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Butch Davis

Report: Butch Davis Not Heading To FIU

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.

CBS Miami–12/06/2012

Beef 'O' Brady's St. Petersburg Bowl - Florida International Panthers v Marshall Thundering Herd

Cristobal Calls Firing “Puzzling”

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.

CBS Miami–12/05/2012

ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 04:  Head coach Butch Davis of the North Carolina Tar Heels against the LSU Tigers during the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at Georgia Dome on September 4, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Report: Butch Davis A Top Candidate At FIU

Former Florida International University head coach Mario Cristobal’s chair isn’t even cold yet, but the focus of the coaching search is turning to a familiar face on South Florida sidelines.

CBS Miami–12/05/2012

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FIU Aims To Keep ULM QB Browning In Check Saturday

The Panthers know Kolton Browning plays quarterback for Louisiana-Monroe with the smoothness of a Savile Row suit, a cowboy’s daring and more than a six-shooter for an arm. Saturday, FIU sees Browning for the final time.

CBS4–11/21/2012

FIU Vs. Troy

FIU Fall Short Against Troy, 38-37

Will Scott’s 42-yard field goal with 11 seconds left gave Troy a 38-37 comeback win over Florida International on Saturday.

10/21/2012

FIU Vs. UCF

FIU Looks For 2nd Straight Win Over UCF

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.

CBS Miami–09/14/2012

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FIU Aims To Clean Up Its Play Against Akron In Home Opener

FIU’s Saturday night 2012 home opener meal can end in two ways: starting rehabilitation or even greater humiliation.

CBS Miami–09/08/2012

Florida International Vs. Duke

FIU Looking For Early Upset At Duke

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.

CBS Miami–08/31/2012

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FIU Needs Big Defensive Effort Vs. Duke

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.

CBS Miami–08/28/2012

Mario Cristobal

FIU Ups Cristobal’s Contract, Paycheck

Entering 2012, Head Coach Mario Cristobal guided FIU to its longest win streak in its football program’s history.On Friday, FIU showed its appreciation.

CBS Miami–07/21/2012

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