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Miami bats heat up in 21-1 midweek rout over FIU

There was not much, if anything, to not cheer about for the No. 20 Miami Hurricanes on Wednesday evening on the other side of Miami. Smothering crosstown rival Florida International (10-6, 0-0 C-USA) 21-1 at FIU Baseball Stadium, everything fell into place for Miami (13-8, 7-7 ACC) after having rallied off a series win at […]

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FIU lands former Miami commit Savion Collins

Savion Collins is staying close to home. The three-star lineman out of Miami (Fla.) Palmetto announced on National Signing Day that he is signing with nearby FIU, turning down a preferred walk-on opportunity at Florida in the process. Memphis and UCF were also in contact. Collins, who the industry-generated 247Sports Composite pegs as the nation’s […]

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FIU Football: Former Fordham Head Coach Andrew Breiner to be named Offensive Coordinator

Former Fordham head coach Andrew Breiner is set to become the next offensive coordinator at FIU, multiple sources have confirmed to Underdog Dynasty. As first reported by UDD and Anthony Yero of 305Sports, the 36-year-old Breiner will be formally announced in the role within the next week. Breiner spent last season as the Philadelphia Eagles […]

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FIU Football: 2021 Spring Preview

Following a disjointed offseason marked by various changes in the routine of getting a team ready for an upcoming year, the 2020 FIU Panthers entered the season with hopes of putting a disappointing 2019 season behind them. In more ways than one — Butch Davis’ club never got off the ground. “We’re heading down the […]

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Preview: Greg Collins discusses FIU matchup

Prior to the Lady Topper’s conference series against the FIU Panthers, WKU head coach Greg Collins addressed the media regarding the upcoming series. The Lady Toppers series against the North Texas Mean Green was cancelled indefinitely due to inclement weather this past weekend..  “We were playing well going into the Rice game and coming out […]

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Chants split twin tilt with Panthers on Saturday

FIU had eight players register at least one hit in the win with five players recording two hits apiece. Juan Teixeria (2-for-4, BB, RBI), Luis Chavez (2-for-3, HBP, RBI), Steven Ondina (2-for-5, run, SB), Justin Farmer (2-for-5, run), and Adrian Figueroa (2-for-5, run) all had two hits each as all 13 base hits for the […]

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Pitching propels Chants to 6-1 win over FIU

Offensively, three different Chants had two hits apiece in Parker Chavers (2-for-4, 2 2B, run), Cooper Weiss (2-for-2, 2B, BB, run), and Dale Thomas (2-for-3, BB, 2 RBIs), while Nick Lucky (0-for-4, RBI), Eric Brown (1-for-4, RBI), Tanner Garrison (1-for-3, BB, RBI, run), and Tyler Johnson (0-for-3, BB, RBI) each had one RBI in the […]

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Hilltoppers crush FIU, 91-58

BOWLING GREEN — Smarting from a 24-point setback at highly regarded Houston on Thursday, Western Kentucky took its frustrations out on overmatched Florida International on Sunday. Carson Williams scored 21 points and All-American candidate Charles Bassey produced 19 points and 14 rebounds as the Hilltoppers cruised past the overmatched Panthers 91-58 in E.A. Diddle Arena. […]

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Former FIU Running Back Finding Success with Fan Controlled Football – PantherNOW

Richard Gibson / Sports Director <p>When the National Football League finished their 2020 season with Super Bowl LV on February 7th, it once again began the offseason for American football. </p> <p>The longest offseason of any professional American sport, it’s a seven month period in which all 32 teams look to draft new players, sign or […]