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Gator Athletics: Let the Good Times Roll

If you are Texas, 2005 was a good year. You just won the National Baseball title, then had the fortune of winning the top spot in Football. How often does that happen?

We don't have the multi national titles in same year, but the University of Florida Athletic programs is surely at a high level. With Meyer, Donavan you are talking about two class coaches in the premier sports that are winning in the living rooms and are making their mark on the court / field.  

The Gators are on a roll.No. 1 in football recruiting.No. 1 in baseball.No. 1 in men's tennis.And in a position to make a move on No. 1 in several other programs, including women's tennis (No. 2), men's golf (No. 4), men's and women's swimming and diving (both at No. 4) and gymnastics (No. 5).
Then, of course, there is Billy Donovan's sophomore-dominated basketball team. Despite a loss to South Carolina on Wednesday night that ended the Gators' 20-game home winning streak, UF is 21-3 on the season, ranked No. 7 in the nation and one of the biggest stories in college basketball this winter.
"It's a good time to be a Gator," said Larry Martin, a Bull Gator from Ocala. "I'm tickled to death to be a Gator right now. I'm sure there are a lot of alumni who feel the same way."