Smith said the team felt good going into the second half, as UNF boasted a 31 to 22 lead. The non-conference meeting became a tale of two halves, however, as Savannah State outscored North Florida 32-16 in the final 20 minutes.
Seventeen points from senior Jerron Granberry wasn’t enough, as the #17 Memphis Tigers surged past the Ospreys, 81-66. UNF (1-1) led Memphis (1-0) 3-0 to start off the Ospreys first road game of the season, kick-starting a back and forth relay that lasted 9 minutes and 47 seconds. Then, the […]
UNF ended last season with a 13-17 overall record and an 11-9 conference record. In comparison, the team proved abysmal on the road, posting a 3-12 record that the team looks to improve upon this season.
Next basketball season, three men and two women will be missing from the UNF basketball teams.
Despite a disappointing 61-47 loss to Mercer Feb. 18, the UNF women’s basketball team has safely secured a spot in the 2010 Atlantic Sun Conference tournament because of its win against Florida Gulf Coast last weekend. “Today was a huge defensive effort for us,” said UNF head women’s basketball coach […]
The second time was the charm Feb. 13 for the giant poster cutout of UNF head men’s basketball coach Matthew Driscoll that paraded through the audience when the men’s basketball team defeated Florida Gulf Coast 68-65 in an intense overtime.
The Ospreys returned from an unexpected lost to Stetson University to defeat Florida Gulf Coast in overtime. UNF placed a consistent fight against Florida Gulf Coast, with the Ospreys making 50 percent of their shots in comparison to FGC’s 42 percent. The team stayed on top of the 3-point shooters […]
As men’s head basketball coach Matthew Driscoll’s team laced up for the USC Upstate match Jan. 22, he untied his shoes and entered the game barefoot for Samaritan’s Feet’s Barefoot for Barefeet Coaches Initiative. “It was awesome especially because I’ve had a lot of people come up to me and […]
The UNF men’s basketball team will debut their season with an exhibition match Thursday night against Ave Maria. This will be Coach Matthew Driscoll’s first game as a Division I head coach, and though this game doesn’t count for the record books, it may be a make or break for […]
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With a majority of UNF Athletics’ fall and winter sports schedules being released, UNF’s teams are preparing for their first season as a full-fledged Division I program. After completing the mandatory four-year transition period before being officially named as a Division I program, the Ospreys can now compete in postseason […]
UNF women’s basketball team announced the signing of two new players from Alabama to join the Ospreys for the upcoming Division I season. Both basketball players have played previous college ball and will bring experience to the Ospreys. Standing five feet and 10 inches tall, new junior college transfer and […]
UNF Athletic Director Lee Moon announced Matthew Driscoll as the fifth head coach in the history of the UNF men’s basketball program April 4. Driscoll comes to UNF from Baylor University where he served as the primary assistant coach for six years. During his last two years at Baylor, the […]
Just three weeks after releasing men’s head basketball coach Matt Kilcullen, UNF Director of Athletics Lee Moon announced April 5 Baylor assistant coach Matthew Driscoll,44, will become the fourth head coach of UNF men’s basketball.