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Is This Billy Donovan’s Worst Team Since 1998?

1998 was a long time ago. Steve Spurrier was still coaching football in Gainesville. AOL was how a lot of people were accessing the internet. I was still a student, working in the SID’s office with the women’s soccer team … Continue reading

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First Annual Gators in the NBA rankings

A couple of years ago, I started what I believe to be the most comprehensive rankings of former Gators in the NFL. I still haven’t seen or heard of one more thorough. I’m a big “list” guy so that column … Continue reading

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Billy Donovan’s Creation: UF is a Hoops School

A packed O’Dome watched the Gators eviscerate a legitimate top-20 Missouri team today. The shocking thing was how unsurprising it was. This is a very good team. Of course, those packed stands have been a rare sight this season, despite … Continue reading

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Gators are close to repeat Capital One Cups

After their impressive last day comeback to win the Outdoor Track National Championship, the Gators are close to clinching back to back Capital One Cup Championships as the top NCAA men’s athletics program. Florida currently sits in first place with … Continue reading

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2011 NBA Draft Preview

This year’s NBA Draft has been mocked, both in terms of those who have made fun of the lack of talent and in the traditional sense of a million different mock drafts across the internet. But for Gator fans, the strength … Continue reading

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Billy Donovans Legacy – The Lost Championship

All day today the sports world was buzzing. A highly respected coach had won his 3rd career NCAA Championship. He came to a program when it was nothing and single-handedly built it into a legitimate powerhouse. This coach is now … Continue reading

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These Gators “Find a Way” like ’94 Predecessors

There has been some chatter about the 2000 matchup between Florida and Butler. Of course that was a historic March Madness moment, Mike Miller driving the lane for the winning layup. I remember it as if it was yesterday. It … Continue reading

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Gators-BYU Sweet 16 Betting Preview

March 18, 2010. Ford Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. A legend was born that day. The legend of the Jimmer. This was the last meeting between BYU and our Florida Gators. A few analysts had picked the BYU star as … Continue reading

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Florida-UCLA preview with a West Coast perspective

With amazing prescience, I told you to the Gators needed to be careful with UC Santa Barbara, lest they find themselves in for a dogfight. Well a 28-point beatdown later, I told you… nothing obviously. I still believe that if Florida didn’t come out … Continue reading

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I Wanna Get Ya in the Georgia Dome

Those of you who did not give up on Gator basketball a couple years ago have witnessed something special these past two seasons. In 2010, the team returned to the Big Dance after a two year hiatus that dwindled attendance … Continue reading

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