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Big 12 Chooses Not to Expand

Jul 18, 2016; Dallas, TX, USA; Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks to the media during the Big 12 Media Days at Omni Dallas Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

After three months, countless hours, and 11 school interviews, the Big 12 has chosen not to expand from 10 teams to 12 teams. The presidents of each individual school met this past week in Dallas. After the meeting, they held a press conference Monday afternoon where Big 12 Commissioner Bob …

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Lee Corso Thinks Antonio Callaway, Gators Could Be A Big Surprise This Season

Oct 10, 2015; Salt Lake City, UT, USA; ESPN College Game Day hosts (L-R) Rece Davis and Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit during the broadcast at Presidents Circle on the University of Utah campus prior to the game between the California Golden Bears and the Utah Utes. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

Sportscene’s Steve Russell caught up with long-time ESPN College GameDay analyst Lee Corso on Thursday morning and some of his predictions will have Gator fans very excited for the 2016-2017 college football season. College Football Playoff: Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma and Florida State headline the top four in the first college football …

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Former Gator Coach Carolyn Peck Reminisces About Pat Summitt; Takes New Coaching Job at Vandy


A former Florida Gator women’s basketball head coach recently accepted a job at her alma mater to get back into the coaching ranks. Carolyn Peck, started her basketball career at Vanderbilt University in 1985 and she is returning to her alma mater as an assistant coach after a stint working as an analyst for ESPN. Peck …

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Kevin Carter Returns To Gainesville To Dedicate New Academic Center


Today faculty and staff and nearly 500 student athletes are enjoying the brand new state-of-the-art Otis P. Hawkins Center for Academic and Personal Excellence at Farrior Hall. The 25 million dollar newly renovated center opened on Monday after 21 months of planning, design, and construction. UF President Kent Fuchs, Director of Athletics Jeremy …

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Game Preview: Rays and Mariners Continue Series

Jun 11, 2016; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria (3) is congratulated by third base coach Charlie Montoyo (25) after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the sixth inning at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Tampa Rays are riding high after Tuesday night’s 8-7 victory over the Seattle Mariners. When Mariners starter Taijuan Walker left during the fourth inning with an apparent achilles injury, the bullpen was tasked with holding on to a three-run lead. It was not to be as the Rays came firing back. The Tampa Bay Rays look to …

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The Quiet Cavaliers Ready for NBA Finals

Feb 3, 2016; Charlotte, NC, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) gets a high five from his teammates guard Kyrie Irving (2) and forward Kevin Love (0) after scoring during the second half of the game against the Charlotte Hornets at Time Warner Cable Arena. Hornets win 106-97. Mandatory Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

All the attention in the NBA is on the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors just completed a monumental come back after being down 3-1 against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the Western Conference Finals and are now making their second consecutive NBA Finals appearance. The Warriors won an NBA record 73 games during the regular …

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