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Florida Softball Returns to Action After Impressive Weekend

By on February 13th, 2013

No. 5 Florida Gator softball (5-0) returns to the diamond tonight in Jacksonville to take on the Jacksonville University Dolphins (3-1). It will be the first of seven games for the Gators this week as they get set to host … Continue reading

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NFL Roundup Week 11

By on November 19th, 2012

By Carson Williams The Jacksonville Jaguars (1-9) lost to the Houston Texans (9-1) on Sunday 43-37 in overtime.  Houston quarterback Matt Schaub had a near record day, completing 43 of 55 passes for 527 yards and five touchdowns.  Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson … Continue reading

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Seniors Lead Gator Football To Win Over Jacksonville State

By on November 18th, 2012

The Florida Gator football team (10-1, 7-1 SEC) won its final home game of the season on Saturday, defeating the Jacksonville State Gamecocks (6-5, 5-3 OVC) 23-0. It was Senior Day in the Swamp, so it was only fitting that … Continue reading

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Defense Carries Gator Football To Win Over Mizzou

By on November 4th, 2012

In its final regular season SEC game, Florida (8-1, 7-1 SEC) defeated the Missouri Tigers (4-5, 1-5 SEC) 14-7 Saturday afternoon in the Swamp. The Gators failed to score in the first half, only totaling 111 yards of offense.  Florida … Continue reading

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Turnovers, Defense Help Gator Football Down South Carolina 44-11

By on October 21st, 2012

The second ranked Florida Gator football team welcomed the seventh ranked South Carolina Gamecocks to the Swamp on Saturday for what many believed to be a close matchup between two top ten SEC East opponents. That was not the case. … Continue reading

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Florida Football Beats LSU 14-6

By on October 6th, 2012

By: Alyssa Hayden The tenth ranked Florida Gators football team defeated fourth ranked LSU 14 to 6 in The Swamp Saturday night. Physical toughness was a huge factor for these two top ten teams, and Florida proved to be a … Continue reading

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Florida Football Shuts Out Kentucky

By on September 23rd, 2012

The 14th ranked Gator football team blanked the Kentucky Wildcats 38-0 Saturday afternoon in The Swamp. Without its starting quarterback, Maxwell Smith, the Kentucky offense was abysmal.  The Wildcat offense, which entered the game rated as the number one passing offense … Continue reading

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Gator Football Takes Down Bowling Green In Season Opener

By on September 2nd, 2012

It wasn’t pretty, but the Florida Gator football team was able to pull out a win in its season opener against the Bowling Green State Falcons on Saturday afternoon in The Swamp. The Gators beat the Falcons 27-14, after only … Continue reading

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GHS Defeats Yulee in Season Opener

By on August 31st, 2012

Four catches for 73 yards, three touchdown receptions, and one interception return for touchdown. Those were the numbers put up by Gainesville High School’s senior wide receiver, and recent University of Florida commit, Chris Thompson in the first half of … Continue reading

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Gator Football Practice Update 8/20

By on August 21st, 2012

Although heavy rainfall made it difficult, the Florida Gator football team was still able to hold practice Monday night. The team continues to work hard during fall camp as the start of the regular season is less than two weeks … Continue reading

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