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Georgia Tech returns blocked FG 78 yards to beat Florida St.

[embedded content] ATLANTA (AP) — Lance Austin returned a blocked field goal 78 yards for a touchdown on the final play of the game, giving Georgia Tech a stunning 22-16 upset of No. 9 Florida State on Saturday night. Roberto Aguayo, one of the most accurate kickers in the country, attempted a 56-yard field goal to win the game for ...

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Florida death row inmate asks for electrocution

Florida Department of Corrections This three-legged oak electric chair, which has been dubbed “Ol’ Sparky,” could be used for the first time if Florida death row inmate Wayne Doty gets his wish to die by the electric chair. A Florida death row inmate asked to die by electrocution because it would bring “peace to the victim’s family as well as ...

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No. 3 Virginia tops Florida State 58-44 in ACC quarterfinals

Virginia’s Darion Atkins (5) goes up to dunk against Florida State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, March 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone) By JOEDY McCREARY, AP Sports Writer GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Mike Tobey scored 11 points and No. 3 Virginia held ...

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Mega Millions nets Florida ticket-holder $2M, jackpot to $136M

Gabrielle LevyATLANTA, Oct. 6 (UPI) — One lucky Florida ticket holder has won $ 2 million following Sunday’s Mega Millions drawing, although no one matched all six for the jackpot of $ 120 million. Top News – UPI.com

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5-star QB Will Grier sticking with Florida despite fired OC

One of Florida’s 15 commits has re-affirmed his pledge to the program. Florida’s dismissal of offensive coordinator Brent Pease may have an effect on some recruits, but five-star quarterback Will Grier is not one of them. Grier’s father gave a statement to Luke Stampini of 247sports, saying the Gator commit will not change his mind on his collegiate destination. “We … have ...

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