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  1. University of Florida linebacker stops sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a bar. Cristian Garcia told First Coast News he was taking out the trash Thursday morning from the bar where he works security when he noticed a couple having sex.

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  2. Monday Mail: Gators, cats threaten America todayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Friends, you don't have to watch an entire Republican convention to know that we face multiple threats from all directions today, but perhaps the greatest of these is the alligator. Once content to star in roadside attractions along Florida highways, the alligator is everywhere today, in ponds, canals, golf courses, creeks, University of Florida memorabilia, etc.

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  3. Cristian GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a bar. Cristian Garcia told First Coast News he was taking out the trash Thursday morning from the bar where he works security when he noticed a couple having sex.

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  4. Police: Gators linebacker helped stop rape outside Gainesville barRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a bar. Cristian Garcia told First Coast News he was taking out the trash Thursday morning from the bar where he works security when he noticed a couple having sex.

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  5. University of Florida Linebacker Puts an End to Alleged Rape of Unconscious WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Police say a University of Florida football player came to the aid of a young woman who was being raped outside of a bar. Cristian Garcia, who works as a security guard at the bar, told WTLV-TV he was taking out the trash Thursday morning when he saw a couple having sex.

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  6. Florida Gators Player Helped Stop Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Gamedayr.com

    A University of Florida football player is now a hero after saving a young woman from getting raped behind a popular Gainesville restaurant. Gators junior linebacker, Cristian Garcia, was working security at 101 Cantina early Thursday morning when he and his co-worker saw the assault about to take place behind the bar's dumpster.

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  7. UF football player Cristian Garcia saved teen from rape at barRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New York Daily News

    A heroic University of Florida football player helped save an incapacitated teen from an alleged sexual assault behind a bar's dumpster, a rescue that may have led cops to a serial sex offender. Cristian Garcia, a linebacker for the UF football team, witnessed the alleged attack about 2 a.m. Thursday when he was taking out the trash at the Gainesville, Fla., bar 101 Cantina, where he works security.

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  8. Talented recruits show off for Florida Gators in Friday Night Lights showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Alligator Army

    Florida held its annual Friday Night Lights event on, er, Friday, inviting waves of talented players to Gainesville, and into the Gators' new indoor practice facility and The Swamp. Recruits from all over - as far away as New Hampshire - came to participate in drills, meet with coaches, and check out Florida's facilities.

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  9. Florida football recruiting: Linebacker James Houston commits at Friday Night LightsRead the original story

    Friday | Alligator Army

    No position on Florida's roster is more bereft of proven depth entering the 2016 season than linebacker, with only cornerback coming even plausibly close. So it makes sense for the Gators to load up on LBs, something they continued to do on Friday night, with the commitment of American Heritage linebacker James Houston, a rising senior, at their Friday Night Lights camp.

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  10. Gators LB Cristian Garcia helps stop sexual assault behind barRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | ABC News

    A University of Florida football player assisted in stopping a rape that was happening behind a Gainesville restaurant early Thursday morning, according to police reports. Cristian Garcia , a junior linebacker for the Florida Gators who played in one game last season, said he was working security at 101 Cantina when he and his co-worker saw the rapist and the woman behind the bar's Dumpster.

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  11. Roadtrippin' - Orlando to Charleston, Asheville, Athens and GainesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alligator Army

    In an effort to escape the heat in Central Florida my wife and I headed out of town with Asheville, NC as our destination. Along the way up we stopped overnight in Charleston, and on the way back we hit Athens and Gainesville.

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  12. Florida walk-on Cristian Garcia helps break up a sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alligator Army

    Florida walk-on linebacker Cristian Garcia helped break up a sexual assault of an incapacitated woman outside a Gainesville bar early Thursday morning, according to a police report. Garcia, a walk-on linebacker who forced a fumble in Florida's spring game and works at 101 Cantina, popular bar in Gainesville's Midtown strip of bars and restaurants, came across 34-year-old Christopher Shaw assaulting an intoxicated woman behind a dumpster around 2:20 a.m. on Thursday.

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  13. Chomping at Bits: Florida holding annual Friday Night Lights recruiting event tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Alligator Army

    Chomping at Bits comes stocked with the best Florida Gators links and news we can find, and some other stuff. Got a link you think we should check out? Email us at [email protected] , subject line CAB, or find us on Twitter at @AlligatorArmy or on Facebook at Facebook.com/AlligatorArmy .

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  14. Chomping at Bits: Treon Harris moving to wide receiver for GatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Alligator Army

    Chomping at Bits comes stocked with the best Florida Gators links and news we can find, and some other stuff. Got a link you think we should check out? Email us at [email protected] , subject line CAB, or find us on Twitter at @AlligatorArmy or on Facebook at Facebook.com/AlligatorArmy .

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  15. Previewing Florida's positions: Reasons for hope on the offensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Alligator Army

    Florida's offensive line was close to a disaster in 2015. With just one returning starter and a mish-mash of players ranging from true freshmen to FCS transfers figuring prominently on the line, the Gators allowed 45 sacks, most in the nation, and mustered a pitiful 3.48 yards per carry, good for 119th nationally and worst by a Florida team since 1992 1 .

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  16. Chomping at Bits: Jim McElwain on arrested Gators Tyrie Cleveland and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Alligator Army

    Chomping at Bits comes stocked with the best Florida Gators links and news we can find, and some other stuff. Got a link you think we should check out? Email us at [email protected] , subject line CAB, or find us on Twitter at @AlligatorArmy or on Facebook at Facebook.com/AlligatorArmy .

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  17. Wilmington will have its first-ever OlympianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Free Press

    Wilmington native Kelly Murphy has had a life filled with volleyball accolades, but her best may still be yet to come. Murphy has a chance to earn a gold medal as she was recently selected to represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

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  18. Chomping at Bits: Florida's Jalen Tabor making media rounds in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Alligator Army

    Chomping at Bits comes stocked with the best Florida Gators links and news we can find, and some other stuff. Got a link you think we should check out? Email us at [email protected] , subject line CAB, or find us on Twitter at @AlligatorArmy or on Facebook at Facebook.com/AlligatorArmy .

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  19. Kentucky's non-conference schedule has highlights, lacks depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | MSNBC

    Kentucky announced their non-conference schedule on Monday afternoon, and there are four - maybe five - games that are going to have the potential to be instant classics. The Wildcats get Michigan State in New York for the Champions Classic on the fourth day of the season, which is typically the best night of basketball during the first two months of the season.

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  20. Bryan Gillooly Named To University of Florida's Diving Coaching StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. - As the newest addition to the Florida swimming & diving coaching staff, Bryan Gillooly will join the program this fall, head coach Gregg Troy announced Gillooly remains in the Sunshine State with his new position with the Gators.

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