I hit the big time. . .

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    Well, not really. :joecool:

    But I did do some write-ups/previews for Lindy's Magazine. Nope. . . I didn't get to do the SEC or the gators. I wrote for c-USA. So if you have any interest in fau, fiu, la tech, middle tenn, Texas San Anton . . . Look me up! Lol!

    Anyway, just got a copy of the magazine. Uf is ranked 8th. Curiously, it is not listed among either the top 10 backcourts... Or more surprisingly, top 10 front courts. Obviously... I was not given any input here! Lol!
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    That's awesome - congrats. I'll check it out.
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    Congratulations.
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    The former I can see, but the later is kind of crazy. Even without Walker the UF front court will be extremely good.
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    Excellent. I will definitely buy a copy!
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    Thanks everyone.
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    Good deal! Hope you continue to get exposure.
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    Congrats Hoops. That's super cool. I know you have done some writing for Gator Country recently and are very knowledgeable about basketball. Did you major in journalism at UF?
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    Good job Aka and Congrats on the Lindy's basketball article!
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    I did, but for better or worse- - - never made a career out of it. In fact, I never really tried. I have some regrets about that, but most journalists will tell you that it is not well-paying by any stretch (unless syndicated). So, I now write on the side and about things I love.... mainly basketball and fishing! :)
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    Cool that you got his gig.

    Can you now see games for free with press credentials? ;^)
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    maybe c-usa games! :)
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    When did you graduate from Journalism school and were you on the print side?
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    ^^ December, 1996. Yup . . . print.
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    good stuff......keep up the great work!
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    thanks man! I appreciate it!
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    I can vouch for him. Myself, hoops and Wuerffel walked that day.
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    Congrats, that has to be an awesome feeling. Look forward to other news concerning additional publications.
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    stop patting yourself on the back and clean out your voicemails!!!

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