Friday Night Lights


DT Valentine is Gators’ second 2014 pledge

July 29, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Nearly done with their 2013 recruiting class, the Florida Gators received their second 2014 commitment on Sunday when defensive tackle Travonte Valentine (Palm Bay, FL) gave a verbal pledge to head coach...

DE Jordan Sherit makes call for the Gators

July 28, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Just two days after five-star cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III verbally committed to the Florida Gators his close friend and fellow Tampa, FL native four-star defensive end Jordan Sherit did the same, informing...

Three-star DE Antonio Riles chooses Florida

July 27, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
He may not have been in Gainesville, FL for Friday Night Lights but that did not stop three-star defensive end Antonio Riles from pulling the trigger and officially announcing his commitment to...

Previewing Florida’s 2012 Friday Night Lights

July 27, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Mixing pomp and circumstance with football drills and relationship building, the Florida Gators use their annual Friday Night Lights camp at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium as both a recruiting tool and means...

LB Lawson no longer committed to Gators

July 19, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Three-star linebacker Dillan Lawson (Crestview, FL) and the Florida Gators parted ways on Wednesday evening in a move that was initially seen as a decommitment but is actually a mutual decision between...

S Nick Washington joins Florida’s 2013 class

February 18, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Seemingly anxious to pull the trigger for the Florida Gators for months now, four-star safety Nick Washington (Jacksonville, FL) verbally committed to head coach Will Muschamp on Saturday, becoming the eighth member...

Stefon Diggs spurns Florida, commits to Maryland

February 10, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Many believed the Florida Gators failed to close the 2012 recruiting cycle strong by not securing an uncommitted prospect on National Signing Day, but the potential to add a five-star player a...

Gators pick up commitment from DE Bryan Cox, Jr.

January 21, 2012 | By Adam Silverstein
Three-star defensive end Bryan Cox, Jr. (Fort Lauderdale, FL) has decided to stay in-state for college, committing to the Florida Gators during his official visit Saturday. The son of three-time Pro Bowler,...

LB Morrison makes his call for the Gators

August 3, 2011 | By Adam Silverstein
The good news continues to roll in for the Florida Gators on the recruiting front as head coach Will Muschamp gained his 16th commitment for the 2012 class Tuesday with four-star linebacker...

FOUR BITS: Lochte, Tebow, softball, Watkins

July 26, 2011 | By Adam Silverstein
1 ยป Continuing his efforts in replacing Michael Phelps as the face of USA Swimming, former Florida Gators standout Ryan Lochte defeated the 14-time Olympic gold medalist by 0:00.35 to win the...