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

RECAP: Russell’s 5 Eagles Things from – 69-85 loss to FIU

There is a long running joke between the guys at Screecher Report that games against FIU and FAU are cursed in some way and never as they should be. After a big win over Miami, Florida International seemed like an opponent that FGCU could take care of. The “curse” seemed to live on though as the Eagles delivered a subpar performance versus their east coast … Continue reading RECAP: Russell’s 5 Eagles Things from – 69-85 loss to FIU

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from Upset Win over Miami – (12/12/20)

In our Preview, we stated that the Eagles had a shot to win their game against Miami if they could reduce their turnovers, work through their shooting woes, and find a way to handle their size disadvantage. Admittedly, this seemed like too much to ask for, considering the Eagles’ struggles in these areas. The national media seemed to think that FGCU had little chance in … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from Upset Win over Miami – (12/12/20)

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from 91-74 Win Over Florida National – (12/5/20)

In their 3rd game of the season, FGCU (2-1) beat Florida National by a score of 91-74. To recap the game, below are my 5 Eagles Things. Turnover Problems Persist Unfortunately, even against a lesser opponent, FGCU’s turnover struggles continued in a big way. The Eagles turned it over 21 times and that played a huge part in why FNU was able to stick around … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from 91-74 Win Over Florida National – (12/5/20)

RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from Loss to USF – (12/2/20)

The Eagles flocked north just a couple hours to Tampa to face the USF Bulls on Wednesday, 12/2. Unfortunately, they returned to Fort Myers following a 76-57 loss. To Recap the game, I will be debuting a new series called Russell’s 5 Eagles Things, inspired by a personal favorite beat writer of mine. Lets get started. 1. SIZE From the jump (literally) it looked that … Continue reading RECAP: 5 Eagles Things from Loss to USF – (12/2/20)