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Argos ready for Elite Eight showdown with Bears

Argos ready for Elite Eight showdown with Bears

December football. Nothing beats it. Never mind that there is a chill in the air on a Wednesday evening at Pen Air Field in Pensacola. It’s no big deal for the University of West Florida as it prepares for its next NCAA Division II playoff game. “It’s awesome,” wide receiver Quentin Randolph said. “When the […]

UWF softball ranked in the top five nationally

UWF softball ranked in the top five nationally

Coming off one of its best seasons in program history, the University of West Florida softball team will start the season ranked third in the nation in NCAA Division II. The National Fastpitch Coaches Association preseason poll was released Wednesday and UWF is behind only Minnesota State and Angelo State. Minnesota State received 14 first-place […]

Unbelievable journey continues for the Argonauts

Unbelievable journey continues for the Argonauts

It used to be insane  to think a second-year football program like the University of West Florida could find itself on the doorstep of playing in the NCAA Division II national title game so soon. Now, the unbelievable is believable after the Argonauts rallied for a 28-21 win over Gulf South Conference champion West Alabama […]

Historic season leads to playoff berth for the Argos

Historic season leads to playoff berth for the Argos

Historic and impressive. It’s the best way to describe Sunday evening for the University of West Florida football team, which learned it received an invitation to the NCAA Division II playoffs for the first time in program history. In just their second year of existence, the Argos won seven games, including Saturday’s 34-29 come-from-behind win […]

Valiant effort not enough for Argos to pull off upset

Valiant effort not enough for Argos to pull off upset

Here was the University of West Florida football team, on the 39-yard line of Delta State with 23 seconds to play, and staring at an opportunity to upset the nationally ranked Statesmen. At the very least, the Argonauts were counting on overtime. But the ball was snapped and hit the turf. Delta State recovered and […]

Argos welcome nationally ranked DSU to town

Argos welcome nationally ranked DSU to town

Delta State is coming to town Saturday and it will be the toughest challenge the University of West Florida has faced up to this point in the season. The Statesmen are ranked No. 21 in the nation in NCAA Division II – they were ranked ninth until a loss to Gulf South Conference leader West […]

Argos extend win streak with victory over Choctaws

Argos extend win streak with victory over Choctaws

A game against a winless team proved to be much tougher than expected. But after a rugged first half, the University of West Florida football team came to life to knock off Mississippi College 28-14 in Gulf South Conference action Friday night at Blue Wahoos Stadium. The Argonauts (4-1, 2-1 GSC) rallied 14-7 at halftime […]

It will be a Friday night under the lights for the Argos

It will be a Friday night under the lights for the Argos

Due to the threat of Tropical Storm Nate becoming a hurricane this weekend, the University of West Florida football team has moved its game against Mississippi College to tonight. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Blue Wahoos Stadium in Pensacola. The Argonauts come into their latest Gulf South Conference showdown on a high after […]

Pen Air gives UWF million dollars for field

Pen Air gives UWF million dollars for field

What’s the name of a field worth? Apparently a million dollars. Pen Air Federal Credit Union took its partnership with the University of West Florida to another level Wednesday morning with a $1 million gift to the Pensacola school. In doing so, the artificial turf field, which is expected to one day be the site […]