Articles by: Noor Ashouri

UNF spoke with Jax Armada FC about playing at Hodges Stadium

UNF spoke with Jax Armada FC about playing at Hodges Stadium

The Jacksonville Armada FC announced their temporary stadium as Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. UNF’s Hodges Stadium may have potentially been in the running as a temporary site for the local professional soccer team.

July 14, 2014 · Soccer, Sports
Opinion: Soccer is on the rise globally and UNF students should take notice on a local scale

Opinion: Soccer is on the rise globally and UNF students should take notice on a local scale

With the 2014 FIFA Men’s World Cup going on this summer, soccer has been on the spotlight for globally. Besides supporting our national team, the North Florida Ospreys have a promising future with new promising recruits and the leadership of Coach Derek Marinatos. Fans do not have to wait four years for a big championship as both UNF women and men teams compete during their season and aspire to qualify for A-Sun.

June 30, 2014 · Soccer, Sports
UNF men’s basketball team fills fourth scholarship spot

UNF men’s basketball team fills fourth scholarship spot

Karlos Odum, a 6-foot-7 forward is the newest member of the Ospreys men’s basketball team.

June 20, 2014 · Basketball, Sports

UNF soccer and basketball bring in promising new talent

With UNF’s top sports competing in A-Sun, Ospreys recruit promising athletes from all across the globe.

June 20, 2014 · Sports
Men’s basketball dominates Florida A&M

Men’s basketball dominates Florida A&M

“It’s a confidence builder,” junior guard Travis Wallace said, who notched 4 rebounds in addition to his 12 points. “It allows us to understand what we have to do. It doesn’t matter what team you’re playing, you’ve got to finish.”

November 30, 2012 · Sports
UNF senior guard Granberry takes leave of absence, return questionable

UNF senior guard Granberry takes leave of absence, return questionable

UNF men’s basketball senior guard/forward Jerron Granberry has taken a leave of absence from the basketball team and the university, according to head basketball coach Matthew Driscoll.

November 29, 2012 · Sports
K-State hands UNF men’s basketball its third straight loss

K-State hands UNF men’s basketball its third straight loss

Offensive consistency beyond Beech and Wallace proved sparse for UNF, as the Ospreys shot 36 percent (20 -55) from the field, 25 percent (6 -24) from three point range, and 60 percent (9-15) from the charity stripe.

November 18, 2012 · Basketball, Sports
UNF’s longest tenured head coach begins another season

UNF’s longest tenured head coach begins another season

“I hate losing more than I like winning,” Tappmeyer said. “When a game’s over, I’m thinking about all the things that we have to do better — the things that we did wrong that I really need to fix.”

November 16, 2012 · Sports
UNF point guards run the show

UNF point guards run the show

Setting up the defense in a position to get steals, however, is a major component of playing the position. If every man isn’t on the same page, then the onus is on the point guard.

November 16, 2012 · Basketball, Sports