Florida State Seminoles

The Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl has been one of the best names for a bowl game in college football history. [JAMES BORCHUCK  |  Times (2017)]
The Tampa football game will have a new name this year because the lawn mower company has ended its run as the game’s title sponsor.
Yesterday• USF Bulls
Iowa State has started to answer two of the biggest questions facing the Gators, Seminoles, Bulls and everyone else about 2020.
May 26• Health
As a cost-cutting measure, some teams rarely would leave the state during the regular season.
May 22• USF Bulls
Regional scheduling isn’t the only common-sense adjustment administrators should be considering, once the public health crisis subsides.
May 23• USF Bulls


  1. In this March 18, 2015, file photo, the NCAA logo is on the court as work continues at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh for NCAA Tournament basketball games. [KEITH SRAKOCIC  |  AP]
  2. Iowa State expects Jack Trice Stadium to be at about half capacity this season. [MATTHEW PUTNEY  |  AP]
  3. Oklahoma State basketball coach Eddie Sutton celebrates his team's victory in the Big 12 championship game against Texas Tech on March 13, 2005, in Kansas City, Mo. [RICH SUGG  |  TNS]
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  5. A football-only facility has been on Florida State's priority list for years. But is it really a priority, especially given the current pandemic?
  6. In this June 14, 2019, file photo, the College World Series logo is partially painted at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb., as Vanderbilt players practice ahead of their College World Series game against Louisville. A group of Power Five coaches led by Michigan’s Erik Bakich is proposing a later start to the season to trim expenses in the post-coronavirus era, make the game more fan friendly and reduce injury risk to players. [NATI HARNIK  |  AP]
  7. Linebacker Anthony Chickillo, shown here during a game against the Cardinals on Dec. 8, 2019, was drafted in the sixth round out of Miami by the Steelers in 2015. [ROSS D. FRANKLIN  |  AP]
  8. Veteran USF softball coach Ken Eriksen favors the idea of more regionalized schedules for his sport. [DIRK SHADD  |  Times]
  9. Outback Bowl president Jim McVay is navigating the uncertainty around college football and its bowl season because of the coronavirus pandemic.
  10. Jauan Williams started eight games at offensive tackle for Florida State over the past two seasons. [JOHN MERSITS  |]
  11. Former NFL receiver Chad Johnson, shown here in this Sept. 22, 2019, file photo, left a $1,000 tip for his server on a $37 tab after dining at a restaurant in South Florida that recently reopened amid the coronavirus pandemic. [MIKE ROEMER  |  AP]
  12. The Florida Gators (and everyone else) got a step closer to a 2020 football season with an NCAA decision Wednesday. [Tampa Bay Times]
  13. Florida State is still scheduled to open at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, just as the Seminoles did against Alabama in 2017. [CHRIS URSO  |  Tampa Bay Times]
  14. With no baseball games to call these days, what are Andy Freed, left, Neil Solondz, center, and Dave Wills up to? [Times (2017)]
  15. Say what you will about Ben Affleck, but his newest film, "The Way Back," is a good one. [Courtesy of Richard Foreman]
  16. In this January 2015 file photo, Dan Gavitt, NCAA senior vice president of basketball,  speaks at a news conference in Indianapolis. He said last week that the NCAA is moving back its deadline for early entrants to the NBA draft to withdraw and return to school “with the health and well-being of our student-athletes in mind, along with their ability to make the most informed decisions during this uncertain time.” [MICHAEL CONROY  |  AP]
  17. In this Sept. 13, 1972, file photo, UCLA quarterback Mark Harmon, son of 1940 Heisman Trophy winner Tom Harmon, works out with Bruins coach Pepper Rodgers. Rodgers, a colorful personality who helped Georgia Tech to an unbeaten season as a player in 1952 and went on to coach the Yellow Jackets as well as Kansas, UCLA and in the United States Football League, died Thursday, May 14, 2020, at the age of 88. [GB  |  AP]
  18. Miami coach Manny Diaz wants his players to take the coronavirus threat seriously and to take steps to protect themselves and each other. [WILFREDO LEE  |  AP]
  19. Florida welcomes you, especially if you're a professional sports league in need of a place to play. [Google Maps]
  20. First base umpire Lee Ki-joong, wearing a mask and gloves as a precaution against the new coronavirus, makes a call during a baseball game between Hanwha Eagles and SK Wyverns last week in Incheon, South Korea. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File) [LEE JIN-MAN  |  AP]
  21. Former Tampa Bay Devil Rays pitcher Jim Morris, left, hands a baseball to Dennis Quaid after demonstrating different ways a pitcher holds a baseball in 2001 at the Ballpark in Arlington, Texas. Quaid portrayed Morris in the Disney production of 'The Rookie,' which was filmed at the stadium. (AP Photo/Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Richard W. Rodriguez) [RICHARD W. RODRIGUEZ  |  AP]
  22. At the time Florida State fired him as its football coach last year, Willie Taggart, shown here during an Oct. 19, 2019, game against Wake Forest, had roughly an $18 million buyout with the university. [GRANT HALVERSON  |  TNS]
  23. Former Lakewood High football stars Shaquem, left, and Shaquille Griffin gave a virtual commencement address for the University of Central Florida on Saturday, May 2, 2020. [Screen grab]
  24. In this Sept. 1, 2018, file photo, fans look on during a Florida Gators football game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville. The NCAA's chief medical officer, Dr. Brian Hainline, says don't count on this traditional fall scene across college campuses amid the coronavirus pandemic. “I think realistically having a football game with 90,000 fans, that would take a remarkable turnaround in a short period of time,” he says. [MONICA HERNDON  |  Tampa Bay Times]