Lots of Gator sports, the pole for the Daytona 500 and the NBA All Star Game highlight ou Monday Sports Update…
** The Gator softball team remains unbeaten and number one after a tournament in Las Vegas. Florida drubbed Minnesota 15-2 Sunday to increase its record to 11-0 this year. Florida will face Jacksonville on Wednesday at home.
** The Gator men’s golf team finishes tied for 12th at its own Gator Invitational over the weekend. Arkansas won the event.
** The Florida men’s tennis team loses to Notre Dame at the ITA Team Indoor Championships; UF went 1-2 at the event.
** The NBA’s annual All-Star Game featured no defense but entertaining offense as the East tops the West 163-155. Cleveland guard Kyrie Irving was the MVP.
** The pole for the upcoming Daytona 500 is won by rookie Austin Dillon in the number 3 car. Billy Truex Jr. was second and those two racers are the only ones so far locked into the field.
** In MLB news, the Atlanta Braves and closer Craig Kimbrel have agree to a new four year, $42 million deal.