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Former Gator Chandler Parsons to accept ESPY for Gators tonight



Former Florida basketball player Chandler Parsons will be among the Hollywood elite tonight at the ESPY Awards Show which will be televised on ESPN, beginning at 9 p.m.

Parsons, the 2010-11 SEC Player of the Year who was drafted in the second round last month by the Houston Rockets, will accept the 2011 Capital One Cup on behalf of the University of Florida men’s athletics program. Parsons will accept the Capital One Cup trophy from Justin Timberlake, along with a $200,000 donation to fund student-athlete graduate-level scholarships.


[Last modified: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 12:31pm]


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