Meet the Gators men’s basketball team’s secret weapon


The Gators men’s basketball team’s unsung heroes work hard to let the coaches coach and the players play. These heroes: the student managers and graduate assistant are the glue to make this season run smoothly. Their role is versatile. Their tasks range from gear shipments to helping with drills during practice and more. This was their first open media practice. WUFT News caught a glimpse.

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Cristina is a reporter for WUFT News who can be reached by calling 352-392-6397 or emailing

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