacement three days later.

Team Highlights

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of basketball during the 2015–16 college basketball season. The Gators competed in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Eastern Conference (SEC). They were led by head coach Billy Donovan and played their home games at the Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus.

The Gators finished the season with a 21–14 record overall, and an 8–8 record in SEC play to finish in sixth place. They lost in the first round of the SEC Tournament to Arkansas. They received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament as a No. 10 seed in the South region. In their first game, they defeated seventh-seeded underdog Virginia Richmond, who had upset second-seeded Kentucky in their opening game. The Gators then advanced to face second-seeded Michigan State in the Round of 32, where they were defeated by a final score of 62–56.

Player Highlights

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team represented the University of Florida in the 2015 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season The Gators competed in the Eastern Conference (SEC). They were led by head coach Billy Donovan, and played their Home Games at the O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus. The team reached the Elite Eight of the 2015 NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament before losing to eventual National Champion Duke.

Coach Highlights

head coach Billy Donovan is the winningest coach in school history, with two National Championships to his credit. He’s led the Gators to an impressive 27 consecutive wins, and is looking to add to that total in the 2015 season.

Fan Highlights

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of basketball during the 2015–16 College Basketball season. The Gators competed in the Eastern Conference (SEC) and were coached by Mike White. They played their home games in Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus, and finished the season with an overall record of 21–14, 9–9 in SEC play to finish in a tie for sixth place.

Game Highlights

The 2015 Florida Gators basketball team was one of the most talented and deepest squads in recent memory. head coach Billy Donovan had a number of options to choose from on any given night, and the team’s ability to score points in bunches made them a tough out for any opponent.

The Gators started the season off with a bang, winning their first 14 games to climb to the top of the AP Poll. Florida’s high-powered offense was on full display during this stretch, as they averaged 83.6 points per game while shooting 49.5% from the field and 41.5% from three-point range The team’s leading scorer during this stretch was junior guard Michael Frazier, who averaged 16.9 points per game

Florida’s streak came to an end with a loss to Alabama on January 17, but the team quickly got back on track with wins over Georgia and Vanderbilt. The month of February was unkind to the Gators, as they lost back-to-back games against Kentucky and LSU. However, Florida bounced back with a vengeance in March, winning seven straight games to close out the regular season and clinch the SEC regular season title outright.

The Gators entered the NCAA tournament as the No. 2 seed in the East Region and proceeded to cruise through their first four games, extending their Winning Streak to 11 games. Florida’s run came to an end in the Elite Eight, however, as they were upset by eventual national champion Duke, 63-65. Despite the disappointing end to their season, there was plenty for Gator fans to be excited about moving forward, as most of Florida’s Key Players were set to return for the 2015-16 season.

Season Highlights

The 2015 Florida Gators Basketball team represented the University of Florida in the sport of basketball during the 2014–15 College Basketball season. The Gators competed in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Eastern Conference (SEC). They were led by head coach Billy Donovan, and played their home games at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on the university’s Gainesville, Florida campus.

The Gators finished the season 16–17, 8–10 in SEC play to finish in a tie for seventh place. They lost in the first round of the SEC Tournament to Georgia.

Off-Season Highlights

The Florida Gators had a strong showing in the 2015 off-season, with several team members earning accolades and recognition. Gator shooting guard/small forward Devin Robinson was named to the 2015 All-SEC Freshman Team, and was also named SEC Freshman of the Week twice. Jordan Humphrey, another Gator freshman, was ranked as the No. 12 small forward in the nation by ESPN

Point guard Chris Chiozza was ranked as one of the top-10 point guards in the country by 247Sports, and center John Egbunu was ranked as one of the top-10 centers. The Gators also had two players named to the SEC All-Defensive team Robinson and Humphrey.

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