Gators set foundation
The expectation level of Florida's baseball program has been raised. And now, the Gators must live up to it.
Gators simply ran into a Texas buzzsaw
Matt LaPorta stood a few feet outside the Florida dugout, away from his teammates, and just watched. As the sun beat down on the Texas celebration, he looked as if he might explode.
Despite loss, still a record season
University of Florida baseball coach Pat McMahon is hugged by a fan as the team arrives at Gainesville Regional Airport Monday.
UF seniors believe CWS run only the beginning
Florida's loss to Texas in the College World Series' championship series Sunday ended the Gators' season, but the players believe it started something much more important.
UF's McMahon on path Meyer should follow
Pat McMahon took a major step toward becoming a long-term fixture at Florida with his baseball team's current run to the College World Series championship series. The challenge now for the ex-Bishop Kenny High coach is to sustain that success which eluded predecessors Andy Lopez and Joe Arnold.
UF exceeds early goals, disproves critics by reaching CWS championship
The longest season in UF history went by in a flash. On November 24, 2004, when the team was wrapping up fall workouts, Jeff Corsaletti predicted as much.
UF hopes to build upon year of firsts
At the conclusion of the 2004 College World Series, Texas wasn't around for the presentation of the second-place trophy after losing to Cal State Fullerton.
UF's Walsh, Lee make good impressions
Florida guard Matt Walsh got a haircut. Those signature long curls, the ones that made him an icon in Gainesville for the past three years, have been left behind.
Lee improves draft status
With more than a half century of NBA experience under his belt, Marty Blake sounds pretty confident when it comes to his profession.
Draft signifies changes in SEC East
Since the Southeastern Conference split into a two-division format in 1992, the East Division basketball race has been summed up in two words.
Spring sports over, kickoff draws nearer
There isn't anything left on the sports calendar to distract a college football fan. The College World Series is over, every other spring sport is in the books. From now until September, the pace quickens as we draw nearer to kickoff.