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No Gators In NBA Draft, Baseball, UF Lacrosse In New League,n Friday Sports Update

By on June 27th, 2014

The NBA Draft is history, some big league baseball results, Wimbledon and more in our Friday Sports Update… ** The NBA Draft is history and no Gator players were selected.   Many believed front court man Patrick Young would be … Continue reading

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U.S. Advances In World Cup Play

By on June 26th, 2014

Despite a 1-0 loss to Germany on Thursday, the United States will advance to the round of 16 in the FIFA World Cup.  The U.S. advances from Group G on goal differential with Portugal. The next match up for the … Continue reading

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Sports Update: U.S. Big Game In World Cup, NBA Draft, Baseball No-No

By on June 26th, 2014

A little bit of everything today in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The United States looks to advance in World Cup play and needs a draw or a win over Germany today to assure it will advance. ** The NBA … Continue reading

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Sports Update; Kershaw Throws No-No; World Cup Champs Out!

By on June 19th, 2014

** The second no-hitter of the baseball season is thrown on Wednesday night as Los Angeles Dodgers lefty Clayton Kershaw beats the Colorado Rockies 8-0.   Kershaw fanned 15 in the win; the other no-hitter this year was thrown by … Continue reading

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Wednesday Sports Update; College World Series, More Baseball

By on June 18th, 2014

Baseball dominates our Wednesday Sports Update today… ** In the College World Series, Ole Miss stays alive with a 2-1 win over Texas Tech on Tuesday, eliminating the Red Raiders from the tournament.  Virginia outlasts TCU 3-2 in 15 innings … Continue reading

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Tuesday Sports Update: U.S. Wins In World Cup; Gator Great Dies, Baseball Mourns Loss Of Gwynn

By on June 17th, 2014

A lot happening today in our Tuesday Sports Update… ** The United States gets a huge win in the World Cup over Ghana 2-1 yesterday.   After scoring less than 40 seconds into the match, the U.S. saw Ghana tie the … Continue reading

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Monday Sports Update: World Cup, Spurs Champs, Kaymer Wins Wire To Wire

By on June 16th, 2014

The World Cup opens for the United States today, the San Antonio Spurs win the NBA title and Martin Kaymer rules the U.S. Open golf championship in our Monday Sports Update… ** The United States has its first match in … Continue reading

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Weekend Sports Roundup; Gushue Signs, College World Series, More…

By on June 13th, 2014

Lots of action and activity this weekend in the sports world ranging from the World Cup, the hockey and hoops to the U.S. Open golf championship and more. ** The World Cup continues throughout the weekend.   The United States does … Continue reading

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World Cup Starts, U.S. Open Golf Begins, Stanley Cup Continues In Thursday Sports Update

By on June 12th, 2014

One of golf’s major tournaments starts today, both the NBA and Stanley Cup Finals continue and more in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The World Cup in soccer starts today and runs through July 13th.   ESPN 850 WRUF radio will … Continue reading

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UF Wide Receivers Coach Joker Phillips Resigns; Chris Leak To Take Over

By on June 12th, 2014

Gator Nation is still wondering today why Florida wide receivers coach Joker Phillips suddenly resigned on Wednesday. An official announcement came in a prepared statement late yesterday but there was no reason given for Phillips’ resignation.  The statement said his … Continue reading

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