University of Florida NCAA Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Chicago Bears snag free agent DL Jaye HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | UPI

    The free agent defensive end/tackle has played 45 games and made 28 starts for the Seattle Seahawks and Kansas City Chiefs . Howard entered the NFL in 2012 after the Seattle Seahawks swiped him in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft.

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  2. US colleges send warm welcome overseas amid dip in interestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Many U.S. colleges and universities, seeing declining numbers of applications from overseas, are trying to reassure potential international students they will be welcome on campus despite what they see in the news. Schools are ramping up marketing efforts geared toward foreign students to combat growing fears that President Donald Trump's stance on immigration reflects a United States that is becoming less welcoming to foreigners.

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  3. Bears sign DL Jaye HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Chicago Bears

    The Bears have signed free agent DL Jaye Howard to a 1-year contract. Howard is a 5-year NFL veteran who has played in 45 career games with 28 starts.

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  4. Chomping at Bits: Florida softball falls in extra innings at Florida StateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | 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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  5. You are welcome here, US colleges assure overseas studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    On a trip to India, the president of Portland State University reassured prospective students they'd be safe on his campus. Purdue University sent overseas applicants a note from two mayors touting Indiana's "friendly smiles" and hospitality.

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  6. U.S. colleges try to woo skittish overseas studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | York Dispatch

    Some students have said Trump's "America first" rhetoric and his proposal to ban immigration from six majority-Muslim nations have given them pause. U.S. colleges try to woo skittish overseas students Some students have said Trump's "America first" rhetoric and his proposal to ban immigration from six majority-Muslim nations have given them pause.

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  7. Chomping at Bits: Watch Florida kicker Eddy Pineiro hit an 81-yard field goalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | 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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  8. US colleges assure overseas students: You are welcome hereRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    On a trip to India, the president of Portland State University reassured prospective students they'd be safe on his campus. Purdue University sent overseas applicants a note from two mayors touting Indiana's "friendly smiles" and hospitality.

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  9. Patriots: Is Mike Gillislee the new lead running back?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The running back spent four years at the University of Florida and served as a backup before getting his chance to be a full-time starter. After he was drafted by Miami in the fifth round in 2013, Gillislee once again found himself buried on a depth chart.

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  10. Mike Gillislee was surprised to learn of New England Patriots'...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | MassLive.com

    Mike Gillislee, who a year ago in Buffalo compiled a prolific season as a backup, was free to negotiate with and visit all NFL teams beginning March 9. To sign Gillislee, a restricted free agent, a team would have needed to surrender a fifth-round pick. And as March turned into April, and as another week passed, Gillislee was resigned to the fact that this would not happen.

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  11. New Patriots RB Mike Gillislee: 'I ended up with the best'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Gillislee played for two seasons at Florida under coach Urban Meyer, who shares a long relationship and a lot of the same values as Patriots coach Bill Belichick. So when the former Buffalo Bills back started meeting with Belichick and the other coaches before and after he signed an offer sheet that ultimately landed him in New England last week, nothing really surprised him.

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  12. Lions fan who wants to know more about Jarrad Davis and Teez TaborRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Alligator Army

    Hey guys! So as the title explains, I am a Detroit Lions fan and as an amateur journalist/broadcaster, I am doing some research into the Lions draft picks from the fans of the team they were drafted from.

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  13. 2017 NBA Draft: SEC coaches await final draft decisions for key playersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Team Speed Kills

    A rule change a few years ago gave college underclassmen the option of declaring for the NBA Draft, going through the process, and returning to school so long as they do not sign with an agent. That's created an awkward situation for college teams and coaches.

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  14. Five predictions for the next five years of Florida Gators footballRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Alligator Army

    You may note, throughout the SB Nation network, that this Monday is marked by looking forward to the future. The SB Nation homepage is sporting a fresh look to rival those of The Verge , Vox , and Polygon , and all of the hundreds of SB Nation sites now have new, slightly spiffier logos with fonts that match the SB Nation standard font.

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  15. Which college teams have been most helped or most hurt by NBA Draft decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | CBS Sports

    It's been just over three weeks since college basketball's season ended. The biggest news in the sport, for the most part over the past 20 days, has been the litany of NBA Draft decisions.

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  16. Ex-LSU basketball player Antonio Blakeney hires agent; Craig Victor adds name to NBA draft listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Advocate

    LSU guard Antonio Blakeney gets past Southern Mississippi forward Eddie Davis III and Southern Mississippi guard Quinton Campbell to sink the basket in the Tigers 78-61 win over the Golden Eagles, Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La. LSU guard Antonio Blakeney goes up for the layup past Auburn center Austin Wiley on his way to the basket, Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, La.

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  17. AAU Releases Report of Universities' Efforts to Combat Sexual MisconductRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | University of Florida News

    The University of Florida, in concert with most of the 61 leading research universities that comprise the Association of American Universities , has implemented strategies to prevent and respond to sexual assault and sexual misconduct on campuses. These steps were detailed in a report issued today by the AAU, as a follow up to its Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct.

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  18. Prospect Spotlight: Jacob CopelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Alligator Army

    Florida already has a deep wide receiving core, but they will look to strengthen the corps even further in the class of 2018. One of their top targets is Jacob Copeland , so let me tell you more about him.

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  19. Spartans' McDowell could be answer for Vikings at defensive tackleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Michigan State defensive tackle Malik McDowell has an abundance of talent and might even fall to the Vikings in the second round, but will the team take a chance on him? McDowell, a top defensive lineman whom the Vikings met with ahead of this week's NFL draft, was a junior in high school when his former Detroit Loyola coach, John Callahan, recalled him heaving nearly 300 pounds in a power clean to please a few recruiters - Ohio State's Meyer included. There's no questioning the 6-foot-6, 295-pound McDowell's talent.

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  20. Florida Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.8 PercentRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    But Illinois' unemployment rate is still higher than the national unemployment rate for March, which dropped to 4.5 percent. Massachusetts' unemployment rate crept upward in March to 3.6 percent, from 3.4 percent in February, according to the latest monthly jobs report from the state Office of Labor and Workforce Development.

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