Gators F Keyontae Johnson is named one of 50 finalists for the 2021 Jersey Mike’s Naismith Trophy Watch List. Jonhson totaled eight double-doubles and scored 20-plus points six times, including a season-high 25 in a win against LSU. Hopefully, the talented Gators forward can exceed his expectations and help lead Florida to a deep postseason run next spring
To avoid another wave of the virus, the Gators and UF medical personnel has scrutinized and adjusted the logistics of every aspect of travel to another state, including flying in a plane, riding a bus, staying in a hotel, sharing team meals and using a visitor’s locker room.
Being in the right place at the right time landed Smith the Braden River job in 2018, and with it she inherited one of the best players in the country in 5-foot-5 point guard O'Mariah Gordon, who has won Florida's Gatorade Player of the Year honors the past two years and is signed to play at Florida State next year. "The brother of one of my friends up north coaches the JV team at Lakewood Ranch, which is one of our rivals," Smith said.