Found May 14, 2012 on The Bull Gator:
The Florida Gators continued their faster than usual pace through the 2013 football recruiting cycle. Historically an equal player throughout the entire cycle, Florida has slightly changed gears under head coach Will Muschamp who has brought with him a philosophy of filling the class early. On Monday, Columbus, GA (Carver) wide receiver Marqui Hawkins became the latest member of the 2013 class and the 16th total commitment for the Gators despite it only being May. At 6’2″, 190 pounds, Hawkins has good size for a receiver, but has also been mentioned as a prospect at defensive back. Currently listed as a WR, Hawkins is rated No. 100 at his position by 247Sports and No. 42 by Rivals. He becomes the third wide receiver in the class thus far. Hawkins joins Rodney Adams and Ahmad Fulwood at a position desperately in need of depth. The Gators are looking for size at the position and all three currently fit that bill with each commitment being 6’1″ or taller. Hawkins’ commitment to Florida...

2013 Football Recruiting: Alvin Bailey Rethinks Interest In Florida Gators After Not Receiving Offer

One day after the Florida Gators added wide receiver Marqui Hawkins to their 2013 recruiting class, another pass catcher said his interest in the orange and blue is waning. Seffner, FL (Armwood) WR Alvin Bailey would have committed to Florida at one time, but now he’s not nearly as sure. Without an offer from the Gators, Bailey seems close to eliminating them from his list of possibilities...

Florida No. 3 In USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Coaches’ Baseball Poll; Gators Rise Two Spots

The Florida Gators’ baseball team rose two spots in the USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Coaches’ Baseball Poll after a 3-1 week. The Gators three wins were all unnervingly close, but enough to help the rise in the poll. The two programs higher than 38-14 Florida in the top 25 are the 40-10 Florida State Seminoles and 38-13 South Carolina Gamecocks. Interestingly enough – and a little...

The Simpsons dropped two Florida Gator references last night

Via @MikeEfffThe Simpsons dropped two Florida Gators references last night and we are here to give you the video in case you forgot to DVR the show.S-E-C! S-E-C! S-E-C!

NBA Draft: Lengthy question surrounds Beal

Editors note: This is the fourth in a series examining top prospects in the NBA Draft. Profiles are based on conversations with NBA general managers and scouts. Perhaps no player will help or hurt his draft stock at the Chicago combine and during individual workouts than Bradley Beal. Right now, scouts have Beal being selected anywhere from third to seventh in the draft. They love...

2013 Football Recruiting Report: Caleb Brantley – Defensive Tackle – Crescent City, FL

Crescent City, FL (Crescent City) defensive tackle Caleb Brantley was the second member of the Florida Gators’ 2013 recruiting class behind only Winter Haven, FL (Winter Haven) running back Adam Lane. While confident in his decision at the time, recent events have led to numerous questions over the level of his commitment. A big body with speed for his size, the Gators are looking...

Gators Grab Number 16

The Gators 2013 recruiting class grew to 16 on May 14, when 3-star wide receiver/ cornerback Marqui Hawkins committed. The 6’2″, 190-pound Columbus, Georgia product will likely play wide receiver and joins Ahmad Fulwood and Rodney Adams, as the third … Continue reading →

Florida Gator defensive lineman had his 5th run in with the law

Via @MrLrgJack_44Leon Orr is a defensive lineman for the Florida Gator football team and he can be seen on the left peeing on that FSU truck. The most newsworthy thing that he has done, other than this photo, was getting four misdemeanor charges in a 15 month span. Leon Orr was recently cited for driving without a license this Monday which will probably be a violation on his deferred...

Baseball Recap: Samford 12 – Florida 7; Gators Offense Returns, But It’s Not Enough

The No. 3 Florida Gators saw the return of their offense on Tuesday night against the Samford Bulldogs, but it wasn’t enough. Florida (38-15) scored seven runs in the game, but couldn’t overcome Samford’s (34-19) hot start and fell to the Bulldogs 12-7. The Gators would struggle through the first four innings of the game, not recording a single hit. By the time their bats started...

Baseball Recap: Florida Gators Win Series Over Mississippi State Bulldogs

The No. 5 Florida Gators baseball team only scored six runs over their three-game weekend series with the Mississippi State Bulldogs, but they were enough to propel the Gators to two victories to take the series. It’s not often that you score six runs in three games and outscore your opponent, but that’s just what happened as Florida’s six beat out Mississippi State’s four...

Florida Taps into Carver Pipeline for Hawkins

The Florida Gators went into one of the most talent rich schools in the southeast and came away with a prospect that has been high on their board for quite some time. Columbus (GA) Carver athlete Marqui Hawkins tells Jason Higdon he will be a Gator and committed to Will Muschamp and staff on Monday.
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