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Yeguete could return during regular season

Yeguete could be back in weeks

After Florida's disappointing loss at Missouri on Tuesday, head coach Billy Donovan did have some encouraging news to announce on Thursday afternoon. The Gators could get junior forward Will Yeguete (knee) back sooner than expected. He's already going through light running during his rehab and could even return for the final three games of the regular season.

The original expectation was for Florida to get Will Yeguete back for the Southeastern Conference Tournament. He had arthroscopic knee surgery five weeks from the start of the tournament, and the timetable announced after the surgery was 4-to-6 weeks. It could be even less than that. Nothing is set in stone as Yeguete heads into the tough part of his rehab, but the coaches and trainers are... Recommended Stories

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