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: FGCU Turns One Over to FIU – 71-53

FGCU continued their turnover-filled play against FIU. The game was hard to watch from the start as the Panthers jumped out to a 19-5 lead. The Eagles got back into it with timely points from Zach Scott and Caleb Catto. At halftime, the Eagles trailed 34-21. The 2nd half started with more missed shots and turnovers. The Panthers capitalized and pushed the lead to 27 … Continue reading RECAP: FGCU Turns One Over to FIU – 71-53

PREVIEW: FGCU Heads Across the Alley to Face FIU – 12/4/19

The Eagles are currently on a 3-game skid and hoping to turn things around as they travel to FIU. The Golden Panthers hold a 5-3 record (3-3 against D-I and 3-0 at home) with wins against Cleveland State, Eastern Kentucky, and New Hampshire. Their losses are to Mississippi State, North Carolina State, and UNC Wilmington. FIU is a member of Conference USA. Last year they … Continue reading PREVIEW: FGCU Heads Across the Alley to Face FIU – 12/4/19

RECAP: FGCU Ends Weekend on a Downer, Losing to Georgia Southern – 72-57

After 2 tournament losses, FGCU looked to rebound in game 3 versus Georgia Southern. Rainwater won the tipoff (9-0) and the Eagles scored a quick bucket. The first half started off well and FGCU was comfortably in front. Sam Gagliardi provided a huge offensive explosion by way of 4 first half 3s. Justus Raiwater continued his solid play in the tourney by adding 6 points … Continue reading RECAP: FGCU Ends Weekend on a Downer, Losing to Georgia Southern – 72-57