FIU's "Hialeah Hammer" Shares Struggle On And Off Basketball CourtAdrian Diaz, also known as the "Hialeah Hammer," is putting a charge into the FIU basketball program but it's his off-the-court battle with diabetes that may be more impressive than his on-the-court play.
FIU Beats UTEP 52-12Alex McGough threw for two TDs, Trey Anderson threw a 79-yard scoring pass to Shug Oyegunie and Florida International beat UTEP 52-12 on Saturday.
Harris, Cal St-Fullerton Top FIU 64-61Alex Harris scored 26 points and Florida International made 8 of 10 free throws in the final 1:07 — including both ends of a one-and-one by Lanerryl Johnson — to hold off Florida International 64-61 in the Spartanburg Marriott Upstate Classic on Saturday.
North Texas Holds Off Florida International 17-14Reggie Pegram rushed 26 times for 114 yards and had a long touchdown to help North Texas beat Florida International University 17-14 on Saturday.
Richard Leonard Helps FIU Beat FAU 38-10 Richard Leonard returned a fumble 100 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter and Florida International beat Florida Atlantic 38-10 on Thursday night in a game delayed about two hours at halftime because of lightning.
FIU Snaps Skid, Rolls Past Tulane 73-47Rakeem Buckles and Tymell Murphy combined to score 39 points as Florida International played its final home game of the season and snapped a four-game losing streak by shooting down Tulane, 73-47 Sunday.
Tulsa Gets Past FIU 77-65 Shaquille Harrison scored 17 points and Tulsa used a big second half to take down Florida International 77-65 on Saturday.
FIU Wins At Texas-San AntonioFlorida International’s Dennis Mavin led five players in double-digit scoring at Texas-San Antonio Thursday night giving the Golden Panthers an 80-72 win.
Middle Tennessee Holds Off FIU 70-68 Jaqawn Raymond scored just two points Saturday, but it was the game-winning basket as Middle Tennessee beat Florida International University 70-68.
FIU Jumps Ahead And Holds Off Georgia State 61-60 Tymell Murphy shot 75 percent from the field and scored a game-high 23 points to lead Florida International in a 61-60 victory over Georgia State on Saturday.
FIU Holds Off Kennesaw State 66-58 Rakeem Buckles scored 20 points and hauled in a game-high 11 rebounds and Florida International held off a late Kennesaw State rally to win 66-58 Sunday.
Spearman Leads FIU Past Southern Miss 24-23 Freshman Silas Spearman III rushed for 136 yards and two touchdowns and Austin Taylor kicked a 27-yard field goal with 6 minutes, 53 seconds, left in the game that gave the Golden Panthers a 24-23 victory over the Golden Eagles.