Brett Knief’s grand slam capped a seven-run fourth inning that led Florida State to an 11-4 win over Troy on Sunday, putting the Seminoles in the super regionals of the NCAA tournament for the sixth consecutive year — the longest active streak in the nation.
The Florida International Panthers 2012 season began with high hopes for another bowl bid. Instead, the Panthers season fell apart quickly and heading into Saturday’s game against Western Kentucky, FIU is simply playing for respect.
The Florida International University Panthers will not be going bowling this season if they can’t win out the rest of their schedule. The mission will start in Troy against the Trojans on Saturday.
Corey Robinson threw for 396 yards and three touchdowns as Troy beat Florida Atlantic 34-7 on Saturday.
Florida International came into Tuesday night’s game looking to even their conference record and move to 5-3 on the season, but the Troy Trojans wouldn’t go quietly into the night.
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.