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FGCU Attempting to Recreate 2013 Magic in NCAA Basketball Tournament

Mar 14, 2016; Dayton, OH, USA; Florida Gulf Coast Eagles head coach Joe Dooley looks on during a practice day before the First Four of the NCAA men's college basketball tournament at Dayton Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

As time expired on the night of March 22, 2013, one of the greatest upsets in recent NCAA Tournament history had occurred. A new Cinderella team was born, and everyone became aware that the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles came to play. The No. 15 seed Eagles defeated the No. 2 seed Georgetown Hoyas 78-68 …

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Why Gator fans should fear FGCU

College basketball fans rave at this time of year. The Sweet 16 in the NCAA Men’s Tournament is a stage that not many teams have the opportunity to grace. Viewers have become accustomed to watching the power houses: Duke, North Carolina, Kansas, etc. When Florida and Florida Gulf Coast square …

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What You Might’ve Missed in Weekend Sports

Florida Gymnastics Wins SEC Title: The top-ranked Florida Gators gymnastics team won its second consecutive SEC Championship Saturday night. Florida claimed its ninth overall SEC crown. March 23, 2013 ● Verizon Arena (5,395) Team Vault Bars Beam Floor Total Florida 49.375 49.500 49.500 49.625 198.000 Alabama 49.550 49.300 49.400 49.550 …

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