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, […]

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 […]

Second-Half Surge Keeps Panthers Win Streak Alive

The Florida Tech Panthers used a 50-point second half to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat on Tuesday, taking down Flagler 76-73 in a non-conference battle, resulting in the Panthers fifth straight victory. Panthers coach Billy Mims earned his 200th win on Saturday and it took him three days to get 201. Current Sunshine […]

Panthers Win Thanksgiving Tournament Title

The Florida Tech Panthers had all five starters in double figures Saturday, beating Concordia St. Paul 95-89 in the Championship game of the annual Florida Tech Thanksgiving tournament. This was the fifth consecutive title game win for the Panthers in this tournament. The Panthers (4-1) handed both Puerto Rico Bayamon and Concordia their first loss […]

Fourth Quarter Struggles Sink Panthers

Florida Tech gave the sixth-ranked Alaska Anchorage Seawolves all they could handle on Friday, but in the end, the host team held on for a 66-56 in the nightcap of day one of the DII Coast to Coast Classic in Anchorage Alaska. The Panthers shot well in the first half, going 11-for-25 from the field (44 […]

Stellar First Half Carries Panthers

Four players scored in double figures on Tuesday as the Florida Tech men used a big first half to propel them to an 80-67 win over Puerto Rico Mayaguez in their final game before the Thanksgiving break. R.J. Coil led the Panthers with 19 points, despite picking up his third foul 14 seconds into the […]

Flagler Escapes with Win Over Florida Tech

The Flagler Saints got a late three and a couple late free-throws, helping them beat the Florida Tech women 56-53 Saturday in the Florida Tech Classic at the Clemente Center. The Panthers struggled from the floor, shooting 20-of-52 (38.5 percent). They were 4-of-14 (28.6 percent from beyond the arc. The Saints shot 32.7 percent from […]

Bears Claw Past Panthers in Florida Tech Classic Opener

The Florida Tech Panthers saw a fourth-quarter comeback fall short Friday in a 67-59 loss to the New York Institute of Technology Bears in the opening round of the Florida Tech Classic. The game tipped off at 10:00 a.m. as the Panthers welcomed school kids from around the area for Education Day at the Charles […]

Panthers Bounce Back in Win Over Benedict

The Florida Tech men’s basketball team rebounded from their opening night loss to Auburn-Montgomery in a big way Saturday, taking down the Benedict Tigers 91-77 in the final game of the NCAA South Region Tip-Off Challenge at the Clemente Center. “I thought it was a total team effort tonight,” said Panthers coach Billy Mims. “We […]

Florida Tech Trounces Claflin in Opener

The Florida Tech Panthers couldn’t have drawn it up any better on Friday night, coming away with a dominating 82-35 win over the Claflin Panthers in the opening game of the SSC-SIAC Challenge, in Tampa, Florida. Four Florida Tech players finished in double figures, led by November Morton‘s 16 points. Gracie Doane finished with 14, […]