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Equestrian becomes 21st conference sport to join SEC

By on September 26th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:15 pm

After a decade as a National Collegiate Equestrian Association sport, equestrian has become the 21st conference sport to join the Southeastern Conference. The inaugural season of SEC equestrian begins Saturday.

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Lacrosse increases in popularity in Gainesville

By on May 18th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:33 am

There’s evidence that stickball, the Native American precursor to lacrosse, orginated in the 17th century. A little bit closer to the present, the Gator lacrosse team plays in the NCAA tournament tomorrow afternoon. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Jillian Baach reports on [...]

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UF women’s coach honors legendary Tennessee Vols Head Coach

By on April 19th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:31 am

Tennessee Volunteers Head Coach Pat Summitt announced yesterday she’s stepping down after 38 seasons. Summit has been battling early on-set dementia.  WUFT-FM’s sister station WRUF Sports Radio 850′s Steve Russell spoke with Florida Women’s Basketball Head Coach, Amanda Butler, for her insights on the coaching [...]

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