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Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

Frank Martin reflects on FIU experience, coaching journey

University of South Carolina men’s basketball head coach Frank Martin graduated from FIU in 1993 and this past spring took his Gamecocks […]

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Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

Men’s soccer advances to second round of NCAA Tournament with shutout win

Blink and you might have missed it. As fans continued to pile into FIU Soccer Stadium for the FIU men’s soccer match […]

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Alex Taylor talks with a student athlete int the athletic training facility located inside the Ocean Bank Convocation Center.

Athletic trainer jumps in during medical emergency on road trip

  Alex Taylor, a first-year graduate assistant athletic trainer at FIU Athletics, is used to springing into action on the […]

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Florida International University men's soccer defender Marvin Hezel (5) plays against the University of North Florida. FIU won the game 5-0 on September 26, 2017 at Miami, Florida.

Men’s soccer will host first round of NCAA Tournament

  Nervous suspense gave way to uncontainable excitement as the FIU men’s soccer team learned its NCAA Tournament destination. It turns out […]

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Men’s soccer sets sights on conference title after historic season

Men’s soccer sets sights on conference title after historic season

The Panthers begin their quest for conference championship Friday, Nov. 10, at 4:30 p.m. in Norfolk, Virginia.   It’s been […]

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Football becomes bowl eligible, still in the hunt for C-USA title

Football becomes bowl eligible, still in the hunt for C-USA title

Don’t look now, but FIU football is on a roll. Under first-year Head Coach Butch Davis, the Panthers are in […]

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Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

  Lina Bernier couldn’t focus. As Hurricane Maria closed in on Puerto Rico, Bernier – a sophomore volleyball student-athlete born […]

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Football ready to (finally) play first home game of the season

Football ready to (finally) play first home game of the season

  It’s been a strange month for FIU football. After a season-opening loss to UCF just before Labor Day weekend, […]

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FIU invites South Florida youth organizations  to home football games

FIU invites South Florida youth organizations to home football games

This fall, FIU is inviting hundreds of South Florida children to its home football games. FIU Athletics’ Community Partner Kids […]

Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

Football team provides relief for Hurricane Irma evacuees

  After several days marooned in Birmingham, Alabama, thanks to Hurricane Irma, more than 100 student-athletes from nine FIU athletics […]

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MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 12:  FIU player Sammi†Green (22) runs through drills prior to the game as the FIU Golden Panthers defeated the Memphis Tigers, 3-2 (9 innings) on February 12, 2017, at the FIU Softball Complex in Miami, Florida.

Spring recap: Women’s sports enjoy wild success

The success of FIU’s women’s sports programs this past spring gives FIU Athletics momentum heading into the 2017-2018 season. After […]

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Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

Why not us? Butch Davis returns to the college football sidelines with a mission to put FIU on the map

When FIU hired Butch Davis last November to take the helm of its football program, the move sent a buzz […]

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Miami FC brings Major League Soccer to FIU

Miami FC brings Major League Soccer to FIU

  Major League Soccer is coming to Miami – and to FIU, specifically – for at least one night. Miami […]

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Softball earns third NCAA postseason berth in program history

Softball earns third NCAA postseason berth in program history

For the third time in program history, the FIU softball team is going to the NCAA Softball Tournament. The Panthers, who […]

Senior tight end Jonnu Smith (#87) catches the game-winning touchdown pass with 1:05 remaining in the fourth quarter against Charlotte on Oct. 15.

Jonnu Smith drafted by Titans in third round of NFL Draft

Arguably the best tight end in FIU’s history will be making the switch from the Magic City to the Music […]

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