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O’Connell Center Demolition Underway

The arena that served as a stage to two consecutive men’s basketball national championships, (’06, ’07) and three consecutive gymnastics national championships (’13, ’14, ’15) won’t house a show again until December 2016. Demolition and renovation of the 36 year-old O’Connell Center is finally underway. The $64.5 million project is …

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Santa Fe College Basketball Opens Seasons

Both the men’s and women’s basketball programs for Santa Fe College open their seasons tonight. The Santa Fe men get it started by hosting Impact Academy. Last season the Saints finished with a record of 22-9 and head coach Chris Mowry, who has coached for 12 years with the program, has the …

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Gator Womwn’s Hoops snap three-game losing skid, Beats Auburn

The Florida women’s basketball team breaks a three game SEC losing streak with an 87-69 win over Auburn Sunday in Gainesville. The 18 point win over Auburn (11-9, 2-5 Southeastern Conference) by Florida (14-6, 4-3 SEC) was its biggest spread since December 20th and the first win since Christin Mercer’s indefinite suspension on Jan. …

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Women’s Basketball Plays James Madison In WNIT Saturday

The Florida women’s basketball team will continue their Women’s National Invitation Tournament  run on Saturday when they travel to face James Madison in the Elite 8. Florida coach Amanda Butler spoke highly of James Madison and knows their WNIT experience will only help their chances. However, Butler thinks the timing is right for …

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Gators Women’s Basketball Faces FIU in NIT

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUqFKBgUgIc&feature=youtu.be The Gators women’s basketball team faces Florida International University Thursday night in Miami for the first round of the National Invitational Tournament. Florida (18-14) received a bid for postseason play for the 20th time in school history. The matchup Thursday evening marks Florida’s sixth appearance in the NIT, fourth …

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Gator Women’s Basketball Bounces Back Against Troy

The Florida women’s basketball team handily defeated the Troy Trojans on Tuesday night 87-62.  The Gators entered the game on a two-game losing streak and head coach Amanda Butler says a 20 point victory on their home court was exactly what her team needed. Florida definitely came ready to play as …

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Gator Women’s Basketball Preview

Although basketball season doesn’t tip off until November, the Florida women’s basketball team has been hard at work with practices starting last week.  This is a new team for the Gators as the roster includes seven freshman (four true freshman) and only one senior, Jennifer George.  George is one of …

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Gators Women’s Basketball Looks Ahead to Next Season

The University of Florida women’s basketball team finished their 2011-2012 campaign with an overall 20-13 record.  This is the third time in head coach Amanda Butler’s five seasons with the Gators that they have compiled 20 or more wins.  The team also made its 18th postseason appearance in the last …

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Gators Women’s Basketball Gets Big Win On Senior Day

In front of a season-high crowd of 3, 049, the Gators women’s basketball team defeated SEC foe and 15th ranked Georgia in a Senior Day nail bitter, 61-57  on Sunday. It was a nip and tuck game all day and even though the Gators led by two at halftime, they shot …

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