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RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from FGCU’s Upset Over Lipscomb – 3/4/21

In the opening round of the ASUN tournament, FGCU (6th seed) upset Lipscomb (3rd seed) in a dominant 72-60 victory. Below Russell gives his 5 Eagles Things to sum up the action. 1. Weight Lifted A lot was at stake for fans, players, and coaches in this game. For starters, this is head coach Michael Fly’s 3rd season at the helm for FGCU and each … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from FGCU’s Upset Over Lipscomb – 3/4/21

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5 Eagles Things following FGCU’s Split with Stetson (1/29-30)

Since beginning ASUN play, there is much to unpack at this point. FGCU currently sits at 7-6 overall and 2-4 in conference play. After an anomalous series against Bellarmine, the Eagles have split series with talented Lipscomb ad Stetson teams. Next up, they will be trying to steal a couple games from a surprising UNA team. Below, we go over 5 Eagles things after last … Continue reading 5 Eagles Things following FGCU’s Split with Stetson (1/29-30)

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from a Down Weekend at Alico

After 3 weeks without a game and only a few days to condition and practice for their opponent, FGCU squared up for back-to-back games against Bellarmine University. In this new format of back-to-back Friday and Saturday games, I’ll be delivering my 5 Eagles Thing by mid-week and they will encompass both of the previous weekend’s games, with a full Recap available on Thursdays or Fridays. … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from a Down Weekend at Alico

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from 73-60 Win Over Georgia Southern – (12-22-20)

FGCU (5-2) put a shiny bow on 2020 by wrapping up the season with a big-time win over Georgia Southern (6-3). The flow of the game was a mixed bag (or stocking) in many ways. There were several runs for both squads, moments where neither team could buy a bucket, and times when each team couldn’t miss. Through it all, the Eagles of Fort Myers … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from 73-60 Win Over Georgia Southern – (12-22-20)

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from FGCU’s 112-39 Win over Webber – 12/18/20

After upsetting Miami, only to lose at home to FIU, FGCU (4-2) capped off a roller coaster of a week with a resounding win over Webber International. Below are my 5 Eagles Things from the game. 1. Complete “Dom”ination Playing an NAIA team should always yield a lopsided victory. Earlier this season, FGCU earned an uninspired and inspirited 16 point victory over NAIA Florida National. … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from FGCU’s 112-39 Win over Webber – 12/18/20