Three weeks ago, Florida fans were really fed up with the NCAA. The organizing body of college athletics had still not made a decision on the status freshman Chris Walker’s eligibility for this season, and the Gators had no idea when such a decision would be made. Naturally, the students made “Free Chris Walker” t-shirts to protest the NCAA’s turtle-like speed in making an announcement.
Last week, the NCAA finally “freed” Walker, and tonight against Missouri he is making his season debut. So of course, the students updated their tees:
— David Jones (@DaveJonesUFbeat) February 5, 2014
#gameday at 9 #espn #beatmizzou #23
Florida fans are hoping that Walker can help take this team to another level — we’ll see, starting tonight.