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Football success no surprise to Donovan

Football success no surprise to Donovan

Florida basketball coach Billy Donovan admits he doesn't know much about the Xs and Os involved in football, but he stays in tune with the team as much as possible. After the Florida football team was pounded at home by Alabama in 2011, Donovan quickly realized the football program was in good hands under Will Muschamp, who was then in his first year as a head coach. Donovan's mind hasn't changed.

Billy Donovan and Will Muschamp have their own busy schedules that usually keep the two doing separate things, especially when their seasons are going on at the same time. One of the rare moments for conversation came after the Gators took a 28-point thumping against Alabama in Gainesville last season. Muschamp was walking to his weekly press conference while Donovan was heading to work out in...

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