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FIU Holds Off FAU 66-57

Dennis Mavin turned a Jerome Frink steal into a three-point play with 39 seconds left as Florida International held on to defeat Florida Atlantic 66-57 Saturday.

01/25/2014

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FAU Is A 4 Touchdown Favorite Over FIU

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.

CBS Miami–11/27/2013

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FIU Knocks Off Stetson, 75-66

Raymond Taylor had 18 points and seven assists to lead Florida International to 75-66 victory over Stetson Monday.

CBS Miami–11/19/2013

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Middle Tennessee Pounds FIU In 48-0 Win

Shane Tucker rushed for 95 yards and two touchdowns, including a 48-yard breakaway sprint, to help drive Middle Tennessee to a 48-0 rout over Florida International on Saturday.

CBS Miami–11/10/2013

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Struggling FIU Doesn’t Get A Break Against East Carolina

The Florida International University Panthers have won only one game this season and things don’t look any easier this weekend when the East Carolina Pirates come to South Florida to play at FIU.

CBS Miami–10/29/2013

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 22: Jake Medlock #12 of the Florida International Golden Panthers throws the ball against the Louisville Cardinals on September 22, 2012 at FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida. The Cardinals defeated the Panthers 28-21. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Bottom-Dwellers Face Off When FIU Battles Southern Miss.

College football fans have sometimes joked about a mythical bowl game called the Toilet Bowl between the two worst teams in the country. This Saturday, two of the worst teams in the country will be on the same field and someone will walk away with its first victory of the year.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

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FIU Not Planning Changes In Athletic Dept.

Florida International University’s football team is teetering on complete irrelevance as the worst team in college football and the men’s basketball team is ineligible for the NCAA tournament due to academics. But, according to FIU president Mark Rosenberg, the schools is not considering any change with regards to head football coach Ron Turner or athletic director Pete Garcia.

CBS Miami–09/24/2013

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 22: Jake Medlock #12 of the Florida International Golden Panthers throws the ball against the Louisville Cardinals on September 22, 2012 at FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida. The Cardinals defeated the Panthers 28-21. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Huge Mismatch Set As FIU Travels To Play #7 Louisville

The Ron Turner-led Florida International University Panthers are looking for their first victory of the season, but won’t find it this weekend when they travel to Louisville to play the Cardinals.

CBS Miami–09/19/2013

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 22: Jake Medlock #12 of the Florida International Golden Panthers throws the ball against the Louisville Cardinals on September 22, 2012 at FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida. The Cardinals defeated the Panthers 28-21. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

FIU Struggling To Remain Relevant

A few years ago, Florida International University was the whipping boy of the Football Bowl Subdivision. They were scheduled for a guaranteed win. Head coach Mario Cristobal changed that, but after he was fired; FIU has once again sunk to the bottom of the FBS.

CBS Miami–09/10/2013

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FIU Wide Receiver Ruled Ineligible For Season

The wheels continue to fall off for the Florida International Panthers football team in 2013.

CBS Miami–09/10/2013

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