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Florida 'Feels Like Home' for New Gators WR Commit Chandler Smith

Florida is prioritizing speed at wide receiver as it begins to build upon its recruiting class of 2022. Roughly a month and a half after securing Isaiah Bond's pledge, a Georgia-based receiver who has clocked a 10.48-second 100-meter dash, the Gators landed a commitment from Orlando-area receiver Chandler Smith - who posted a blistering 10.28 in the 100-meter himself.
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Spartans add Sarasota, (FL.) three-star wide receiver Jaron Glover

Michigan State has caught fire on the recruiting trail as we go through a crazy June of visitors to East Lansing. Sarasota, (FL.) wide receiver Jaron Glover, 6-foot-2, 200-pounds becomes the fourth commitment to the 2022 class in the last week. Glover took an official visit to Michigan State this...
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Social Media Reacts to 2022 LB Shemar James' Florida Commitment

The Florida Gators landed another commitment coming out of its official visits weekend, this time 2022 linebacker Shemar James out of Mobile, Ala. made the pledge. At 6-foot-3, 200 pounds, James possesses all of the size and athleticism to become an intriguing playmaker within the Florida front 7, able to rush the passer and drop back in coverage. James projects to play the MIKE (middle linebacker) position for Florida.
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Five-star forward Dariq Whitehead takes official visit to Florida State

Five-star forward Dariq Whitehead has taken his official visit to Florida State. Whitehead currently attends national powerhouse Montverde Academy staring in some of high schools top rosters in recent history featuring Cade Cunningham, Scottie Barnes, Caleb Houston, Jalen Duren and Moses Moody. Former Florida State star Scottie Barnes will likely...
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Florida County Commissioner Says What About Kodak Black

Florida County Commissioner apologizes for Kodak Black Day controversy. One Broward County, Florida Commissioner is now apologizing for saying June 11th shouldn’t be declared “Kodak Black Day.” Commissioner Mark Bogen says he didn’t realize the “First Day Out” rapper has also made so many charitable contributions when he said he didn’t deserve the honor based on his criminal record.
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Coburn provides update on NIL, transfers, and more at BoT meeting

Florida State vice president and director of athletics David Coburn provided an update on Name Image Likeness, eligibility for transfers, and more during Thursday’s Board of Trustees meeting. Here are some key notes from the meeting... --First up, Coburn discussed Name, Image, Likeness and the antitrust case out in California....
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Noles News: 80 days away from kickoff vs. Notre Dame

2023 Louisana defensive tackle Kyran Bourda received an offer from Florida State yesterday:. Herm Edwards once famously said you play to win the game — and it looks like he and Arizona State took that a little too seriously, with the program set to be investigated over multiple recruiting infractions reported in a dossier sent from within the program.
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Kentucky basketball set to host North Florida in 2021-22

Another opponent has been added to Kentucky’s non-conference schedule for the upcoming 2021-22 season. According to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports, UK is set to host North Florida as part of its non-conference schedule. The UNF Ospreys compete in the Atlantic Sun Conference (A-Sun) and are led by head coach...
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Kentucky adds North Florida to 2021-22 schedule, per report

Another non-conference opponent for the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team has been revealed. College hoops guru Jon Rothstein reported this morning that the North Florida Ospreys will be coming to Lexington this season. Though no date has been set, it will likely come in the November portion of the schedule when...
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STATE SPORTS BRIEFS: UAPB men add Florida guard | UA men earn honor; UA women runner-up | Payne, Jowers lead pack

The University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff men's basketball program received an oral commitment from Florida prep point guard Gabriel Vargas on Wednesday afternoon. The 6-5 point guard from Pembroke Pines, Fla., will join the Golden Lions from Florida's Pro Holmes Basketball Academy after a post-graduate year. Vargas, a two-star recruit per ESPN, received previous interest from Oral Roberts University, where newly hired UAPB Coach Solomon Bozeman spent the previous three seasons.
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Notes: McCullough to start Aug. 16, football ticket sales on rise

The Florida State University Athletics Association held its June meeting on Wednesday. Below are some highlights from the meeting that apply to FSU athletics, boosters and the university:. President John Thrasher announced that president-elect Richard McCullough would start at FSU on Aug. 16. McCullough has been holding meetings with various...
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TALLAHASSEE, FLA. (Seminoles.com) – Two Florida State Women’s Basketball Alumnae in Leonor Rodriguez and Maria Conde will suit up for the Spanish Women’s National Team as it battles other nations in the FIBA Women’s Eurobasket held June 17-27 in the countries of France and Spain. Rodriguez played for the Seminoles...
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Grafals named FSCJ Male Athlete of Year

JACKSONVILLE - Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) BlueWave Softball Player Breanna Swanson and Men’s Basketball Player Gianfranco Grafals were recently named FSCJ’s Female and Male Athlete of the Year for 2020/2021 in recognition of their athletic achievements. Swanson has been a part of the BlueWave softball team for three...
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Florida Starts Offering 2023 Class

As soon as the clock struck midnight on Monday evening coaches were able to contact players in the 2023 class and as is tradition, they first get in touch with the players they are most interested in to communicate to them their importance and priority. For this reason, we’re now...