Two Florida football teams going in the opposite directions will meet Friday afternoon, but it’s not Florida and Florida State. Instead it’s an upstart Florida Atlantic University Owls team battling a moribund Florida International University Panthers team.
The strange tale of the dismissal of Florida Atlantic University head football coach Carl Pelini last month took another turn Tuesday afternoon.
Jamel Warney scored 23 points and grabbed 19 rebounds and Stony Brook held off Florida Atlantic down the stretch to win 67-61 Saturday.
Florida Atlantic University’s football team finished off one of the more bizarre weeks in recent college football history with something few believed would happen, a victory.
Less than 24 hours after Florida Atlantic University head coach Carl Pelini stepped down amidst accusations of illegal drug use, more details are starting to come to light about what led to his abrupt resignation.
Legendary former Green Bay Packers head coach Vince Lombardi once famously said, “What the hell’s going on out there?” That sentiment, spoken decades ago, summarizes what many fans may be thinking after a week of strange sports stories in South Florida.
Florida Atlantic beat the struggling University of South Florida Bulls 29-10 Saturday night.
The Miami Hurricanes can’t exorcise all of the NCAA demons from the campus on Friday, but just getting back to football will be the perfect medicine for students, players, and fans of UM.
While University of Miami fans are already focused on week 2’s matchup with the Florida Gators, head coach Al Golden is trying to keep his team focused on Florida Atlantic and away from the looming NCAA announcement.
After an offseason full of waiting on the NCAA to finally issue a ruling on the Nevin Shapiro scandal; it’s finally time for Game 1 of the regular season for the University of Miami Hurricanes football team.