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SEC media days: The story behind Dan Mullen’s sneakers and suits

SEC media days: The story behind Dan Mullen’s sneakers and suits

Dan Mullen didn't think he was making a big fashion statement at SEC media days three years ago.Yes, he was wearing trendy new sneakers — gray Adidas kicks designed by Kanye West. And yes, he paired them with a dark pinstripe suit.But Mull...
Published: 07/11/18
Former Dan Mullen signee Cord Sandberg adds UCF offer; UCLA on radar

Former Dan Mullen signee Cord Sandberg adds UCF offer; UCLA on radar

Former Bradenton Manatee QB Cord Sandberg, who signed to play for first-year Gators coach Dan Mullen in a previous football life, is pondering more substantial offers from other suitors this time around.Sandberg, a lefthander who announced Wednesday ...
Published: 07/06/18
Why Cord Sandberg’s baseball retirement could help Florida Gators football

Why Cord Sandberg’s baseball retirement could help Florida Gators football

Cord Sandberg was in one of the Phillies' minor-league clubhouses in 2016 when former Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott was drafted by the Cowboys."All the guys in the clubhouse are like, 'Hey, wait a second, Cord, wasn't that supposed to be...
Published: 07/05/18
Ranking every college football game to be played by Florida’s teams

Ranking every college football game to be played by Florida’s teams

With the college football season finally approaching, I ranked each of this season's 78 games involving state teams. The two criteria are the same as last year: How important do I think this game will be, and how exciting is the matchup?78. Arka...
Published: 07/05/18
FSU coach Willie Taggart named one of Western Kentucky’s greats

FSU coach Willie Taggart named one of Western Kentucky’s greats

Florida State coach Willie Taggart received a cool honor late last week.Western Kentucky honored its former star quarterback by putting him on the school's all-century team. Taggart was at Western Kentucky from 1995-98 and was a two-time All-American...
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UT lacrosse player earns Freddie Solomon Community Service Award

UT lacrosse player earns Freddie Solomon Community Service Award

TAMPA — For University of Tampa women’s lacrosse player Megan Sanchez, community service isn’t an obligation.It’s a way of life.Sanchez, from Wesley Chapel High School, was surprised to receive UT’s Freddie Solomon Community Service Award, given by t...
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USA Today: Florida Gators, FSU among 15 richest college programs in the country

USA Today: Florida Gators, FSU among 15 richest college programs in the country

Only seven college sports programs in the country brought in more money in 2016-17 than the Florida Gators, according to data collected by USA Today.UF had $149 million in revenue, according to the paper's report. That trails Texas ($215 million), Te...
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Who will replace Chris Chiozza at Florida?

Who will replace Chris Chiozza at Florida?

Despite the deepest roster he's had at Florida, Gators basketball coach Mike White still has a major hole to fill.Who will replace star guard Chris Chiozza?"Big shoes to fill," White said Thursday during the SEC's summer men's basketball teleconferen...
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Florida Gators sign juco tight end and former pitcher

Florida Gators sign juco tight end and former pitcher

The Florida Gators have added to their 2018 signing class, announcing the addition of transfer Lucas Krull.Krull, a 6-foot-7 tight end, hasn't played football since 2015, when he had 52 catches for 745 yards and 13 touchdowns for a Mill Valley High s...
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Brady Singer, Gators eliminated by Arkansas at CWS

Brady Singer, Gators eliminated by Arkansas at CWS

Times wiresOMAHA, Neb.  —Defending champion Florida failed to win a third straight elimination game, losing to Arkansas 5-2 Friday night and departing the College World Series.The Gators (49-21) had to win to force a rematch. The Razorback...
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