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UF Organization To Host Barrels For Boobs Surfing Competition For Breast Cancer Charity

By on March 20th, 2015 | Last updated: March 20, 2015 at 5:59 pm

Wahines of the Waves is hosting Boobs for Barrels, a philanthropy event benefitting the Florida Breast Cancer Foundation. The event starts at 9 a.m. on March 28 at Butler Beach near St. Augustine.

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Barr Rises As One Of Nation’s Top High Jumpers

By on March 9th, 2015 | Last updated: March 9, 2015 at 7:55 pm

Gainesville athlete Kieme Barr is one of the top-10 high jumpers in the country. He will represent the United States in July in the Down Under 2015 Australian Tournament if he can raise enough money.

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NCAA Released Infractions Report On Florida Football Program

By and on February 20th, 2015 | Last updated: February 20, 2015 at 2:43 pm

UF will not receive any penalties because of steps the institution took once the claim was brought to its attention.

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Florida Hangs On Against Vanderbilt To Earn Much Needed Win

By on February 19th, 2015 | Last updated: February 19, 2015 at 3:44 pm

It was another close game at home for the Gators, who managed to squeeze past Vanderbilt 50-47 on Wednesday night. This win stops the team’s four game losing streak.

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Gators Can’t Hold On To Take Down Top Ranked Wildcats

By on February 8th, 2015 | Last updated: February 9, 2015 at 5:13 pm

The Florida Gators lost to the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday, 68-61.The Gators led by two points going into halftime, but Kentucky answered back with a strong second half, outscoring the Gators 40-31.

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Gators Hold Off Arkansas With Clutch Free Throw Performance

By on February 1st, 2015 | Last updated: February 1, 2015 at 7:44 pm

Saturday’s matchup between the Florida Gators and Arkansas Razorbacks came down to the wire. The Gators were able to secure the 56-55 victory with the help of Michael Frazier II’s clutch performance at the free throw line.

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LSU Hands Gators Second Straight Loss

By on January 20th, 2015 | Last updated: January 20, 2015 at 11:54 pm

The LSU Tigers defeated the Gators 79-61, making this the team’s second straight loss. The Tigers had three players who scored in double-digits. Florida is now 3-2 in SEC play, and 10-8 overall.

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Gators Roll Over Auburn At Home

By on January 16th, 2015 | Last updated: January 16, 2015 at 12:56 pm

With a 75-55 blowout victory over the Auburn Tigers, the Gators move to 3-0 in SEC play, and now have an overall record of 10-6. Dorian Finney-Smith lead the charge against the Tigers, scoring a team-high 14 points.

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Gators Squeeze By ECU To Win The Birmingham Bowl

By on January 4th, 2015 | Last updated: January 4, 2015 at 2:15 pm

The Birmingham Bowl was no easy victory for the Florida Gators, as they battled Eastern Carolina down to the final minutes of the game, winning by a score of 28-20.

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We Crunched The Numbers — Find Out How Muschamp’s Coaching Effectiveness Score Compared

By on December 26th, 2014 | Last updated: December 22, 2014 at 10:37 am

Former Florida Gators football coach Will Muschamp’s “coach effectiveness score” landed him close to the bottom in a comparison with other Southeastern Conference teams and with all four-year coaches in the other five “power conferences.”

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