FLORIDA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FLORIDA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Driver in deadly Fla. day care crash in custody http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57804340-200/care-corchado-crash-lily.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57804340-200/care-corchado-crash-lily.html.csp">Driver in deadly Fla. day care crash in custody</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PATRICK PETERSON and MATT SEDENSKY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T19:29:27.036-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 07:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Winter Park, Fla. • A manhunt across Florida ended Thursday with the surrender of a driver blamed in a deadly crash at a day care that injured 14 and killed a 4-year-old girl who was sitting in a classroom awaiting her afternoon snack. Robert Alex Corchado turned himself in and was charged with leaving the scene of a deadly accident almost precisely 24 hours after the KinderCare facility in Winter Park was torn open in the wreck. He was being held on $100,000 bond, said the Orange County Correct...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57804340@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:29:27 MDT Jeb Bush remarks expose GOP’s immigration problem http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57804164-68/bush-immigration-party-gop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57804164-68/bush-immigration-party-gop.html.csp">Jeb Bush remarks expose GOP’s immigration problem</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL J. MISHAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T19:48:31.241-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 07:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • With three little words, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush set off a fury this week that served as a potent reminder of how difficult the immigration issue remains for his possible presidential ambitions and the Republican Party. An early GOP establishment favorite, Bush has long urged his fellow Republicans to show more compassion for those who enter the country illegally. But when he described illegal immigration in an interview as an “act of love” by people hoping to provide for their fam...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578041642014-04-10T19:48:31.241-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T19:48:31.241-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57804164@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:48:31 MDT NHL: Utah native Trevor Lewis agreees to two-year extension with L.A. Kings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57793271-77/kings-games-angeles-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57793271-77/kings-games-angeles-columbus.html.csp">NHL: Utah native Trevor Lewis agreees to two-year extension with L.A. Kings</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T21:44:21.323-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">El Segundo, Calif. • Forward Trevor Lewis has agreed to a two-year, $3.05 million contract extension with the Los Angeles Kings. The Kings announced the deal Tuesday. The 27-year-old Lewis has been a valuable depth forward for the Kings for the past four seasons. He won a Stanley Cup title with Los Angeles in 2012, scoring nine points in 20 games during the Kings’ postseason run. The former first-round pick from Salt Lake City has a career-best six goals and five assists in 70 games for the Kin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577932712014-04-09T21:44:21.323-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T21:44:21.323-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57793271@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:44:21 MDT Utah’s Common Core test is making the state money http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57786273-78/utah-questions-test-bit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57786273-78/utah-questions-test-bit.html.csp">Utah’s Common Core test is making the state money</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T20:27:22.741-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 08:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah is about to reap an unexpected windfall from the questions it wrote for the new SAGE tests being launched this month in Utah schools. Florida agreed late last month to pay rental fees that could amount to $5.4 million for test questions that Utah Office of Education wrote and which Florida desperately needs. Utah Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove told the State Board of Education on Friday that the state education office jumped on the chance of renting out test “items,” a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786273@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:27:22 MDT NCAA Final Four: UConn beats top-seed Florida, 63-53 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57776810-77/florida-huskies-game-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57776810-77/florida-huskies-game-points.html.csp">NCAA Final Four: UConn beats top-seed Florida, 63-53</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jim o’connell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T23:10:38.944-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arlington, Texas • Connecticut didn’t wait for the final buzzer to beat Florida this time. The Huskies, the seventh seed in the East Regional, had an outstanding game on both ends of the court to beat overall No. 1 seed Florida 63-53 on Saturday night. The win ended Florida’s 30-game winning streak, which began after the Huskies beat the Gators 65-64 on Dec. 2 on a buzzer-beating jumper by Shabazz Napier. Napier helped seal this game with about 2 minutes to play when he made two free throws for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577768102014-04-05T23:10:38.944-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T23:10:38.944-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57776810@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 23:10:38 MDT NCAA Final Four: UConn 63, Florida 53 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57780019-77/napier-boatright-daniels-florida.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57780019-77/napier-boatright-daniels-florida.html.csp">NCAA Final Four: UConn 63, Florida 53</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Basketball Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:24.214-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ARLINGTON, Texas • Connecticut will not ride a one-man gang into the national championship game this time. Shabazz Napier is still the leader, but DeAndre Daniels and Ryan Boatright have taken their turns in charge. Daniels carried UConn out of an early funk to finish with 20 points and 10 rebounds, and Boatright gave the Huskies a lift at both ends in a 63-53 victory over Florida in the Final Four Saturday night “I just wanted to step up big time,” Daniels said. He did — and so did Boatright. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577800192014-04-08T17:15:24.214-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T17:15:24.214-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57780019@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:24 MDT Final Four analysis and breakdown http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57775065-77/florida-saturday-tbs-connecticut.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57775065-77/florida-saturday-tbs-connecticut.html.csp">Final Four analysis and breakdown</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T22:58:00.596-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In many ways, this is one of the most anonymous Final Fours in recent years, at least as far as players are concerned. But even without household names, such as Wiggins, or Parker, or Gordon, or Embiid, this could end up being one of the most intriguing Final Fours in history. You have the traditional juggernaut in Kentucky — Big Blue Nation, if you will. You have Wisconsin, the offensively boring team, which has happened to turn into the feel-good story of the NCAA Tournament. There’s UConn, wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57775065@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:58:00 MDT College basketball: Minnesota beats Florida State in overtime to advance to NIT final http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57761868-77/minnesota-smu-nit-beats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57761868-77/minnesota-smu-nit-beats.html.csp">College basketball: Minnesota beats Florida State in overtime to advance to NIT final</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:27:07.372-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Substitute center Maurice Walker made six free throws in overtime and Minnesota held off Florida State 67-64 on Tuesday night to reach the NIT championship game. Austin Hollins and DeAndre Mathieu scored 17 points apiece for the Golden Gophers, who overcame Devon Bookert’s tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation. They will play Thursday night against fellow top seed SMU in a title game that certainly features a New York flavor on the sidelines. Minnesota coach Richard Pitino, of cour...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57761868@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:07 MDT Scottie Wilbekin improves on, off court for Florida http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57760671-77/beat-wilbekin-donovan-lost.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57760671-77/beat-wilbekin-donovan-lost.html.csp">Scottie Wilbekin improves on, off court for Florida</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK LONG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:27:08.108-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gainesville, Fla. • Scottie Wilbekin waved off teammates, ignored signals from the bench and backed down his defender as the final seconds ticked off the clock. Wilbekin pulled up, swished a 3-pointer from well behind the arc and raised his arms triumphantly as he jogged to the locker room for halftime in the South Region final. It was a game-changing shot against Dayton — one that should have surprised no one. Wilbekin has become one of the best closers in college basketball, delivering clutch ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577606712014-04-01T23:27:08.108-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T23:27:08.108-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57760671@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:08 MDT Monson: You and I are clueless about NCAAs ­— and it’s perfect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758811-77/final-monson-florida-brackets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758811-77/final-monson-florida-brackets.html.csp">Monson: You and I are clueless about NCAAs ­— and it’s perfect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:27:08.852-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Almost nobody got this Final Four right. Including you and me. By now, our brackets look like somebody strapped a keg of nitroglycerin to them and heated it up with a blowtorch. And, you know, that’s a beautiful thing. Of the millions of people who filled out brackets on Yahoo Sports, all of 191 nailed Florida, Wisconsin, UConn and Kentucky as the last teams standing. According to ESPN, only 612 brackets of the over 11 million entered in its tournament challenge had those four teams getting to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758811@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:08 MDT Cerabino: School voucher bill is like a zombie that won’t die http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57757366-82/program-florida-private-tax.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57757366-82/program-florida-private-tax.html.csp">Cerabino: School voucher bill is like a zombie that won’t die</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Frank Cerabino</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Cox Newspapers</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T04:34:01.529-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 04:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — I’m not surprised that state legislators are refusing to let a school voucher bill die a well-deserved death this year. The bill, which would radically expand the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship program, seemed to be kaput when it hit a roadblock in the state Senate. But don’t count on it. The dismantling of public education in Florida has been underway for years, and bills that divert public dollars to private hands might suffer temporary setbacks and minor rewrites, but ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57757366@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 04:34:01 MDT Letter: Florida coach sums it up for goals of sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743297-82/florida-baseball-bench-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743297-82/florida-baseball-bench-american.html.csp">Letter: Florida coach sums it up for goals of sports</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T14:23:11.871-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jameis Winston, Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback, is truly a serious American man. After all, he and others on both the Florida State and Florida teams left the baseball bench on March 25, and went out onto the playing field, pushing and shoving to achieve glory (“FSU-Florida bench-clearing baseball brawl,” Fox Sports, March 25). Their aims were admirable. They raised arms to protect women and children from thieves and thugs in the city, to save American homes and lands from foreign attack, t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57743297@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:23:11 MDT NHL: Travis Zajac has hat trick as Devils beat Panthers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755666-77/jersey-florida-goal-devils.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755666-77/jersey-florida-goal-devils.html.csp">NHL: Travis Zajac has hat trick as Devils beat Panthers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T20:39:51.042-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 08:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newark, N.J. • Travis Zajac scored the first of his career-best three goals just 12 seconds in, and the New Jersey Devils held on for a 6-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Monday night after nearly blowing a three-goal lead Zajac opened the barrage against Dan Ellis and then netted his second midway through New Jersey’s three-goal first period. He completed his first NHL hat trick at 9:37 of the third. Jaromir Jagr had a goal and three assists, and Ryane Clowe added a goal and two assists. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577556662014-04-01T20:39:51.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T20:39:51.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57755666@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:39:51 MDT College basketball: Contrast the name of the game at Final Four http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755533-77/final-florida-donovan-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57755533-77/final-florida-donovan-coach.html.csp">College basketball: Contrast the name of the game at Final Four</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:12.481-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florida coach Billy Donovan has his hands full preparing for Shabazz Napier and Connecticut in the Final Four, yet couldn’t help but look across at the other side of the bracket. Kentucky, with its waves of athletic freshmen against defensive and deliberate Wisconsin, yeah, that’s going to be interesting to watch — even for a coach with more pressing things on his mind. “It should be a great game,” Donovan said during a conference call with the Final Four coaches on Monday. “Two, I think in a lo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577555332014-03-31T23:26:12.481-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:12.481-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57755533@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:26:12 MDT March Madness: Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753074-77/final-coach-florida-uconn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753074-77/final-coach-florida-uconn.html.csp">March Madness: Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:13.228-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florida had not been to the Final Four since all those future first-round draft picks were in Gainesville. Wisconsin and coach Bo Ryan had never been. Connecticut wasn’t allowed to play in the NCAA tournament a year ago, and Kentucky supposedly had no shot at getting to North Texas after a midseason swoon. Unlike the past few years, there will be no upstarts or Cinderella in the Final Four. These are the big boys all right, but each one has a big chip on their shoulders. “In down times, what you...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577530742014-03-31T23:26:13.228-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:13.228-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57753074@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:26:13 MDT March Madness: ’You want to skip steps but you can’t’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753065-77/coach-kentucky-uconn-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753065-77/coach-kentucky-uconn-state.html.csp">March Madness: ’You want to skip steps but you can’t’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM LITKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:13.31-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Welcome back to BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. In today’s edition, coach Cal keeps going back to the future, Florida beats Dayton (again!) in some kind of parallel universe, UConn wins but loses face, and tourists enjoy a rare moment of consensus in New York. Without further ado: WE DON’T REBUILD AT KENTUCKY, WE ... ACTUALLY, WE DO REBUILD. EVERY YEAR. If “The John Calipari Finishing School for NBA Prospects — Sponsored by the University of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577530652014-03-31T23:26:13.31-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:13.31-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57753065@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 23:26:13 MDT Final Four: Blue chips with chips on shoulder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750390-77/final-wisconsin-coach-gators.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750390-77/final-wisconsin-coach-gators.html.csp">Final Four: Blue chips with chips on shoulder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By john marshall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T23:37:07.487-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 11:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The road to redemption goes through north Texas for a fearsome Final Four of power programs with something to prove. Florida, the top overall seed, returns to the Final Four for the first time since winning consecutive titles in 2006-07, this time without all those first-round NBA picks. Waiting for the Gators at Jerry Jones’ billion-dollar stadium on Saturday will be Connecticut, back near the top of the bracket under Kevin Ollie after being barred a year ago for academic problems. Wisconsin an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57750390@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:37:07 MDT No. 1 Gators stop Flyers’ memorable run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748099-77/florida-gators-final-flyers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748099-77/florida-gators-final-flyers.html.csp">No. 1 Gators stop Flyers’ memorable run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Teresa M. Walker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:03.093-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • First yet again this season, the Florida Gators want more. Much more. Try a national championship. Scottie Wilbekin scored 23 points and Florida became the first team to advance to the Final Four with a 62-52 win Saturday night over the 11th-seeded Dayton Flyers in the South Region final. The Gators reached their fifth Final Four after losing at this point in each of the past three NCAA tournaments. This time, they came in as the country’s top-ranked team and the overall No. 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577480992014-03-29T23:45:03.093-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:03.093-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748099@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:03 MDT College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748051-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57748051-77/dayton-florida-stanford-points.html.csp">College basketball: No. 11 Dayton’s run continues with win over No. 10 Stanford</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • Like a red and blue blur, the Dayton Flyers were pressing and passing, shooting and scoring. The waves never seemed to stop coming, with 10, 11 and then 12 players giving them quality minutes. An exhausted and foul-plagued Stanford simply couldn’t keep up. The underdog Flyers — an 11 seed in this South Region — are now in the Elite Eight for the first time since 1984 after an emphatic 82-72 victory over Stanford on Thursday night. “We had 11 guys score in the game and from top ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577480512014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.971-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748051@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:02 MDT Florida 1st to Final Four, beating Dayton 62-52 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748465-68/gators-florida-final-dayton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57748465-68/gators-florida-final-dayton.html.csp">Florida 1st to Final Four, beating Dayton 62-52</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TERESA M. WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:32.848-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis, Tenn. • First yet again this season, the Florida Gators want more. Much more. Try a national championship. Scottie Wilbekin scored 23 points and Florida became the first team to advance to the Final Four with a 62-52 win Saturday night over the 11th-seeded Dayton Flyers in the South Region final. The Gators reached their fifth Final Four after losing at this point in each of the past three NCAA tournaments. This time, they came in as the country’s top-ranked team and the overall No. 1 s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577484652014-03-29T23:44:32.848-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:44:32.848-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57748465@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:32 MDT