Sports

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

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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Don’t look now, but FIU football is on a roll. Under first-year Head Coach Butch […]

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Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rican student-athletes struggle, persevere after Hurricane Maria

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Lina Bernier couldn’t focus. As Hurricane Maria closed in on Puerto Rico, Bernier – a […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 It’s been a strange month for FIU football. After a season-opening loss to UCF just […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 After several days marooned in Birmingham, Alabama, thanks to Hurricane Irma, more than 100 student-athletes […]

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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. By […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 When FIU hired Butch Davis last November to take the helm of its football program, […]

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Miami FC brings Major League Soccer to FIU

Miami FC brings Major League Soccer to FIU

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Major League Soccer is coming to Miami – and to FIU, specifically – for at […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  Arguably the best tight end in FIU’s history will be making the switch from […]

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Football stadium gets new name: Riccardo Silva Stadium

Football stadium gets new name: Riccardo Silva Stadium

  By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  FIU’s football stadium has a new name. FIU Athletics alongside Riccardo Silva announced […]

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Baseball stuns Hurricanes again with walk-off win

Baseball stuns Hurricanes again with walk-off win

By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  Bottom of the ninth. Tie game. Potential game-winning run on second base. It’s the […]

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FIU pitcher Robert Garcia struck out a career-high nine batters to get his first collegiate win.

Baseball crushes University of Miami in Coral Gables

  By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  It’s been nine years since FIU and the University of Miami squared off […]

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Swimming and diving wins third straight C-USA championship   

Swimming and diving wins third straight C-USA championship  

  By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  For the third straight year, the FIU swimming and diving team returned home from the […]

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Head Coach Butch Davis announces his first signing class as FIU's coach at a National Signing Day press conference on Feb. 1.

Butch Davis signs first class as FIU football head coach

  By Joel Delgado ’12 MS ’17  In college football, recruiting is a process. And FIU Head Coach Butch Davis […]

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