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Chris Chiozza’s steal, layup lifts Florida to SEC road win over Missouri

Chris Chiozza’s steal, layup lifts Florida to SEC road win over Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. — On the game’s decisive play, Florida’s Chris Chiozza was assigned to guard Jordan Barnett, who was standing in front of the Missouri bench. But when a soft pass from the opposite wing was directed toward Kassius Robertson at the top o...
Published: 01/06/18
College Football Playoff: Why Georgia, not Florida? Here’s six reasons

College Football Playoff: Why Georgia, not Florida? Here’s six reasons

ATLANTA — When Georgia hired Kirby Smart, the Bulldogs were taking a calculated risk.Smart had never been a head coach before, at any level. But he knew the school. He knew the league. And after watching Nick Saban run his famed Process as Alabama’s ...
Published: 01/06/18
Clearwater dolphin makes championship pick, rolls with Tide

Clearwater dolphin makes championship pick, rolls with Tide

Nicholas, the Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s rescued dolphin, picked Alabama to win Monday night’s college football national championship game against Georgia. Two footballs with team logos were placed in his tank, and he swam across with the Alabama b...
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Fennelly: SEC bias? Haters need to zip it

Fennelly: SEC bias? Haters need to zip it

TAMPA — Who ordered the grits with their football championship?We interrupt Paul Finebaum, Booger McFarland and this SEC Network roundtable discussion to remind you that Alabama and Georgia will play for the national title Monday night in Atlanta. Wi...
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Texas A&M’s Jimbo Fisher pulls defensive coordinator away from Notre Dame

Texas A&M’s Jimbo Fisher pulls defensive coordinator away from Notre Dame

Texas A&M has hired Notre Dame defensive coordinator Mike Elko to coach Jimbo Fisher’s defense. The Aggies announced the hiring Thursday, a few hours after Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly posted on Twitter that Elko was leaving.Elko was at Notre Dam...
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Under Armour notebook: Banner week for Berkeley Prep’s Nicholas Petit-Frere

Under Armour notebook: Banner week for Berkeley Prep’s Nicholas Petit-Frere

ORLANDO — Berkeley Prep’s Nicholas Petit-Frere capped an eventful week with a memorable game Thursday night at the Under Armour All-American Game at Camping World Stadium. Petit-Frere, a 6-foot-5, 260-pound offensive tackle, played most of the game a...
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Rick and Tom podcast: Did UCF deserve better?

Rick and Tom podcast: Did UCF deserve better?

In their latest podcast, Rick Stroud and Tom Jones discuss whether UCF deserved a shot at the national championship after beating Auburn in the Peach Bowl to finish undefeated.They also talk about the All-SEC title game, the best way to hold a playof...
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Florida rolls to road victory over Texas A&M

Florida rolls to road victory over Texas A&M

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Egor Koulechov hit 5 of 6 3-pointers and finished with 19 points as Florida cruised to an 83-66 win over No. 11 Texas A&M on Tuesday night.Keith Stone added a season-high 18 points and made 4 of 6 3-pointers for the Gators (1...
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Cambridge Christian’s Richard Gouraige soaks up Under Armour experience

Cambridge Christian’s Richard Gouraige soaks up Under Armour experience

ORLANDO — Cambridge Christian’s Richard Gouraige can roll off the names of former standouts who have played in the Under Armour All-American Game. "A lot of greats have come out of here. Myles Garrett. Jabrill Peppers," he said.Those were defensive p...
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S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship

S-E-C! S-E-C! Alabama vs. Georgia for national championship

S-E-C! S-E-C!Alabama and Georgia won their College Football Playoff semifinals on Monday and will meet in the national championship next week in Atlanta, the home of the Southeastern Conference title game."Couldn’t have scripted it better in some way...
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