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Whitney Knight taken as 15th pick in the WNBA Draft

Whitney Knight taken as 15th pick in the WNBA Draft

April 14, 2016

FGCU senior guard Whitney Knight became the first FGCU product to be drafted to the WNBA on Thursday night. Knight was selected by the Los Angeles Sparks as the 15th pick of the WNBA Draft. https://twitter.com/_WhoYaWhit/status/720774842488741888 Knight's...

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FGCU’s Whitney Knight up for WNBA draft

April 13, 2016

Time is ticking and the day is getting closer. The WNBA draft, just days away, has the potential to put the first FGCU player in the country’s women’s professional basketball league. “I’m getting...

FGCU women’s hoops assistant Nicki Collen accepts job with WNBA team

FGCU women’s hoops assistant Nicki Collen accepts job with WNBA team

April 7, 2016

FGCU women’s basketball assistant coach Nicki Collen resigned from her position with the team to accept a position with a WNBA team, according to FGCU Athletics. After finishing her second year with...

Lake Okeechobee releases hurt vegetation and estuaries

Lake Okeechobee releases hurt vegetation and estuaries

April 6, 2016

While the releases of nearly 3,000 cubic feet per second from Lake Okeechobee into the Caloosahatchee River has been harming Southwest Florida’s economy, tourism and environment, the biggest effect is...

Whitney Knight (center) dances with the rest of the FGCU women's basketball team following Thursday night's win over Michigan at Alico Arena. (EN Photo / Kelli Krebs)

Basketball: FGCU closes season with historic WNIT runner-up title

April 3, 2016

The FGCU women's basketball ended its season with a loss Saturday night in the WNIT Championship game in South Dakota. The Eagles fell to the South Dakota 'Yotes 71-65 in the DakotaDome's final basketball...

Give 'Em Kel: FGCU seniors have changed the program forever

Give ‘Em Kel: FGCU seniors have changed the program forever

March 31, 2016

Well this is it. Tonight is the last time the seniors of the FGCU women’s basketball team will walk across the floor of Alico Arena for tipoff. It’s bittersweet. Tonight, FGCU will face Michigan...

Men’s Soccer: FGCU products continue to excel in pro life

March 30, 2016

Former FGCU players on Top Drawer’s “young players to watch” list Former FGCU goalkeeper Nathan Ingham was listed as one of Top Drawer Soccer’s list of young players to watch in the National American...

Men’s soccer: Guillen to make debut, Saravia plays WC qualifier

March 26, 2016

Saravia plays full 90 minutes in win over US in World Cup qualifier Former FGCU men's soccer captain Rodrigo Saravia took a break from life in professional American soccer to go back to his roots in Guatemala....

Give ‘Em Kel: FGCU women deserved an NCAA bid

March 24, 2016

There's no reason FGCU shouldn't have earned an at-large bid into the women's NCAA Tournament.   Two weeks ago FGCU, the No. 26-ranked team in the nation, didn't earn the conference’s automatic bid...

Men’s soccer assistant leaves for Toronto FC, joins former FGCU assistant

March 23, 2016

FGCU men's soccer assistant coach Phil Boerger will be leave the Eagles to join another former FGCU assistant coach with Major League Soccer club Toronto FC. Boerger, who joined the coaching staff in April...

Sunset Music Festival announces Jack Ü, Chainsmokers to headline 2016 festival

March 22, 2016

Coming into its fourth year, Sunset Music Festival announced its lineup for its highly anticipated Memorial Day weekend festival in Tampa on Tuesday morning. The lineup features big names to headline the...

March Madness: Is Middle Tennessee the new FGCU?

March 19, 2016

This year’s Cinderella story looks a little familiar. After bowing out of the NCAA tournament and media spotlight, glimmers of Florida Gulf Coast remain in the Big Dance. Prior to FGCU’s Sweet Sixteen...

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