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Muschamp Gets Win In Last Game At The Swamp

By on November 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: November 22, 2014 at 9:05 pm

After four seasons as the head coach for the Florida Gators, Will Muschamp wins his last game in the Swamp, beating Eastern Kentucky 52-2.

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Florida’s Grass Guy Cutting Through The Competition

By on November 21st, 2014 | Last updated: November 21, 2014 at 10:19 am

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at the University of Florida was recently recognized as the collegiate football field of the year by the Sports Turf Management Association. While the field gets the majority of the spotlight, the man in charge of its care and upkeep is as sharp as the lawn mower that he rides.

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In The Loudest Stadiums In America, The Noise Is Deafening — Literally

By on November 19th, 2014 | Last updated: November 20, 2014 at 4:24 pm

The University of Florida’s Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is ranked one of the loudest in the nation. Will this become a problem for fans and what can be done to protect fans.

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Foley, Machen, Players Address Muschamp’s Dismissal At Press Conference

By on November 17th, 2014 | Last updated: November 17, 2014 at 5:01 pm

President Bernie Machen and Athletic Director Jeremy Foley spoke of Muschamp’s dismissal at a press conference held Monday. Will Muschamp commented at the conference that he is leaving with no regrets or hard feelings.

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UAA Confirms Florida’s Will Muschamp Fired After Four Seasons

By on November 16th, 2014 | Last updated: November 17, 2014 at 11:12 am

Jeremy Foley – the University of Florida’s Athletic Director – announced Sunday that head coach Will Muschamp will step down at the end of the season, according to Gatorzone.com.

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South Carolina Defeats Florida In OT

By on November 16th, 2014 | Last updated: November 16, 2014 at 7:23 pm

In a game that lived up to its hype, the South Carolina Gamecocks defeated the Florida Gators 23-20 in overtime yesterday down in Gainesville, Fla. Coming off the heels of this tough loss, the Gators also say farewell to Coach Will Muschamp.

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Reports Indicate Florida Football Coach Muschamp Out at End of Season

By on November 16th, 2014 | Last updated: November 16, 2014 at 12:23 pm

ESPN 850 WRUF has also confirmed media reports that head football Coach Will Muschamp will be leaving his post at the end of this season. No official word on when the University Athletic Association will make an announcement. Follow along on this developing story.

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Autopsy Results Show Student Athlete Died of Heat Stroke

By on November 4th, 2014 | Last updated: November 4, 2014 at 2:10 pm

Recently released autopsy results show that 14-year-old William Shogran died of an accidental heat stroke during a preseason football practice with the Sebastian River High School team this summer.

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UF Wakeboard Team Hosts USA Wakeboard Southeast regionals

By and on October 27th, 2014 | Last updated: October 28, 2014 at 12:13 pm

The University of Florida wakeboard team hosted the USA Wakeboard Southeast Regionals. Seven UF students will compete at nationals: Heather Bouchard, Will Green, Jon Kistemaker, Marcus Knox, Alex Montgomery, Dixie Smith and Freddie Wayne.

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Pictures: Florida Gators vs. LSU Tigers

By on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 10:50 am

The Louisiana State University Tigers defeated the University of Florida Gators 30-27 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Gainesville, Fla.

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