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We’re Talking About Practice, The Men Behind the Scenes of Gator Women’s Basketball

(From left) Barrett Swartz, Daniel Mumford and Remy Phillips at Southwest Rec. The three UF students are just a few of the men who practice with the Gators women's basketball team.

Contributing Writer, Alex Maminakis Carlie Needles sizes up Daniel Mumford, preparing to defend him. Needles, a fifth-year Florida Gators guard, turns to an assistant coach, “Is he playing 11 or 15 right now?” she asks, referring to Daniel’s jersey number. The coach replies, “15.” “Lefty,” Needles says to herself, remembering the …

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Miami Heat Continue to Stay on Fire

Mar 6, 2016; Miami, FL, USA;Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) dribbles as teammate center Hassan Whiteside (21) sets a pick against Philadelphia 76ers guard Isaiah Canaan (c) during the second half of Sunday's game at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Robert Duyos-USA TODAY Sports

The Miami Heat edged out the Philadelphia 76ers 103-98 in Miami last night. The first half was all Miami. In the first quarter, the Heat were the first to score and ended the first 12 minutes on top, 40-29. Miami was still leading 59-49 at the half, but the Sixers …

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Florida Lacrosse Wins First Away Game

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The Florida Lacrosse team extends their early season hot streak after their win against the North Carolina Tar Heels Saturday 16-15 in Chapel Hill. The No. 8 and undefeated Gators gave the No. 2 Tar Heels their first loss of the season. Before heading to North Carolina, the Gators beat Loyola and Michigan. They also played …

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SEC HOOPS PREVIEW: South Carolina at Mizzou

Jan 16, 2016; Columbia, SC, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks guard Sindarius Thornwell (0) back on defense against Missouri Tigers guard Wes Clark (15) during the regular season game at Colonial Life Arena. Gamecocks win 81-72 over the Tigers. Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports

The South Carolina Gamecocks (21-4) are headed to Columbia to take on the Missouri Tigers (9-16) tonight in men’s college basketball. South Carolina and Mizzou are 3-3 against each other after the Gamecocks beat the Tigers at Missouri earlier this year. Third in the SEC standings, Carolina is coming off of an embarrassing loss to …

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2016 Recruiting: Florida Gators Soccer

Florida Soccer Loses to Duke in the NCAA Tournament

Florida Gators soccer coach Becky Burleigh seems to be excited about the team’s 2016 recruiting class. Twelve freshmen will be joining the Gators in 2016 including seven from the state of Florida. Two freshmen have already enrolled on campus for the spring 2016 semester: Hope Hyde from University Park, Texas and Jocelyn Nelson …

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Giants Super Bowl Champs By Downing Patriots

The New York Giants are Super Bowl champions today after knocking off the New England Patriots 21-17 Sunday in Indianapolis. The Giants become the first team ever to finish 9-7 in the regular season to win a Super Bowl and also become the first team with a negative point differential …

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Both Gator Basketball Teams Get Wins

Thursday was a good day for both the Florida women’s and men’s basketball teams as both came away with SEC wins. The Gator women win in Baton Rouge for the first time since 1996 with a 73-64 win. Florida also sweeps two games from LSU this season. Seniors led the …

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