Gator News And World Report (07/09/04)

The Gator News and World Report for Friday, July 9, 2004. Running down a dream; Roberson readies for leadership; Peck picks up commitment; NCAA Tournament to return to Times Forum; Gators-Vols at night; Former Gators Trying Luck In NBA Summer Leagues and more...

Florida Gator Track & Field

Running down a dream
Former UF track star Cara Evans is chasing a spot on the Olympic team, but she's not doing it alone

Florida Gator Basketball

Roberson readies for leadership
The Gators' junior point guard says he's looking forward to working to build team unity this season.

NCAA Tournament to return to Times Forum
The St. Petersburg Times Forum was named Thursday as a site for first- and second-round NCAA men's basketball tournament games in 2008, building on its showing as a host in 2003.

Former Gators Trying Luck In NBA Summer Leagues
AT least four former University of Florida basketball players are playing on NBA summer league teams trying to be impressive enough to perhaps earn a roster spot with a team in the fall.

Florida Lady Gator Basketball

Peck picks up commitment
Florida women's basketball coach Carolyn Peck received her second verbal commitment of the summer Monday. But this time, it is for the Class of 2006.

Florida Gator Football

Gators-Vols at night
CBS will televise the Florida-Tennessee (Sept. 18, 8 p.m.) and Florida-Georgia (Oct. 30, 3:30 p.m.) college football games. The prime-time Gators-Vols game will be part of an SEC doubleheader, with LSU-Auburn at 3:30 p.m.

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