Universities With the Best College Sports Programs

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College sports programs are a large source of pride among American universities. What are the colleges with the best sports programs& It's time for the fans to decide!

Whether it's basketball, football, or even baseball season, universities and alumni want to be the best athletic program, period. What university has the best sports program& Here are the colleges with the greatest all around sports programs in the country. If you don't vote for your top athletic college, you are letting down your favorite athletes and your classmates. Don't be a cause of shame for your alma mater!

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    Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

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    Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

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    Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

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    East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America

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    Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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    Notre Dame, Indiana, United States of America

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    Austin, Texas, United States of America

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    Stanford, California, United States of America

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    Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

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    Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States of America

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    Eugene, Oregon, United States of America

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    Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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    Norman, Oklahoma, United States of America

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    Durham, North Carolina, United States of America

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    Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America 2013:  Football : Dominate in BCS Allstate Sugar Bowl to beat Florida           Mens Basketball : National Championship          

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    Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

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    Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America

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    Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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    Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America

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    Lexington, Kentucky, United States of America

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    Athens, Georgia, United States of America

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    Auburn, Alabama, United States of America

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    Coral Gables, Florida, United States of America

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    Mansfield, Connecticut, United States of America

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    University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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    College Station, Texas, United States of America

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    Syracuse, New York, United States of America

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    Tucson, Arizona, United States of America

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    Oxford, Mississippi, United States of America

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    Lawrence, Kansas, United States of America

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    Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States of America

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    Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

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    Lubbock, Texas, United States of America

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    Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America

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    Columbia, South Carolina, United States of America

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    Clemson, South Carolina, United States of America

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    Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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    Morgantown, West Virginia, United States of America

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    Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America

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    Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States of America

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    Athens, Ohio, United States of America Ohio University intercollegiate athletics include six men's squads and nine women's squads and range from individual athletics to team sports, all called the Bobcats. The Bobcats compete in the

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    Fargo, North Dakota, United States of America

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    Berkeley, California, United States of America

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    Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America

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    College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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    Midwestern United States, Monroe County, United States of America

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    Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

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    Newton, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

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    Spokane, Washington, United States of America

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    Rexburg, Idaho, United States of America

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