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Decision time: Waisome picks UF, Wilder to FSU

August 18, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Two of the country’s top high school seniors announced their respective college choices on Wednesday, both deciding to attend a respective university that will put them in direct competition with each other....

WR Pittman becomes Gators first 2012 commit

August 17, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
As the Florida Gators await the official announcements of 2011 five-star running back recruit James Wilder, Jr. (Tampa, FL) and four-star cornerback Nick Waisome (Groveland, FL) – both set to come on...

Aug. 18 next important day in Gators recruiting?

August 10, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
The Florida Gators have experienced some memorable moments in recruiting recently. During a one-week span from Dec. 13-19, 2005, when five-star quarterback Tim Tebow and five-star wide receiver Percy Harvin verbally committed,...

Wrapping up Florida’s Friday Night Lights camp

July 24, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Mixing pop and circumstance with football drills and relationship building, the Florida Gators use their annual Friday Night Lights camp at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium as both a recruiting tool and means...

SIX BITS: Wilder, Smith, Harvin, Ingram, Heat, golf

July 18, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » Though he did not commit to the team as was rumored late last week due to a falsified e-mail, five-star athlete James Wilder, Jr. (Tampa, FL) does have a leader:...

TWO BITS: Dorial Green, The Open Championship

July 16, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
1 » While some in the media fawned over the false commitment story surrounding five-star 2011 athlete James Wilder, Jr. (Tampa, FL) on Thursday, the Florida Gators have been setting their sights...

Going camping: Top recruits visit Florida in June

June 28, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Over the last two weeks, plenty has been going on with the Florida Gators as far as recruiting for the 2011 season is concerned. Since June 10, the Gators have received in...

Florida commits ranked as 2011 ratings released

June 3, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
While some programs are racking up 2011 commitments early, the Florida Gators are taking a more concerted approach, sporting a foursome of four-star players set to join the team next season. ESPNU...

Florida football’s five positions of need for 2010

March 24, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
With the Florida Gators’ first Junior Day of the 2011 session in the books and recruiting for the next term already underway, OGGOA recruiting contributor Zach Abolverdi takes a look at what...

Twenty recruits the Gators are eyeing for 2011

February 10, 2010 | By Adam Silverstein
Recruiting contributor Zach Abolverdi in his first submission to OGGOA… Now that football recruiting for the 2010 term is in the books and Florida Gators head coach Urban Meyer has assembled one...