The good news? It appears a classical in-state adversary will continue in some form or conform into a future. The bad? You’ll expected have to go off-campus to see it.
Miami jaunty executive Blake James reliable to a Miami Herald that his reflection during Florida, Jeremy Foley, “was receptive when James asked him recently about renewing the… series” between a dual football programs. This news comes 8 months after it was reported that a Florida source settled “[u]nless Miami joins a SEC, we don’t see us ever personification them again during a unchanging season. It’s usually not value it.”
The usually chapter in stability a array would be, as Foley settled behind in Nov and conduct manager Will Muschamp reiterated progressing this offseason, is that a games be played during neutral site locations. For James, one plcae creates clarity for both schools.
“I would have to consider about Orlando,” James said. “That’s not genuine neutral though it’s an easy stretch to a campus.”
Orlando is roughly 115 miles from Gainesville and 230 from Miami. Tampa (130 from Gainesville, 250 from Miami) competence be another possibility.
The Gators and Hurricanes have met 55 times given a initial diversion in 1938, with a latter holding a 29-26 corner in a occasionally (of late) series. The ‘Canes, in fact, have won 7 of a final eight, with a Gators’ final win before to their 26-3 delight in 2008 approach behind in 1985.
Both of a teams say annual adversary games with Florida State, with UF announcing progressing this year that it had extended a home-and-home array with FSU through a 2018 season.
(Tip O’ a Cap: FBSchedules.com)