WASHINGTON (AP) — Howard University has hired Larry Scott as its new head coach.
Scott's hiring was announced Wednesday, less than two months after Ron Prince stepped down after less than a...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored on a 61-yard run in the opening minute and didn't stop until he climbed onto a platform for the postgame ceremony to receive the Orange Bowl's most...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Lamical Perine scored on a 61-yard run in the opening minute and didn't stop after that, totaling 181 yards rushing and receiving with three touchdowns Monday to help...
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall finds it amusing his Cavaliers have been designated the home team in the Orange Bowl.
No. 9 Florida (10-2, SEC) vs. No. 24 Virginia (9-4, ACC), Dec. 30, 8 p.m. ET
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida receiver Kadarius Toney stopped in the end zone, struck a pose and pointed to the scoreboard as Florida State players walked by.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — It wasn’t too long ago that Florida State and Florida were in opposite positions.
The Seminoles had the better program, the more stable coaching situation and were...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen is unbeaten against Florida State. Most of his players can't say the same.
The eighth-ranked Gators (9-2) have dropped four straight games...
It was only a year ago that Dan Mullen was asked about the state of his Florida program after he watched his team get humiliated by Missouri in the Swamp.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida tight end Lucas Krull insists practice was different this week, more intense, chippy at times and definitely edgier than usual.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 7 Florida expects to have elusive receiver Kadarius Toney back for its game against 10th-ranked Georgia next week.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida handled its last loss to a top-10 team poorly.
The Gators followed a 19-point setback to then-No. 7 Georgia last year with a 21-point drubbing against...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 9 Florida could be without its top two pass-rushers at South Carolina on Saturday.
Coach Dan Mullen said Monday that linebacker Jon Greenard and defensive end...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has never been this significant of an underdog during Dan Mullen's tenure. Not in his four years as the team's offensive coordinator (2005-08) and not in his two...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida quarterback Kyle Trask said his sprained knee is "progressing along nicely."
Trask was wearing a compression sleeve and a brace on his left knee Monday, two...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Auburn’s Gus Malzahn and Florida’s Dan Mullen first met nearly 15 years ago. Malzahn was the head coach at Springdale High in Arkansas. Mullen was the Gators’ offensive...
No. 7 Auburn (5-0, 2-0 SEC) at No. 10 Florida (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (CBS).
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 10 Florida will be close to full strength, especially on defense, for its biggest game of the season.
Coach Dan Mullen said Monday that six injured players —...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen protected, even defended, his young offensive line for much of the first month of the season.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Trask was perfect early and a spectator late. He broke a school record in between.
He had no idea about how good his performance was until coach Dan Mullen's...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — After four games, a quarterback change and the loss of its most dynamic play-maker, No. 9 Florida is still trying to find its offensive identity.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen had some advice for Kyle Trask before the junior quarterback made his first collegiate start.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 9 Florida insists last year's loss to Kentucky, which ended a 31-game winning streak in the series, won't be a motivating factor when the teams play Saturday in...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 9 Florida likely will be without two of its best players to open Southeastern Conference play Saturday.
Coach Dan Mullen said Monday that elusive receiver...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — No. 11 Florida could be without its most dynamic playmaker when it opens Southeastern Conference play at Kentucky.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — After two weeks of dealing with hurricanes — first Miami and then Dorian — No. 11 Florida should get a break in its home opener.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Defense has been Florida's identity for a dozen or so years, with the team developing more talent on that side of the ball and watching one successful coordinator after...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Feleipe Franks was clutch one minute and confused the next, showing the kind of inconsistency that got him benched five times in two years.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida and Miami have the college football stage to themselves for 3 ½ hours Saturday, a new chapter in their once-heated and storied rivalry.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Dan Mullen and Manny Diaz first crossed paths a decade ago in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
It was 45 degrees in mid-October for an 11:30 a.m. kickoff between Mississippi...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Even though his father played at Miami and his older brother at Florida, Marco Wilson has little knowledge of the once-heated rivalry involving the two Sunshine State...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen is navigating a few last-minute roster tweaks before the season opener. One of them could be huge for the Gators this fall.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Feleipe Franks' offseason included the typical work — lifting weights, throwing with receivers, studying film — and some unique adventures in his backyard.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida defensive back John Huggins has been dismissed from the football program.
A team spokesman declined to say what prompted the sophomore's dismissal. Huggins...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen insists he has "great clarity" regarding absentee defensive back John Huggins.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Even though Dan Mullen has enjoyed plenty of success as a head coach at Mississippi State and Florida, he's never won more than 10 games in a season.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Dan Mullen made a big leap in his second season at Mississippi State, but his Florida team doesn't have quite so much room to grow.
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on SEC media days (all times local):
LSU won 10 games last season and even more is expected this fall. Coach Ed Orgeron said Monday he knows...
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Southeastern Conference media days begins at the event's longtime home.
SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey kicks the four-day event off Monday with his annual media address...
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida coach Dan Mullen's strong, personal beliefs about violence toward women haven't resulted in a zero-tolerance policy for his program.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has hired David Turner as the team's defensive line coach.
Turner, who has 33 years of coaching experience, worked with Gators coach Dan Mullen for four seasons (2009, 2010-12) at Mississippi State.
Turner has 16 years of coaching experience in the Southeastern Conference. Mullen says Turner "understands that this is a line-of-scrimmage league and our defensive line will continue to play fast, physical and aggressive under his leadership."
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida has hired Torrian Gray as its cornerbacks coach, bringing him back to Gainesville to replace Charlton Warren.
Warren left the Gators to take a similar position at rival Georgia.
Gray, who has 19 years of coaching experience, worked at Florida during the 2016 season. He spent the last two years with the NFL's Washington Redskins before being fired in January.
ATLANTA (AP) — Florida capped its big comeback season — and left Michigan reeling again.
Lamical Perine had a 5-yard scoring catch and 53-yard touchdown run to lead No. 10 Florida's strong rushing attack Saturday, helping the Gators affirm their return to relevance with a 41-15 rout of No. 8 Michigan in the Peach Bowl.
After finishing 4-7 in 2017, Florida enjoyed a dramatic turnaround in Dan Mullen's first season as coach.
ATLANTA (AP) — Dan Mullen knows he was hired to do more than just lead Florida to any bowl game.
Mullen's mandate is to bring championships to the Gators. His first-year results show he's on the right path.
There may be no better way for Florida to cap its dramatic 2018 rebound under Mullen than to finally beat Michigan for the first time in Saturday's Peach Bowl. Michigan is 4-0 in the series, including a runaway win in the 2017 season-opening game.
Peach Bowl: No. 10 Florida (9-3) vs. No. 8 Michigan (10-2) at Atlanta, Saturday, Noon EST (ESPN)
The Peach Bowl will match a couple teams very familiar with each other.
Michigan and Florida will square off for the third time in four seasons when they meet Dec. 29 in Atlanta. The Wolverines won the previous two meetings, along with bowl games against the Gators in 2003 and 2008.
For the eighth-ranked Wolverines (10-2, No. 7 CFP), the game is a consolation prize after their College Football Playoff hopes were crushed in a 62-39 loss at Ohio State last week.
Michigan (11-2, Big Ten, No. 7 CFP) vs. Florida (9-3, SEC, No. 10 CFP), Dec. 29
Michigan: RB Karan Higdon is Big Ten's second-leading rusher with 1,178 yards and 10 touchdowns.
Florida: DL Jachai Polite has 16 tackles for loss, including 11 sacks, to rank third in the SEC in both categories.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The quarterback who grew up just a few minutes down the road helped Florida halt a five-year losing streak to Florida State, and the Gators ensured the Seminoles will not go to a bowl.
Feleipe Franks had three touchdown passes and No. 13 Florida used a punishing ground attack to end a five-game losing streak to Florida State, defeating the Seminoles 41-14 on Saturday.
No. 13 Florida (8-3, No. 12 CFP) at Florida State (5-6), noon EST (ABC).
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's postseason possibilities are promising, especially after finishing 4-7 last year, losing consecutive games by a combined 40 points in the last month and needing two of the largest comebacks in school history to beat Vanderbilt and South Carolina.
The 15th-ranked Gators likely would land a spot in a New Year's Six bowl with victories against Idaho and rival Florida State.