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Susan Evans recalls 30-year-old memories after announcing her departure from FGCU

Susan Evans recalls 30-year-old memories after announcing her departure from FGCU

March 18, 2021

With Florida Gulf Coast University’s walls growing higher by the day, it is sometimes hard to see how the school was originally a plot of wilderness, cows, and wild hogs. Susan Evans, FGCU’s vice...

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...

Whitney Knight signs overseas to play in Russia with Spartak

September 29, 2016

Exactly one month ago it was announced that former FGCU women’s basketball standout Whitney Knight was waived by the LA Sparks. Now, Knight can let out a sigh of relief as she has signed to play in Russia...

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FGCU men’s basketball announces 2016 opponents

September 8, 2016

Thursday morning, the FGCU athletic director, Ken Kavanagh, announced that the FGCU men’s basketball team will face UT Arlington in the team’s home opener, as well as Big Ten Conference heavyweight,...

Men’s basketball players, Reid and Tucker charged for pot possession early July

August 23, 2016

Sophomores Reggie Reid and Rayjon Tucker, players on the FGCU men’s basketball team, have been charged with marijuana possession. According to a police report obtained by the Fort Myers News-Press,...

FGCU mens basketball expands to the bahamas

Dunk City expands its horizons to the Bahamas

August 17, 2016

After a year where the Eagles captured an Atlantic Sun tournament title and a win in the NCAA tournament, the FGCU men’s basketball team traveled to the Bahamas for a little team bonding and basketball...

Bernard Thompson signs with Germany

Men’s basketball alumnus Bernard Thompson signs overseas with Germany

August 2, 2016

Former FGCU shooting guard Bernard Thompson, 23, signed with Germany's MLP Academics Heidelberg and will be considered as a starter on the team. "I thought this was the best place, a good stop for me...

Upset City: FGCU students anxiously await tonight’s game in hopes of another NCAA tournament win

Upset City: FGCU students anxiously await tonight’s game in hopes of another NCAA tournament win

March 17, 2016

An influx of blue and green merchandise has been displayed in our bookstore, and our Facebook feeds seem to be flooded with basketball related posts and articles. Students all over campus can be seen wearing...

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.

Fans can show their school pride with the Facebook temporary profile photos for March Madness. EN Photo)

Share your FGCU pride with Facebook’s March Madness profile frames

March 12, 2016

Let all your friends and family know that the Eagles are going dancing with Facebook’s new customizable profile frames. Following FB’s creative and colorful filters for “Pray for Paris” and the...

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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...

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