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Friday February 6, 2009Gator Fans Can Watch Replay of UF vs. UT Sunday on Sun Sports

Gainesville, Fla.

Gator swimming and diving fans will be able to watch a replay of the Florida menís and womenís Jan. 31 swim and dive meets against conference foe Tennessee this Sunday, Feb. 8, on Sun Sports, beginning at 10:30 a.m. (ET) on local channel 48.


Both ranked UF squads hosted Tennessee in the final SEC dual match-up of the season for both the Gators and Vols. With wins over Tennessee Jan. 31, both the Florida men and women improved their conference records to 4-1 on the league.


In the thrilling SEC finale for the two menís squad, the eighth-ranked Gators defeated No. 10 Tennessee, 159.5-140.5, and finished the dual meet season 8-2 overall, 4-1 SEC, while the Vols fell to 5-3 overall, and 2-1 in SEC competition.


On the womenís side, two NCAA automatic qualifying times and record-breaking swims from junior Sarah Peterson and freshman newcomer Jemma Lowe led the No. 5 Lady Gators to a, 174-125, win over the seventh-ranked Vols, as Florida wrapped up dual meet action 10-2 overall, 4-1 in SEC play.


Currently idle, the Gators will be back in action in two weeks when they travel to Auburn, Ala., for the 2009 SEC Championship meet, hosted by Auburn University Feb. 18-21.


Broadcast Information

Network: Sun Sports

Channel: 48 (Gainesville)

Date: Sunday, February 8, 2009

Time: 10:30 a.m. Ė 11:30 a.m. (ET)


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