Barry’s Barrage of Threes Overwhelms Panthers

Derek Murphy led the Panthers with 16 points, while Darius Wright finished with 13 off the bench. Trey Schaneville hit three triples in the first half as the Panthers tried to claw their way back. He ended the day with nine points.   Florida Tech’s bench outscored Barry 39-33, but the Bucs controlled everything else, […]

Panthers Comeback Effort Comes Up Short

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team erased a 13-point Barry lead on Sunday, only to stumble late and lose 64-55 to the Bucs in a Sunshine State Conference clash. The Panthers (4-7-0-3 SSC) got 12 points from Fanny Hakanson, who was the only double-digit scorer for the Crimson and Grey. Florida Tech was 22-of-60 from […]

Tiffin Holds Off Furious FIT Comeback

Despite a 16-0 run late in the game Wednesday, the Florida Tech Panthers lost 78-74 to the Tiffin Dragons, in the final game of the 2018 Florida Tech Winter Classic.  Panthers Head Coach Billy Mims sat down with his daughter Courtney, following the game for his postgame interview. Courtney was the color commentator on the […]

Hakanson Beats the Buzzer in Panthers Win

Fanny Hakanson made some moves on the perimeter and got past the Texas Woman’s University defense in time to lay one up and score with 0.8 left in regulation Wednesday, giving the Florida Tech Panthers a 59-58 win in the Tampa Holiday Classic.  Hakanson, a sophomore, was 4-of-10 from the field in this game for […]

Panthers Dominate Columbia International

The Florida Tech Panthers returned from a 10-day hiatus and took down the visiting Columbia International Rams, 96-82 in their opening game of the Florida Tech Winter Classic on Tuesday.  Antonis Pefanis filled up the stat sheet with 26 points, nine rebounds, five steals and three assists. He led a potent Panthers offense that saw […]

Panthers Top Findlay in Tampa Holiday Classic

The Florida Tech Panther women snapped a six-game losing streak on Tuesday, downing the Findlay Oilers 65-59 in game one of the Tampa Holiday Classic at the Bob Martinez Athletic Center  After not having a player score in double-figures in their last game at home against Tampa, the Panthers had three accomplish the feat Tuesday. […]

Panthers Trounced by Tampa

The Florida Tech men’s basketball team was on the wrong side of history Saturday night as they lost 99-69 to the Tampa Spartans at the Clemente Center. The victory was number 700 in the win column for Tampa coach Richard Schmidt, who is in his 36th year with the program.  “I gave him the game […]

Tampa Topples Tech in SSC Clash

It was a rough day at the office for the Florida Tech women Saturday, as they watched the Tampa Spartans pull away in the second half and go home with a 57-42 victory at the Clemente Center. “Tampa shot 49 percent from the floor and we shot 35 percent from the floor,” said Panthers head […]

Eckerd Snaps Panthers Win Streak

The Eckerd Tritons put an end to Florida Tech’s five-game winning streak Saturday, with an emphatic 84-63 win at the Clemente Center. It was a statement game from the Tritons who won the conference last season and went to the Sweet 16. “Their supposed to be one of the best teams in the league and […]

Eckerd Beats FIT in Women’s Conference Opener

Eckerd had four players in double figures Saturday, as they handled Florida Tech 65-56 in the opening game of conference play at the Clemente Center. Florida Tech shot 17-for-49 for the game, equating to 34.7 percent from the field. They were 17-of-25 from the charity stripe, converting a dismal 68 percent. On the flip side, […]