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Womens Basketball Overcomes Slow Start to Sweep Stetson

Women’s Basketball Overcomes Slow Start to Sweep Stetson

Kevin Rollins, Staff Writer February 29, 2024

On Feb. 24, the FGCU women’s basketball team defeated the 15-13 Stetson Hatters 68-52. This win marks the Eagles’ 17th straight to keep them undefeated in ASUN conference play. The Eagles returned...

Assistant Director of Multimedia Athletic Operations Comes back from Retirement

Assistant Director of Multimedia Athletic Operations Comes back from Retirement

Ty Maranzatto, Contributing Writer February 26, 2024

In Jim Goin’s time away from FGCU, the equipment in the production trailer had scattered around campus, the trailer itself even became a health hazard.  During his short-lived retirement last fall,...

FGCU Extinguishes Drexel Dragons in Homewood Suites Classic

FGCU Extinguishes Drexel Dragons in Homewood Suites Classic

Jeffrey Hrunka, Assistant Sports Editor December 21, 2023

After being off last weekend, FGCU women's basketball returned to Alico Arena for the Homewood Suites Classic. The Eagles have two games over the course of two days against the 4-4 Drexel Dragons and the...

EN Photo by Bret Munson // FGCU basketball freshman Caleb Catto moves down the court at the City of Palms tournament in 2017. Catto is now one of two true freshmen on the FGCU mens basketball team.

The transition to Dunk City: men’s basketball new player profile

October 25, 2018

By Jordyn Matez Sports Editor While FGCU basketball newcomers, freshman Caleb Catto and redshirt senior Schadrac Casimir, are new to the hype around FGCU basketball, they both agree that it’s not too...

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FGCU men’s basketball set to face FAU after six-day game break

December 28, 2016

Going 2-1 before heading into a six-day game break, the FGCU men’s basketball team returns to the hardwood to face FAU on Wednesday, Dec.28. with just two games remaining before the start of Atlantic...

Zach Johnson brings the ball up the floor during 2016 First Four game against FDU. (EN Photo/ Kelli Krebs)

Dunk City returns to Southwest Florida

March 16, 2016

Do you remember where you were when you heard the Eagles made the Sweet Sixteen? Last night, FGCU won its game against Fairleigh Dickinson and qualified for the NCAA tournament. We’re officially in...

FGCU Students Do: March Madness Bracket

March 15, 2016

FGCU students fill out their predictions for this year's NCAA Tournament.

Photo by Linwood Ferguson

Dunk City heads to NCAA tournament after defeating Stetson

March 7, 2016

FGCU has made it back to the Big Dance for the first time since its illustrious 2013 Dunk City run. The Eagles made history in a packed Alico Arena, where they hosted and won the final game of the Atlantic...

Eagles to host UNF in double-header

February 5, 2016

  Women's basketball In its second game of a quick two-game home stand, the FGCU women’s basketball team will host UNF in game one of a doubleheader with men’s basketball. The Ospreys will look...

(Photo by Linwood Ferguson)

FGCU loses close game to Jacksonville after 15-point comeback

February 2, 2016

Facing Jacksonville for the second time in six days, the FGCU men’s basketball team fell on the road 83-80 after overcoming a 15-point deficit. Forward Demetris Morant missed his seventh consecutive...

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FGCU guard Zach Johnson named Atlantic Sun Co-Newcomer of the week

January 18, 2016

Last week, Zack Johnson averaged 17 points and 4.5 assists per game. This week, he’s been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Basketball Co-Newcomer of the Week. The red-shirt freshman shares the...

FGCU guard Zach Johnson drives toward the paint during Saturdays game against USC Upstate. (Photo by Linwood Ferguson)

FGCU men start off conference play 3-0 with win over USC Upstate

January 17, 2016

In game two of an FGCU basketball double-header, a 43-point first half for the men’s basketball team sparked it to a dominating win over USC Upstate, 85-56. For the second-straight game, Demetris Morant...

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