7:45 AM EDT, Thu October 23, 2014
Alligator Army 14 hours ago

University of Florida Police report released in Treon Harris sexual battery investigation

There's a lot to read here, and a lot to digest. Do so with care. The University of Florida released the full police report in the investigation into a claim of sexual battery against Treon Harris on Wednesday. The three component parts of the University Police Department report released — a traditional narrative incident report with investigation history, including statements from multiple witnesses; a 63-page transcript of an interview with Harris from the morning of October 6; and a supplement including text messages and call logs from Harris and his alleged victim — are each more 50...

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The Ledger 6 hours ago

Report Finds Widespread Academic Fraud at UNC

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Florida Times-Union 10 hours ago
Police release report detailing encounter between UF QB Treon Harris, female

Police release report detailing encounter between UF QB Treon Harris, female

A 175-page investigative file by the UF Police Department on freshman quarterback Treon Harris’ involvement in a possible sexual assault on Oct. 5 was released Wednesday, detailing the contrasting statements he and a female student made about the encounter in his apartment. In the report, the woman told police she had rebuffed overtures from Harris earlier in the evening but wound up sleeping in a bed in Harris’ apartment after asking him if she could spend the night. She then said Harris rolled on top of her and had intercourse with her against her will. read more
Tampa Bay Times 13 hours ago

Football report: Desperately seeking 60 minutes

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Gators guard Michael Frazier a preseason All SEC first team pick

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Flroida names Treon Harris as new starting QB

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Florida Times-Union 20 hours ago
Treon Harris to start at quarterback for Florida Gators against Georgia

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Florida head coach Will Muschamp said on the weekly SEC coaches teleconference on Wednesday that Treon Harris will get the start at quarterback over Jeff Driskel when the Gators play the Georgia Bulldogs Nov. 1 at EverBank Field. "He has a knack for making plays," Muschamp said. Harris was the quarterback when the Gators scored their only points last week in a 42-13 loss to Missouri, which Muschamp called "embarassing, coaching-wise and playing-wise." Harris was 8-of-12 for 98 yards, threw for one touchdown and scored another. He also had two turnovers. read more

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The Ledger Oct 22, 2014

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The Ledger Oct 22, 2014

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The Ledger Oct 22, 2014

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Tampa Bay Times Oct 21, 2014

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The Ledger Oct 20, 2014

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