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Florida WR/CB signee Justin Watkins arrested: Watkins allegedly shattered a woman's cell phone after an argument and repeatedly kicked her car. The incident concluded at an Ocala high school which Watkins does not attend and he was subsequently arrested for trespassing. A UF spokesperson indicated Dan Mullen is aware of the situation and collecting information. Watkins was released from jail early Thursday morning after posting a $500 bond. (Edgar Thompson, Orlando Sentinel; Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun; Corey Knapp, SEC Country)
Gator softball advances in SEC tournament: Florida bested Alabama, 5-2, in Thursday night’s quarterfinal round. The Gators produced their seventh come from behind victory of the season following a pair of home runs by Amanda Lorenz and Aleshia Ocasio. Florida faces Tennessee this evening in the semifinals. (Herb Brooks, Florida Gators)
Another perspective on QB Joe Burrow: What the Gators may be getting into if (and that could be a significant if) Florida pursues the Ohio State transfer. (David Wunderlich, Gator Country)
He reminds me a lot of Trask, only a little faster and with a lesser arm. Is that worth giving up a scholarship for in the upcoming class? I dunno. It's not a slam-dunk, anyway, which would make some sense in UF not pouncing on him immediately because of the scholarship crunch.— David Wunderlich (@Year2) May 10, 2018
Dan Mullen on No. 1 jersey: Florida’s head coach notes that No. 1 should be worn by a special player, and that possibly no one will don it this season. No Gator has worn No. 1 since Vernon Hargreaves in the 2015-16 season. (Jordan McPherson, Miami Herald)
Gators expect Cece Jefferson to be ready for fall camp: Jefferson reportedly underwent shoulder surgery. (Thomas Goldkamp, 247Sports)
slow down, you haven’t even beaten us since 2015 https://t.co/6nFIo1KYJH— Anchor of Gold (@anchorofgold) May 10, 2018
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