The University of Florida has been portrayed in several books, movies and television shows. In addition, the University of Florida campus has been the backdrop for a number of different books and movies. , a professor in the university's , was the leader of the research team that invented the ubiquitous sports drink as a hydration supplement for the Florida Gators football team in 1965–66.
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