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Tennessee Volunteers Discuss Florida Rivalry at SEC Media Days

Jul 12, 2016; Hoover, AL, USA; Tennessee head coach Butch Jones speaks to the media during SEC media day at Hyatt Regency Birmingham-The Wynfrey Hotel. Mandatory Credit: Butch Dill-USA TODAY Sports

The Tennessee Volunteers were rather unremarkable at SEC Media Days in Hoover, Alabama. Understandably, they are waiting for the season to start winning games and proving the preseason projections right. Various media outlets have already given the SEC East title to Tennessee, an early prediction based on Tennessee’s improvement and potential going into …

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Former Gator Josh Tobias Transitions from Gators to Pro Baseball

Jun 15, 2015; Omaha, NE, USA; Florida Gators infielder Josh Tobias (11) recovers to make an out in the sixth inning against the Virginia Cavaliers in the 2015 College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park. Virginia defeated Florida 1-0. Mandatory Credit: Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports

Josh Tobias has a history of moving up. Tobias, who played the infield for the Florida Gators from 2012 to 2015, showed outstanding improvement, raising his batting average each year, starting with a .252 mark as a freshman and leaving his senior season with a .355 batting average.  He now is cashing in his ability to adjust and …

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Olympic Trials: 27 Gators Making A Run To Represent Team USA

Jun 10, 2016; Eugene, OR, USA; Najee Glass runs the anchor leg on the Florida 4 x 400m relay that finished second in 3:0012 to clinch the team title during the 2016 NCAA Track and Field championships at Hayward Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The University of Florida’s Track and Field program will send 27 former, past, and future Gators to the United States Olympic Trials, which runs from July 1 to July 10. How will the 2016 Olympics, in Rio De Janiero, be similar to every Olympic Games since the year 1992? Every U.S. Olympic team since then, has featured at least one athlete coached …

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NBA Draft Tonight

Mar 12, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; LSU Tigers forward Ben Simmons (25) controls the ball in the first half against the Texas A&M Aggies during the SEC conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA Draft will take place tonight and it is expected that former LSU star Ben Simmons will be the first player taken by the Philadelphia 76ers.   Numerous media reports say the Sixers have as much as told Simmons he would be the guy they would select tonight. The LA …

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