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The Fuel to Miami’s Fire is Young Stars

Just exactly where did the Heat come from? The Miami Heat are third in the Eastern Conference standings with a little over a month before the All-Star break. FiveThirtyEight projected Erik Spoelstra’s team to finish the season at .500 and seventh in the East when the season started. Rookie Contributions …

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Gators and Gophers Rematch in Volleyball Regional Semifinal

The Florida Gators need to exercise some demons to continue their postseason run. Florida Gators volleyball faces the Minnesota Golden Gophers in the regional semifinal in the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament Friday night. Winner of this rematch faces the winner of Texas and Louisville in the regional final. https://twitter.com/GatorsVB/status/1205270736006516737 Minnesota …

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Gator Volleyball Makes It Look Easy Against Hornets; Move on in NCAA Tournament Play

Thursday night was weird. From the lackadaisical crowd, to Thayer Hall’s absence  and then Florida seeming to be both in and out of control of its first round match. Despite all of that, the Florida volleyball defeated the Alabama State Hornets in straight sets to advance out of the first …

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Gators VB Preps For NCAA Tourney Start

The Gators are back hosting NCAA Tournament games at home and start it off with a familiar postseason opponent. Florida Gators volleyball opens the first round of the NCAA Women’s Volleyball Tournament Thursday night in the O’Connell Center. They’ll face the Alabama State Hornets at 7 p.m. in a regional …

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Gators Volleyball Goes Dancing, Three Players Receive Awards

It’s been an eventful couple of days for Gators volleyball with Senior Day, earning a share of the SEC title, players being honored by the league office and, oh, learning where they’ll be in the NCAA Tournament. The Florida Gators volleyball team earned the 10th overall seed in the 2019 …

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Gators VB Hosts Senior Day in Regular Season Finale

It’s not just the final home bout for Florida football on Saturday. And their seniors aren’t the only ones being honored. Florida Gators volleyball finishes up the SEC and regular season schedules against the Texas A&M Aggies. The Gators will honor their seniors and a win helps Florida maintain a …

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Gators VB Visits Georgia for Season’s Last Road Match

The road trip comes to an end in Athens, Georgia on Sunday for Florida. After a road sweep of the Auburn Tigers Wednesday night, Florida Gators volleyball is back in action Sunday against the Georgia Bulldogs in Athens. This is Florida’s second out of its last three matches against a …

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Gator Volleyball Pays Visit to Last Place Auburn

Last time the Gators dropped a match, they rattled off 10 straight wins. They have the chance to start another streak on the Plains. The 15th-ranked Florida Gators face the cellar-dwelling Auburn Tigers Wednesday night. After seeing their 10-match win streak snapped, the Gators need a rebound win to keep …

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Missouri Tigers Back Home for Gators

“Home, sweet home” might be a common phrase for Missouri Tigers football this week. They return to the friendly confines of Faurot Field for the first time in three weeks for a matchup with the Florida Gators. They’ll hope some home cooking cures their road woes. Missouri is trying to …

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