Posts tagged with: "Athletics"

FIU Athletic Director Garcia at FIU through 2021

FIU Athletic Director Garcia at FIU through 2021

President Mark B. Rosenberg announced a contract extension for FIU Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia to July 31, […]

Winning equation: FIU student-athletes reach new heights in the classroom

Winning equation: FIU student-athletes reach new heights in the classroom

Last football season, defensive tackle Andrew Tarver began his weekdays at 5:30 a.m. The redshirt freshman would eat breakfast, get […]

4 questions with football head coach Butch Davis

4 questions with football head coach Butch Davis

FIU football starts with a home opener against Big Ten team Indiana at 7 p.m. on Sept. 1 at Riccardo […]

Alec Dominguez earns C-USA Spring Spirit of Service Award

Alec Dominguez earns C-USA Spring Spirit of Service Award

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

Dotson family adds to FIU legacy with $1 million endowment

The family of FIU visionary Albert Dotson Sr. has donated $1 million to FIU to commemorate his legacy at the […]

Bases loaded: More than a dozen baseball recruits had to choose between FIU and going pro

Bases loaded: More than a dozen baseball recruits had to choose between FIU and going pro

Pictured above: Freshmen (left to right) Logan Allen, Jose Garcia and Christian Santana were drafted by MLB teams last year […]

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Road to Gasparilla Bowl

Road to Gasparilla Bowl

The Panthers spent the week in St. Petersburg, Florida, preparing for the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl and giving back to […]

The almost perfect season: Men’s soccer claws back into national spotlight

The almost perfect season: Men’s soccer claws back into national spotlight

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 “4… 3… 2… 1…” A crowd of a thousand-plus fans packed into the bleachers at […]

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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

By Joel Delgado ’12, MS ’17 Alex Taylor, a first-year graduate assistant athletic trainer at FIU Athletics, is used to springing […]

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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

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 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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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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