The University of Miami continued to remain red hot Thursday as the Canes football team plucked a talented assistant from arch rival Florida State.
University of Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden has made one of the shrewdest hires of the offseason. The AP is reporting that Golden has hired Mario Cristobal to be an associate head coach and tight ends coach.
Rumors are flying this Christmas Eve that Florida International University is set to name former North Carolina head coach Butch Davis as the team’s next head coach.
If Florida International University athletic director Pete Garcia had a plan for the post-Mario Cristobal era, it’s not become apparent so far.
If Florida International University athletic director Pete Garcia fired Mario Cristobal with hopes of bringing in former UM coach Butch Davis, it looks like those dreams may have been dashed.
Florida International University will be moving to a new conference and have a new head coach in 2013. In a move that shocked the college football world, the Panthers fired head coach Mario Cristobal Wednesday morning.
When Florida International University and the University of Central Florida met last year, FIU pounded the UCF offensive line for six sacks and escaped with a 17-10 victory. This year, UCF is looking for revenge.
The last time Duke and Florida International tangled on the field, the Blue Devils ran right through FIU’s defense in Miami. Now, FIU has traveled to Duke looking for a bit of retribution in its season opening game.
A few years ago, a game between Florida International and Duke would have been a battle of teams most major schools schedule for an easy victory. But thanks to head coach Mario Cristobal’s influence, FIU is on the rise and David Cutcliffe’s Blue Devils aren’t exactly pushovers.
Florida International University will leave the Sun Belt Conference and join Conference USA next year, according to CBSSports.com.