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ESPN and SEC announce partnership for SEC Network

In a press conference delayed due to the Boston Marathon bombing SEC commissioner Mike Slive finally pulled the cover off of the most thinly veiled secret in college sports. What was once “Project X” is now formally the “SEC ESPN Network” or “SEC Network” for short. Full video of the press conference …

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Catching up with former Florida Gators pitcher Hudson Randall

Pitcher Hudson Randall decided against Major League baseball when he was drafted in the 46th round by the Kansas City Royals in 2009. Instead, Randall came to Gainesville and established himself as the Gators’ ace by his junior year. Randall had a career ERA of 2.62 with 28 career victories …

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Media Reports: ACC presidents to approve Grant of Rights

The Atlantic Coastal Conference is reportedly close to announcing a Grant of Media Rights deal with their member schools that would last through 2027. BREAKING: Multiple DG sources says ACC will announce unanimous 15 school agreement extending Grant of Media Rights — David Glenn Show (@DavidGlennShow) April 22, 2013 The …

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Former Florida Gator Bradley Beal recovering from injury

The Florida basketball team lost a vital asset when Bradley Beal left for the NBA at the end of last season. What Florida lost, the Washington Wizards gained. Beal has averaged 13.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists in his rookie year, but he’s recently been sidelined with an injury to …

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News and notes from Will Muschamp 4/2 press conference

Florida football head coach Will Muschamp announced big news about –among other things– the events surrounding the Orange and Blue Debut April 6, and how the game itself will play out: Muschamp went on to say the game was free to the public. The University of Florida issued a press release earlier today outlining …

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Gator Football Spring Practice Update 3/28

Florida football defensive coordinator DJ Durkin is getting used to his new position and also talked Gator spring practice.  Durkin is new to the job of defensive coordinator having previously served as Florida’s special teams and linebackers coach. He finds one thing in particular hard about his new role. Durkin is …

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Muschamp press conference news and notes 3/26

Florida Football Coach Will Muschamp Credit: Richard Johnson The word of the day was “injuries” in Florida football Coach Will Muschamp’s Tuesday press conference. The lines of scrimmage are positions hit the most with injuries. Defensive lineman Jonathan Bullard and offensive lineman Tripp Thurman are both playing hurt. The Offensive line is …

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Will Muschamp Tuesday media availability news and notes

Gator football coach Will Muschamp met with the media today to discuss developments with Florida football spring practice: Linebacker Alex Anzalone –one of the eight freshman football players that enrolled early to the University of Florida– injured his shoulder during Saturday’s open practice. Anzalone went down after a tackling drill and …

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BCS Title Game Preview

Anticipation is rising for the BCS National Championship tonight where the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish face off at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. These two teams haven’t faced off since 1987 and here they are in the biggest game of the year. This particular matchup is …

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Florida downs Pacific 89-82 In Womens Hoops

The Florida women’s basketball team is now 7-3 on the year after defeating previously unbeaten Pacific 89-82 on Friday, led by an impressive performance from their reserves. Freshman Sydney Moss scored 11 first half points and had the bulk of Florida’s 13 first half bench points. The Gators also shot 64% from …

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