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UF, FSU, UCF, FAU and FAMU softball teams open NCAA tourney play

UF, FSU, UCF, FAU and FAMU softball teams open NCAA tourney play

No. 1 national seed Florida is chasing another national softball title, while UCF, FSU, FAU and FAMU are all hoping to deliver their own postseason magic.

Five teams from the state of Florida open Division I NCAA Tournament play Friday in Tallahassee and Gainesville.

Here's a closer look at the teams:

•Florida Gators

Venue: Pressly Stadium in Gainesville

Matchup: UF (50-6-0 ) vs. FAMU (18-37-0), 6 p.m., ESPN3.com

The Buzz: The Gators won the first softball title in school history last season and only lost two starters from the title-winning team. UF won the SEC regular-season...

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