"Friday Night Lights" recap with Scott LaPeer and UF beat writer Zach Abolverdi

Florida made a big splash on the recruiting trail over the long weekend as the Gators played host to some of the country's premier prep talent at their annual "Friday Night Lights" event this past weekend.

Legacy Team Sales hosted upwards of 40 North Central Florida football teams Monday in Ocala as members of the local media met with players and coaches.

The term off-season in sports is pretty ironic when you think about. You would think that it would mean, time off from the season. But to the most dedicated athletes, the off-season is anything but a vacation. It's precious and valuable time that’s used to improve their skills, stay in shape, and prepare for the season ahead.

Florida football hosted many of the country's premier high school football prospects on campus Friday as part of its annual "Friday Night Lights" recruiting visit weekend.

Ulysees Gilbert, a Trinity Catholic HS graduate and rising junior at the University of Akron, was named the Mid American Conference Preseason Defensive Player of the Year, one season after earning first-team all MAC honors in 2016.

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