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The Next Wave of Sportscasters

The next wave of sportscasters are learning the ropes of the industry through the University of Florida’s Intro to ESPN Gainesville immersion experience, operating out of the college of journalism and communications. UF’s journalism department offers immersion experiences to students looking to gain a better understanding of what is to …

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Billy Donovan Ready for Chicago Challenge

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UF men’s basketball coaching legend Billy Donovan signed a four-year, $24 million contract to become the Chicago Bulls new head coach last month. Early Career Over the last five seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Donovan accumulated a 243-157 record. Donovan now looks to lead the Bulls to their first playoff …

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Gainesville Native Trent Whittemore Thrives in Gators’ Home Opener, Hopes For More

You Never Forget Where It All Started Just down the road from Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, Gainesville native Trent Whittemore made a name for himself. The local legend recorded the first touchdown catch of his college football career last Saturday just down the street from his house. The 6’4″ 208-pound …

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