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Gators go into Carrier Classic with two walk-ons

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With the Florida Gator basketball team opening their season Friday night aboard the USS Bataan, fans will see plenty of new faces on this year’s squad. A couple of those players, including one name that is a legend in Gainesville, are playing without a scholarship this year. WUFT-FMs Zac Blobner has more on the story of walk ons.

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About Zac Blobner

Zac is a reporter for WUFT News who may be contacted by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing news @wuft.org

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