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Friday Sports Update (1/9)

By on January 9th, 2015

Today we’ll talk hoops, football, playoffs, hires and Gator sports too in our Friday Sports Update… ** The Florida women’s basketball team falls 64-57 at home to Ole Miss as the Gators are now 1-2 in SEC play; next a … Continue reading

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Thursday Sports Update (1/8)

By on January 8th, 2015

We will talk some SEC hoops, Gator sports, NBA, NFL, college football and more in our Thursday Sports Update… ** The Florida women’s basketball team returns to action tonight hosting Ole Miss.   Florida is 1-1 in conference play.   You can … Continue reading

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Wednesday Sports Update (1/7)

By on January 7th, 2015

Gator men’s basketball opens its SEC season, a close call for the top team in men’s basketball and new Hall of Fame members in baseball in our Wednesday Sports Update… ** The Florida men’s basketball team brings a 7-6 record into … Continue reading

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Tuesday Sports Update (1/6)

By on January 6th, 2015

The 2015 Hall of Fame class for baseball is announced today, some college football and pro football news and more in our Tuesday Sports Update… ** The 2015 Hall of Fame class for baseball is officially announced at 2 pm … Continue reading

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McElwain Makes New Staff Additions

By on January 5th, 2015

New University of Florida football coach Jim McElwain made official today some new hires for the staff he is putting together at UF. Only one member the current Gator staff is scheduled to be on the new staff at this … Continue reading

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Humphries To Go To NFL; Bullard To Return To UF Football

By on January 5th, 2015

As expected, Florida junior offensive lineman D.J. Humphries is making himself available for the 2015 NFL Draft; he made the announcement via twitter. Meanwhile junior defensive lineman Jonathan Bullard says he will return to UF for his senior season. And, … Continue reading

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Driskel To Play Final Season At Louisiana Tech?

By on January 5th, 2015

Several media outlets are reporting today that former Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel will transfer to Louisiana Tech to play his final college football season. Driskel asked for and received permission to transfer from new Florida football coach Jim McElwain.   Driskel … Continue reading

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Monday Sports Update (1/5)

By on January 5th, 2015

The NFL playoffs, a win for Florida women’s basketball, NBA and some baseball news too in our Monday Sports Update… ** The first weekend of the NFL playoffs is in the books with Baltimore, Indianapolis, Dallas and Carolina coming out … Continue reading

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Gator Football Hangs On To Get Bowl Victory

By on January 3rd, 2015

The Florida Gator football team, despite losing starting quarterback Treon Harris and several other players, hangs on to defeat East Carolina today 28-20 in the Birmingham Bowl in the final game of the year for both teams. Florida (7-5) did … Continue reading

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Friday Sports Update (1/2)

By on January 2nd, 2015

College football’s national championship game teams are set, more bowl news, Gator sports and more in our Friday Sports Update… ** College football’s national championship semi-final games did not disappoint on Thursday.   Oregon advances with a 59-20 whipping of … Continue reading

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