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Gator Legend Steve Spurrier on Book Tour

ep 3, 2015; Charlotte, NC, USA; South Carolina Gamecocks head coach Steve Spurrier reacts during the second half against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Bank of America Stadium. Gamecocks won 17-13. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

It’s almost impossible to discuss Gator Sports without mentioning Steve Spurrier. The two are synonymous with each other. Steve started his career as a Gator back in 1963 as a quarterback; winning the Heisman Trophy as a senior in the 1966 season. Spurrier started his coaching career in Florida in 1990. The the program has …

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McElwain Excited for Practice to Get Started

Gainesville, FL, USA; Florida Gators head coach Jim McElwain  Mandatory Credit: Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports

With official practices starting this week, Florida football had their official media day Wednesday afternoon. Head football Coach Jim McElwain started off saying that he  “feels really good about where these guys are.” The Florida Gators won the Eastern Division of the SEC and went 10-4 for the season in McElwain’s …

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Kevin Carter Returns To Gainesville To Dedicate New Academic Center

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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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Steve Spurrier Resigning, Effective Immediately

South Carolina Head Coach, Steve Spurrier, To Retire Effective Immediately. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

South Carolina head coach, and former Florida quarterback and head coach, Steve Spurrier will resign effective immediately. Spurrier’s South Carolina Gamecocks have struggled mightily this season with a 2-4 record (0-4 in the SEC). ESPN Analyst Kirk Herbstreit believes college football lost one of the great people of the game. “What …

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