Found March 25, 2013 on
I am sure when ESPN went live to the Florida Gulf Coast Pep Rally, they didn’t expect a “F*ck the Gators” chant to start, but it is live TV, anything can happen. They should have invested in a seven second delay.
Check out the old man asking his wife what they are chanting half way through the video. Need to get that hearing aid fixed Old Timer.
I am sure the Gators are chomping at the bit, no pun intended to take down Dunk City.
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FGCU is off to the Sweet 16 to face the might home-state Florida Gators. Eagles fans have a message for the Gators: "We are coming for you."
The Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles are one of the hottest stories in recent years and are enjoying their record setting run into the Sweet Sixteen in this year’s NCAA Tournament. The Eagles coach Andy Enfield has grabbed the media’s attention, conducting multiple interviews after their win last night and sharing stories on the national stage about dating his model wife...
When you make history like the boys from Florida Gulf Coast University have it is understandable that the fan base get a little cocky and maybe even arrogant. The national attention has to be pretty cool, although I would question making the school too popular; that awesome beach might have a few too many dudes on it next semester...
Anyway...the fans were out in full force...
AUSTIN, Texas The Gators need Mike Rosario if they are going to reach the Final Four and have a shot at a national championship.
But they need the good Rosario, not the bad Rosario that sometimes drifts into his own world and causes Florida coach Billy Donovan to wonder if he is dealing with an imposter in a No. 3 jersey.
"There's times where he can be a little carefree...
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles are the sweethearts of the NCAA Tournament, as they have made it to the Sweet 16, marking the first time that a No. 15 seed has ever reached this point in the dance. However, the team for the Atlantic Sun champs is going to be coming to a close this week against the No. 3 Florida Gators, one of the favorites to win March Madness.
Let ‘em dance. Let ‘em sing. To quote those Archer voiced Coke Zero commercials, let em ‘Enjoy Everything.‘
Because in a world where irrelevance is the norm, FGCU should treasure every moment they’re allotted center stage.
They’re the biggest story in the sport’s most explosive time of year; They have made fans from all of over the world of high flyers...
photo via NYTimes.com
Before Florida Gulf Coast University shocked us all by beating the University of Georgetown, if someone would’ve mentioned FGCU, our collective response would’ve been, “FGCU who?” Yet, when the Eagles knocked out the Hoyas by playing shutdown defense, going on large runs, and high flying dunks, they earned the attention of a nation; only to follow...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Mike Rosario scored 25 points and Florida used an overpowering first half to roll past Minnesota and into the NCAA tournament round of 16 for third consecutive year with a 78-64 win Sunday in the South Regional.
The No. 3 seed Gators (28-7) shot a blistering 65 percent in the first half and led by 21 by halftime. The win earns Florida a return trip to the Lone...
Seniors Mike Rosario and Erik Murphy outscored the entire Minnesota team at halftime. The game changed quickly in the second half, but the barrage of points the two laid out on the line allowed Florida to leave with a convincing victory over Big-10 stalwart Minnesota. The two talked a great deal with the media following the 78-64 victory that propelled them into the Sweet-16.
After knocking off #2 seed Georgetown 78-68 on Friday, the Eagles of Florida Gulf Coast University just beat seventh seeded San Diego State (81-71) to become the first #15 seed in the history of the NCAA Tournament to reach the Sweet Sixteen. FGCU has only been in existence for 16 years, and moved up to Division 1 just two seasons ago. When they take on the Florida Gators in...