GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Florida's Jeff Demps has been awarded the inaugural CPSDA (Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association) Athlete of the Year. Demps played a major role as a running back on the gators' football team and as a sprinter on the track team to earn the honor.
May 22, 2012
After deciding not to pursue a professional football career, Jeff Demps has picked up right where he left off on the track. The senior sprinter was named the SEC Co-Men's Runner of the Week for his performance at the 85th Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays over the weekend.
April 3, 2012
Jeff Demps is still on target to make his track debut at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet February 3-4. He's rebuilding stamina and focusing on getting back into track shape to prepare. He isn't the only member of the football team focused on track, as freshman fullback Hunter Joyer is getting in shape for the shot put.
January 25, 2012
Florida running back Jeff Demps has played his last football game. The South Lake High School product turned down the money he could've made for running track out of high school and again before his senior season at Florida. After completing his eligibility in Gainesville, Demps will turn his focus to the track.
January 12, 2012