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  1. Chipley downs Paxton 65-38 in state championship gameRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | De Funiak Springs Herald-Breeze

    By REID TUCKER Paxton and Chipley, two schools separated by a mere 60-odd miles of interstate driving, clashed seven hours away in Lakeland with the Class A state basketball championship on the line. The Tigers' eventual, convincing 65-38 win meant the program's third state title in five years and their second in a row.

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  2. Hurricanes rebound past Virginia Tech in ACC quarters, Virginia nextRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Miami's Angel Rodriguez puts up a shot against Virginia Tech's Zach LeDay during the first half in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament at the Verizon Center in Washington on Thursday, March 10, 2016. ORG XMIT: 1181858 Miami's Angel Rodriguez puts up a shot against Virginia Tech's Zach LeDay during the first half in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament at the Verizon Center in Washington on Thursday, March 10, 2016.

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  3. Gibbs nabs summer basketball titleRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Gibbs opened play in the TASCO boys basketball league two months ago with a 10-point loss to St. Petersburg. Since then, the Gladiators went undefeated, setting up a rematch with the Green Devils in Monday's championship game at Fossil Park.

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  4. Ribault girls hoops team earns spot in national tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Eleven-time state champion Ribault accepted an invitation to play in the Dick's Sporting Goods High School Nationals in New York next month. The Trojans , who won the Class 5A state championship last month in a rout, will face Seton Catholic on April 1 at 1 p.m. in the national semifinals.

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  5. High school notes: Honors for BK's Carlyle, Bolles' CandelinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bishop Kenny basketball star Christian Carlyle is in the running for the state's Mr. Basketball award after earning classification player of the year honors on Monday. Carlyle was voted the Florida Dairy Farmers Class 5A top player by a wide margin and now enters balloting for the state's Mr. Basketball honor.

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  6. Meet the stars of the FGCU men's basketball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | NBC2 News

    The Florida Gulf Coast men's basketball team won the Atlantic Sun championship Sunday night at a jam-packed Alico Arena - which punched an automatic ticket to the NCAA Tournament. 6'8" Redshirt Junior Forward - Born in Haiti, Norelia is FGCU's go-to player this year.

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  7. Cowgirls bring in honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Marcus Hawkins awarded Coach of the Year In addition to being the coach of the 2016 Class 1A girl's Basketball State Champs, Madison County High School Cowgirls' Head Coach Marcus Hawkins has been declared as the Dairy Farmers 1A Coach of the Year as well as the Florida Athletic Coaches Association's District 3 1A COY.

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  8. Basketball: Former Boca Ciega standout Latavia Dempsey signs with Valur club in IcelandRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Former Boca Ciega and Florida Atlantic basketball player Latavia Dempsey has signed a professional contract with Valur Club in Reykjavik, Iceland. Dempsey was a second-team all state selection in 2009 as a senior at Boca Ciega.

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  9. Florida vs. Missouri, Game Thread: What do the Gators have left to show?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Alligator Army

    Florida's trip to SEC cellar-dweller Missouri comes in the last week of the regular season, a year and two weeks or so after the Gators last traveled to Columbia to take on what seemed like an overmatched pack of Tigers. Florida lost that game, though.

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  10. Florida 82, Missouri 72: Gators cruise past Tigers in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Alligator Army

    It hasn't been very easy for Florida this year, and especially over the last month of a season that has slipped from the Gators' grip. At Missouri on a Saturday night, with the Tigers playing their last game of the 2015-16 season? Dorian Finney-Smith had 20 points and seven rebounds and Chris Chiozza bounced back from a flailing fortnight and change to put up 17 points and eight assists as Florida handled Missouri, 82-72, ending the season of the SEC's last-place team.

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  11. Blanche Ely High School Overflowing With Tradition and PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | NBC Miami

    Blanche Ely High School oozes tradition and pride, from a gym that looks like the set of the movie "Hoosiers," to its back-to-back state championship basketball team, to its superior-rated jazz band, to the distinction of having one of Broward County's first-ever magnet programs. When your school dates back to 1952, it's an understatement to say it has tradition.

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  12. Kentucky erases early deficit, races past GatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Kentucky's speedy guard tandem of Makayla Epps and Janee Thompson were too much for the Florida Gators to handle. Epps scored 22 points and Thompson added 19 after going scoreless in the first quarter to lead the Wildcats to a 92-69 victory over UF in an SEC Women's Basketball Tournament quarterfinal game on Friday at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.

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  13. FGCU Eagles one win away from the Big DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | NBC2 News

    An elderly male usher has been struck by a batted ball from Hanley Ramirez, prompting the Boston Red Sox to halt batting practice at spring training. An elderly male usher has been struck by a batted ball from Hanley Ramirez, prompting the Boston Red Sox to halt batting practice at spring training.

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  14. STRINGER: Locals discuss Steph Curry and his rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    What once was popular opinion is now undisputed fact, his 32-footer game-winner against Oklahoma City last Saturday affirming that re-ality.

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  15. High school notebook: Miscommunication leads to forfeits for Potter's House girls hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Potter's House girls basketball team had to forfeit two games from last week's runner-up finish at the National Association of Christian Athletes tournament for using a player who attends Bartram Trail. NACA executive director Dave Sekura said in an email to the Times-Union that the incident has "become bigger than it needs to be."

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  16. Northwest Florida gets heartstopping win over Central Florida in State openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The Northwest Florida mens basketball team has one down and two go go at the Region 8 or Juco State Tournament in Ocala. The Raiders survived a thrilling back and forth game with host team Central Florida, winning their quarterfinal 84-82 Wednesday afternoon.

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  17. Largo's fairy tale season ends one win short of state titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Largo's Dakarai Allen drives to the basket during the Class 6A region final basketball game Feb. 19 at Seminole High School. LAKELAND - Largo High's boys basketball team may not have brought home a state championship, but it did do something no other Largo team has done.

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  18. Gibbs nabs summer basketball titleRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Gibbs opened play in the TASCO boys basketball league two months ago with a 10-point loss to St. Petersburg. Since then, the Gladiators went undefeated, setting up a rematch with the Green Devils in Monday's championship game at Fossil Park.

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  19. FIU's big three deliver in win over FAURead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Beacon

    It wasn't quite a rivalry renewed, but the University's men's basketball team outlasted Florida Atlantic University in a 71-63 victory on Saturday, Feb. 27, to snap their two-game losing streak. The Owls cut the Panthers' 19-point lead down to six with less than a minute left, but FIU was able to stay ahead thanks to big games from senior forward Daviyon Draper , junior guard Donte McGill and senior Adrian Diaz .

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  20. All-star game Thursday at Tampa PrepRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Tampa Bay Online

    The Tampa Bay Coaches Association all-star boys basketball game will be held Thursday at Tampa Prep at 7 p.m. Thomas Dziagwa, who helped lead Tampa Catholic to a Class 4A state semifinal appearance, will play for the East squad.

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