RECRUITING: 2004 Times-Union Super 75
The top 75 senior football recruits among Florida High School athletes as selected by Times-Union sports writer Chase Goodbread (colleges listed in no particular order):
State schools have recruiting needs to fill
It's hard to believe, but national signing day is 10 days away. In the next 240 hours, Miami must find a quarterback, Florida must find 8-to-10 new commitments, FSU must demonstrate an ability to sign some offensive star power, and the state's other four Division I-A schools -- UCF, USF, Florida Atlantic and Florida International -- must raise their recruiting bars to face new challenges next fall.
Former coach now a foe for Gators
When she walked away after 12 seasons as coach, Carol Ross was sure she'd never return to the sideline in the O'Connell Center. But two years ago when her alma mater called, Ross felt "a strong responsibility" to return to Mississippi and help rebuild its program.
Alabama Faces Florida at Home Saturday
The Alabama swimming and diving teams take on the Florida Gators 1 p.m. Saturday at the Alabama Aquatic Center in the Crimson Tide's first home competition of the New Year.