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Damontre Harris

  1. Report: Damontre Harris will not return to Florida

    May 21, 2014, 1:21 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Harris because a scholarship casualty when John Egbunu committed.

  2. Florida forward Damontre Harris back to practicing with the team

    Jan 27, 2014, 6:39 PM EDT

    Billy Donovan

    Florida forward Damontre Harris is back to practicing with the team after previously being dismissed from the team last month. The Associated Press is reporting that Harris is now running with the Florida scout team and is also involved with team activities. Head coach Billy Donovan will not allow Harris to play or sit on the…

  3. Damontre Harris will re-enroll at Florida, but won’t play this season

    Jan 9, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    Billy Donovan

    It was just three weeks ago that Billy Donovan announced that center Damontre Harris was no longer a member of the Florida basketball team. The South Carolina transfer had been suspended earlier this season and it wasn’t surprising to see him eventually get the boot from Donovan. What was surprising, however, was when Donovan announced…

  4. Florida announces Damontre Harris officially no longer with the team

    Dec 21, 2013, 12:30 PM EDT

    Florida Gators head coach Billy Donovan watches his team play the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles during the first half in their South Regional NCAA men's basketball game in Arlington

    After weeks of speculation, Florida officially announced that transfer center Damontre Harris is officially no longer with the team, according to Kevin Brockway of the The Gainsville Sun. Florida announces C Damontre Harris officially no longer with team. — Kevin Brockway (@gatorhoops) December 21, 2013 Harris transferred to the Gators from South Carolina after averaging 6.8 points,…

  5. Damontre Harris may never suit up for Florida

    Dec 16, 2013, 1:38 PM EDT

    Billy Donovan

    Florida’s roster is almost fully stocked. Scottie Wilbekin and Kasey Hill were back in the lineup for the Kansas game last Tuesday, and Chris Walker has been admitted into Florida, is practicing with the team and, now, is awaiting word on whether or not he will be deemed eligible by the NCAA. The Gators are…

  6. Florida survives against rival Florida State

    Nov 29, 2013, 10:22 PM EDT

    Florida Gulf Coast v Florida

    Ian Miller nearly hit the shot of the season from half court that would have given Florida State a buzzer-beating win over Florida, but the ball clanked off the back of the rim, and the Gators hung on for a good early season victory, 67-66. It was far from a pretty game for Florida. They…

  7. Billy Donovan on Damontre Harris: ‘I don’t have any hope he’s going to come back’

    Nov 25, 2013, 11:17 AM EDT

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    Yesterday, Billy Donovan made it official: starting point guard Scottie Wilbekin will be allowed to return to the team this week. The Gators host Jacksonville tonight. He’ll be there and in uniform, which is a fact made all the more important by the loss of Kasey Hill to an ankle sprain. But Wilbekin wasn’t the…

  8. Florida reinstates Dorian Finney-Smith from suspension

    Nov 15, 2013, 7:30 PM EDT

    In late October, it was reported that redshirt sophomore Dorian Finney-Smith — who sat out last season after transferring from Virginia Tech after his freshman year in 2011-12 — would be suspended for Florida’s exhibition against Florida Southern and first two games of the season against North Florida and Wisconsin for an undisclosed violation of team rules.…

  9. Florida down to five scholarship players after Damontre Harris, Dorian Finney-Smith suspended

    Oct 31, 2013, 1:43 PM EDT

    Billy Donovan

    Florida basketball took yet another hit on Thursday morning as head coach Billy Donovan announced that Damontre Harris and Dorian Finney-Smith have joined Scottie Wilbekin on the suspended indefinitely list. Harris and Finney-Smith will not play in Florida’s exhibition game and they will both miss at least one regular season game. That’s problematic for the…

  10. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 8 Florida Gators

    Oct 23, 2013, 9:00 AM EDT

    Missouri Tigers v Florida Gators

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  11. Florida’s Damontre Harris arrested Wednesday

    Feb 20, 2013, 3:03 PM EDT


    Florida big man and South Carolina transfer Damontre Harris was arrested Wednesday for failing to appear at an arraignment on Aug. 16, Robbie Andreu of The Gainesville Sun is reporting. Harris received a citation on July 16 for driving without a valid license, which is classified as a second-degree misdemeanor, the report says. The 6-9 native of Fayetteville, N.C., played…