Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Florida Gators

Head Coach: Mike White

Team Mascot: Albert E. Gator and Alberta Gator

Year Opened: 1980

Capacity: 11548

City / State: Gainesville / Florida

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

The Sunshine Showdown

Rival Team: Florida State Seminoles

The Gators and Seminoles have a fierce rivalry regardless of the sport, and basketball is no different. The two Florida schools have been battling on the court since 1951 and have played at least once each year since 1978. There are always a lot of bragging rights on the line when these two meet, so don’t miss it when the ‘Noles come to town.

Florida vs Kentucky

Rival Team: Kentucky Wildcats

While Kentucky may have a large lead in the overall series, there is usually a lot at stake when these two SEC rivals get together. The rivalry has produced many dramatic moments including the Gators 61-60 victory over the Wildcats in the 2014 SEC Conference Championship Game, so make sure to be in attendance when Kentucky comes to town.

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Fast facts

League: Division I (NCAA)

Team: Florida Gators

Head Coach: Mike White

Team Mascot: Albert E. Gator and Alberta Gator

Year Opened: 1980

Capacity: 11548

City / State: Gainesville / Florida

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