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UF to begin $400M renovation process for Ben Hill Griffin Stadium

Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is headed toward a potential $400 million facelift as the University of Florida’s athletic department plans to modernize the over 90-year-old stadium. The University Athletic Association is this month beginning the hunt for an architect suitable to undertake the task; an exact timeline for the bidding …

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Florida soccer coach leaving after complaints by players over comments about eating habits, bodies

 The University of Florida fired its new soccer coach Wednesday after only one season amid unprecedented numbers of players leaving the program after his hiring and complaints by athletes who said he pressured them about eating habits and their bodies. Florida’s athletic director, Scott Stricklin, notified players of the decision …

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