Posts Tagged Florida

FAU naming field for Howard Schnellenberger

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Howard Schnellenberger fought to get Florida Atlantic a football stadium.

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Stanton single in 10th sends Marlins over Rangers

Texas Rangers starting pitcher Miles Mikolas right, kicks the mound as Miami Marlins' Marcell Ozuna, left, rounds third base after hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning during a baseball game, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning and the Miami Marlins beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night for their third straight win.

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USF looking to turn around fortunes under Taggart

In this Oct. 5, 2013, file photo, South Florida head coach Willie Taggart celebrates with fans after the team defeated Cincinnati during an NCAA college football game in Tampa, Fla. Now that Chris Petersen has left Boise State for Washington, college football needs another coach from outside the so-called Big 5 conferences that will have his name come up for almost every big job. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Turning around South Florida’s struggling football program is proving every bit the challenge Willie Taggart suspected it to be.

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Jaguars QB Bortles making strides in backup role

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — There are plenty of signs that Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles is making steady strides as a rookie.

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Florida State WR Christian Green would start today

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said senior Christian Green would start opposite senior receiver Rashad Greene if the season were to begin today.

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