Florida International Panthers
Florida International University fans have seen some pretty wretched performances in the past year, mainly on the football field. But the men’s basketball team set a new record for futility during a Thursday night loss to Old Dominion.
A few years ago, a wide receiver from Florida International made waves by tearing through the Louisville Cardinals defense en route to a career season for the Panthers. He was overlooked until the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, and Monday, a lot of personnel people look very dumb for passing him over.
The Florida International Panthers are struggling in 2012 and now must go on the road to face a University of Louisiana team more than ready to send FIU back to Miami with its proverbial tail between its legs.
Just days after Florida International University head coach Mario Cristobal appeared to be ready to pursue the head coaching job with the Pitt Panthers, it now appears Cristobal is sticking around in South Florida.
The Marshall Thundering Herd came to St. Petersburg looking to pound FIU and left the city with a 20-10 victory over FIU as fans chanted “We Are Marshall!”
Florida International University is just hours away from taking part in the school’s second straight bowl game, but it could be the final bowl game for FIU head coach Mario Cristobal.
The Florida Atlantic Owls are arguably the worst team in the Football Bowl Subdivision this season; and it doesn’t look like a victory is coming Saturday as the Owls travel to Miami to battle Florida International University.
The Florida International Panthers will look to make it two in a row Saturday when they head to the Bluegrass State to take on the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers.
Florida International University is becoming a regular staple on the ESPN family of networks. The latest appearance will be Tuesday night against the Troy Trojans.