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Tiger Woods hits on the 12th hole during the final round for the Masters golf tournament, Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
April 14, 2019 - 2:43 pm
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The comeback is complete. Tiger Woods has his fifth Masters title. The 43-year-old Woods shot a 2-under 70 for one-stroke victory Sunday and his 15th major championship. But it was his first since the 2008 U.S. Open, capping a remarkable recovery from debilitating injuries and...
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April 09, 2019 - 12:25 am
Virginia gets their title, 85-77 in OT over Texas Tech Comeback season after becoming the first No. 1 seed to lose to a 16 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Now that, Virginia, is the way to close out a season. Led by De'Andre Hunter and his NBA-ready game, the Cavaliers turned themselves into national champions...
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April 02, 2019 - 4:48 pm
ORLANDO (AP) -- The Alliance of American Football, which had a promising start as the latest spring league, is suspending operations eight games into its first season. The eight-team league is not folding, but games will not be played this weekend. The decision was made by majority owner Tom Dundon...
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March 28, 2019 - 6:04 am
GAINESVILLE (AP) — Two more bench players are leaving Florida and looking to transfer, as the Gators’ incoming class is ranked top five nationally. School officials say guards Deaundrae Ballard and Mike Okauru put their names into the NCAA's transfer portal Wednesday, joining fourth-year junior...
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March 08, 2019 - 4:48 am
CORAL GABLES (AP) — Football seasons at Florida and Miami will start earlier than ever this year. The season-opener between the Gators and Hurricanes has been moved up one week to Aug. 24 at 7 p.m., the schools announced Thursday. It will mark the earliest game date in the history of either program...
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February 28, 2019 - 6:35 am
MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says Miami and Florida are discussing whether to move their season-opener up a week to Aug. 24. The teams are agreeable to the move — but it will have to be approved by the NCAA, according to the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition...
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NASCAR Daytona 2019
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February 17, 2019 - 9:21 am
DAYTONA BEACH (AP) — Among those trying to win the Daytona 500 this year are a Florida watermelon farmer, a short-track champion from New England, a television analyst and a 22-year-old whose career nearly was derailed by a brain tumor. The front row is the youngest in Daytona 500 history and it...
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February 03, 2019 - 11:28 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Defenses dominated what was supposed to be a super shootout until Tom Brady led one classic drive to win the New England Patriots their record-tying sixth Super Bowl. Brady threw two perfect passes to Rob Gronkowski to set up rookie Sony Michel's 2-yard score — the only touchdown in...
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January 20, 2019 - 10:57 pm
ATLANTA (AP) -- It's never been so clear: This year's Super Bowl matchup between the Patriots and Rams is a showdown between the NFL's past and its future. Led by 24-year-old quarterback Jared Goff, the Rams and their 21st-century offense will take on 41-year-old Tom Brady and the Patriots, who are...
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Florida-LSU 2018
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October 07, 2018 - 8:35 am
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Mark Long-AP) — Lucas Krull grew up idolizing Tim Tebow, a left-handed quarterback big enough to play tight end. So imagine how wide-eyed Krull was when Tebow spoke in the locker room before Florida's game against LSU. Krull was even more star-struck when Tebow congratulated him...
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