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FIU Gets Much Needed Playmakers In Early NSD

When Florida International University began playing football in the early 2000’s, the objective was to one day tap into what the University of Miami had been doing for decades. 561 more words


Temple beats Florida International to win Gasparilla Bowl

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Geoff Collins has lofty expectations for Temple.

“The future is bright,” the first-year coach said after Frank Nutile threw for 254 yards and a touchdown to lead the Owls to a 28-3 victory over Florida International in the Gasparilla Bowl on Thursday night. 926 more words

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CFT Previews: Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl

WHO: Temple (6-6) vs. FIU (8-4)
WHAT: The 10th Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl
WHEN: 8:00 p.m. ET on ESPN
WHERE: Tropicana Field, Saint Petersburg, FL… 276 more words

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Gasparilla Bowl preview: Florida International vs. Temple

Sizing up the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl between Florida International (8-4) and Temple (6-6):

Time, TV: Dec. 21, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN

Site: Tropicana Field, St. 557 more words

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FIU-Temple: No Distractions This Time

For the third-straight year, Temple will enter its bowl game as a favorite.

When the Owls take the field in a week and a night at Tropicana Stadium (8 p.m., ESPN), they will be a touchdown favorite over a Florida International team that has two more wins than they do. 352 more words

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FIU-Temple: A Test of The Hiring Method

There is no written hiring test when evaluating future Temple football head coaches, post-Geoff Collins Era, only an outline of “types” in this current convoluted system, a copy of which should be emailed to every Group of 5 athletic director. 493 more words

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