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Friday Night Lights, Baseball HOF Inductions, More In Friday Sports Update

By on July 25th, 2014

A lot happening today in our Friday Sport Update… ** The Gator football program is hosting its annual “Friday Night Lights” for some of the top high school players in the country.   Many highly rated prospects on both sides … Continue reading

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Thursday Sports Update…Rays Hot, Football Tix, More…

By on July 24th, 2014

The Tampa Bay Rays continue to play great baseball, Gator football single game tickets go on sale and more in our Thursday Sports Update… ** In baseball, the Tampa Bay Rays move to within five games of the elusive .500 … Continue reading

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Wednesday Sports Update: Baseball, Football, Hoops!

By on July 23rd, 2014

A little of this and a little of that in our Wednesday Sports Update with a lot of current and former Gators in the news today… ** In baseball, Tampa Bay beats St.Louis 7-2 and Miami nips Atlanta 6-5; both … Continue reading

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British Open, Baseball, Football In Sports Update

By on July 17th, 2014

One of golf’s major tournaments gets underway, big league baseball set to resume and SEC Football Media Days winds down in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The British Open is now underway and the action will take place all weekend … Continue reading

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AL Wins MLB All Star Game; SEC Football Media Days, Wade Returns To Heat In Sports Update

By on July 16th, 2014

Even in a slow sports time there is a lot to talk about today in our Wednesday Sports Update… ** The American League beats the National League 5-3 in the All-Star Game on Tuesday night.   Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter gets … Continue reading

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More Open UF Football Practices, HR Derby, MLB All Star Game In Sports Update

By on July 15th, 2014

You’ll get a chance to see more Gator football practices, Major League Baseball has a repeat winner in the Home Run Derby, the All Star Game plays tonight and more in our Tuesday Sports Update… ** The University Athletic Association … Continue reading

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SEC Football Media Days, MLB Reaches All Star Break, NBA News, World Cup In Sports Update

By on July 14th, 2014

SEC Football Media Days starts today, big league baseball reaches the All-Star break and some NBA news in our Monday Sports Update… ** The annual SEC Football Media Days begins today in Birmingham, Alabama and runs through Thursday.   Gator football … Continue reading

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LeBron James To Return To Cleveland

By on July 11th, 2014

After seemingly endless days of speculation, discussion and talk, LeBron James has finally decided where he will next play basketball in the NBA. In a letter published on SI.Com today, the free agent says he is returning “home” to play … Continue reading

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World Cup, Baseball, SEC Football In Sports Update

By on July 11th, 2014

The World Cup finishes up, Major League Baseball goes to its All-Star break and SEC football isn’t too far away in our Friday Sports Update… ** The World Cup ends this weekend with the third place game on Saturday and … Continue reading

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World Cup Final Set; SEC Network News, Former Gator Gets Offer Sheet In Sports Update

By on July 10th, 2014

The World Cup final is set, some baseball results and some NBA news too in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The World Cup final is now set after Argentina beat Netherlands 4-2 in penalty kicks yesterday; Argentina faces Germany on … Continue reading

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