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Thursday Sports News And Notes…

The NBA regular season is over, the new NFL schedule is set to be released and a big win for Gator softball in our Thursday Sports News And Notes…

** The NBA regular season is now over after action Wednesday night.   The playoffs start this weekend with Oklahoma City and Miami receiving the top seeds.  

** The NFL is set to release its 2013 schedule today.

** The Gator softball team is now 42-5 after blasting FSU 8-0 in five innings in Tallahassee.  Alyssa Bache tossed a two hit shutout in the circle for Florida.

** FSU has announced that quarterback Clint Trickett is going to transfer.   He had been part of a three person race to be the starter this season for the Seminoles.

** The SEC Tournament will begin in both men’s and women’s tennis today. 

** Gator basketball senior center Patric Young had surgery to remove a bone spur in his ankle; he had been seen around campus wearing a boot after completion of UF’s season.

** The Atlanta Braves are cooled off by Kansas City 1-0 while Tampa Bay beats Baltimore 6-2 and Miami loses to Washington 6-1.

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