Monday, June 18, 2018

Colleges

Ray Lewis, Lomas Brown, Simeon Rice among College Football Hall of Fame nominees

Ray Lewis, Lomas Brown, Simeon Rice among College Football Hall of Fame nominees

Eleven former players/coaches with state ties are up for consideration for the College Football Hall of Fame.Notables notables on the ballot, released Monday morning, include:Florida OT Lomas Brown: 1984 All-American and two-time all-SEC talent helpe...
Published: 06/04/18
Locals lead the way for FSU in women’s College World Series

Locals lead the way for FSU in women’s College World Series

Florida State had a difficult — and long — road to make the championship series of the Women's College World Series for the first time.After losing their opening game to UCLA, the Seminoles had to win out to get to the final. FSU did just...
Published: 06/04/18
Tampa Bay players power FSU to softball World Series final

Tampa Bay players power FSU to softball World Series final

Florida State beat UCLA twice Sunday in the Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City, advancing to face Washington in the best-of-three championship series starting Monday night (7, ESPN).Elizabeth Mason, a freshman from Gaither, hit a three-run...
Updated one month ago
Florida to play FAU for NCAA baseball region title in game postponed from Sunday

Florida to play FAU for NCAA baseball region title in game postponed from Sunday

GAINESVILLE — Cody Wilson and Gunnar Lambert drove in three runs apiece, and Florida Atlantic survived a minor comeback and a major weather delay to beat Jacksonville 12-7 in an elimination game Sunday in the NCAA baseball tournament.The Owls p...
Updated one month ago
Florida State makes Women’s College World Series final

Florida State makes Women’s College World Series final

OKLAHOMA CITY — Florida State defeated UCLA twice Sunday to advance to the Women's College World Series championship series.The Seminoles won the second game 12-6 after winning the first 3-1. The Bruins (58-7) needed just one win to advance bec...
Updated one month ago
Florida advances to NCAA baseball region final

Florida advances to NCAA baseball region final

GAINESVILLE — Brady Singer allowed two runs in seven solid innings, returning after three weeks off, and overall No. 1 seed and defending national champion Florida edged Jacksonville 3-2 in the NCAA baseball tournament's Gainesville Region on S...
Updated one month ago
No. 2 seed Florida eliminated at Women’s College World Series

No. 2 seed Florida eliminated at Women’s College World Series

OKLAHOMA CITY — Paige Parker threw a two-hitter for her second shutout of the day, and Oklahoma remained alive in its quest for a third straight national title with a 2-0 win over Florida that eliminated the second-seeded Gators from the W...
Updated one month ago
Florida State out of NCAA baseball tournament

Florida State out of NCAA baseball tournament

TALLAHASSEE — Elijah MacNamee hit a three-run homer to leftfield with two outs in the ninth, and Mississippi State beat Florida State 3-2 on Saturday to eliminate the No. 7 national seed from the NCAA Tournament's Tallahassee Region.Jake Magnum...
Updated one month ago
Boon for the Gators? SEC relaxes transfer rules a bit

Boon for the Gators? SEC relaxes transfer rules a bit

For the second year in a row, the Gators could be the beneficiary of a change to the SEC's transfer rules.The conference approved a proposal Friday to allow players to transfer freely within the conference if they're leaving a school under ...
Updated one month ago
Sports betting discussed at SEC meetings, but few answers yet

Sports betting discussed at SEC meetings, but few answers yet

DESTIN — As SEC administrators and coaches met for hours at the Hilton Sandestin, they didn't seem to have any resolutions over one of their most pressing issues.What do you do about the recent Supreme Court decision that paved the way for...
Updated one month ago