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Sunshine State Scores Big In College Football

Touchdown, state of Florida! And some history, too. All seven of the Sunshine State’s Football Bowl Subdivision teams played Saturday — and all of them won, with a couple of teams getting into the victory column for the first time.

CBS Miami–10/06/2013

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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)

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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FIU’s Struggles Compounded By Injuries

The Florida International Panthers could ill afford to lose any starter on a team that is expected to struggle this season. But after just one game, three starters and one backup are already out for the Panthers.

CBS Miami–09/02/2013

On Friday, Florida International University’s International Hurricane Research Center showcased upgrades to its Wall of Wind, which can simulate a category five hurricane with wind-driven rain. (Source: FIU)

Maryland Defeats Florida International 43-10

It had been a well over a year since C.J. Brown played in a football game, so it wouldn’t have been surprising if he displayed a bit of rust in his long-awaited return.

08/31/2013

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Maryland Facing Mystery FIU Team

A new era kicks off for Florida International University Saturday when head coach Ron Turner takes the Panthers to Maryland to battle the Terrapins of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

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FIU Dismisses Another RB; Academics At Issue For CB

The 2013 season was going to be tough for Florida International, but things continue to go downhill as more star players have been lost.

CBS Miami–08/26/2013

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FIU Looks For Stability In Conference USA

Florida International University made the leap to Conference USA this year and will not only be the new team on the block, but the squad will also have a new offense and a new head coach.

CBS Miami–08/16/2013

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FIU Expecting Growing Pains In Conference USA

First-year Florida International University head coach Ron Turner has to follow the program’s best coach who took the team to its only two bowl games before being fired after a down season last year and do it all while playing in a tougher conference.

CBS Miami–07/25/2013

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