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Annie Speese’s 81st Minute Goal Sends Gator Soccer to the Elite Eight

By on November 24th, 2014

The Gator Soccer team is Elite! Florida advances to the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight to take on Stanford. For the first time since 2003, the Florida soccer team is advancing to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament. The No. … Continue reading

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Gator Soccer Eliminates Cal in NCAA Tournament, Will Face Texas Tech in Sweet 16

By on November 22nd, 2014

The No. 10 Florida soccer team took care of business against California, eliminating the Golden Bears in the second round of the NCAA Tournament with a 3-1 win on Friday night in Gainesville. As a team that has a tendency … Continue reading

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Gainesville High and Dixie County to Host Playoff Games Tonight

By on November 21st, 2014

The Gainesville Hurricanes (6-5, 4-0) look to survive and advance in the 2014 FHSAA football playoffs when they host the Sunlake Seahawks (9-2, 3-1)in the regional semifinals on tonight. The Seahawks hope to get some revenge at Citizen’s Field. The … Continue reading

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Miami Rallies From 15-point Deficit to Upset Gator Basketball, Snaps Florida’s 33-Game Winning Streak at Home

By on November 18th, 2014

Jon Horford contributed 17 points and seven rebounds in the loss. He was clutch down the stretch, hitting a pair of three-pointers with under four minutes to go. All good things must come to an end. With a 69-67 loss … Continue reading

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Florida Basketball Faces Challenge Against Miami Tonight

By on November 17th, 2014

When the Florida men’s basketball team (1-0) host the Miami Hurricanes (1-0) tonight at the O’Dome, Florida will only have nine scholarship players available to take the court. It was announced that junior Dillon Graham left the team on Sunday. With Chris Walker … Continue reading

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Florida advances in NCAA Tournament, Beat Mercer in Opening Round

By on November 17th, 2014

The Florida Gator soccer team shut out the Mercer Bears 3-0 in the opening round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday afternoon in Gainesville. Senior midfielder Annie Speese drew first blood for the Gators with a goal in the 19th minute. Senior outside back … Continue reading

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Gainesville High hosts First Round Playoff Matchup Tonight, More Prep Postseason Football

By on November 14th, 2014

The Gainesville Hurricanes (5-5, 4-0) will host the New Port Richie Mitchell Mustangs (6-4, 3-1) in a 6A first round playoff game at Citizen’s Field tonight. The Canes hope to embark on a deep playoff run after falling in the … Continue reading

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Gator Soccer To Host Mercer in Opening Round of NCAA Tournament

By on November 11th, 2014

The Florida soccer team learned its NCAA Tournament fate on Monday afternoon and the Gators will host Mercer on Sunday afternoon in a first round match up. Florida (14-4-1) was given a No. 2 regional seed. They will welcome the … Continue reading

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Florida Basketball Team Holds On To Beat Barry University in Exhibition, Gators Still Working Out Kinks

By on November 7th, 2014

The Florida Gator men’s basketball team took care of business against Division II Barry University with a 79-70 victory in a preseason exhibition on Thursday. Redshirt junior Eli Carter led the way with 21 points (including 5-for-9 on three pointers). The Rutgers … Continue reading

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Florida Basketball To Host Barry University in Exhibition Thursday

By on November 6th, 2014

The seventh ranked Florida men’s basketball team will take the court on Thursday for a preseason exhibition against the Barry University Buccaneers at the O’Connell Center. The Gators will have a whole new look as they will be without four returning … Continue reading

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