Sailfish Score SSC Victory Over Panthers

The Palm Beach Atlantic Sailfish (6-2, 1-1 SSC) scored the last four points of the game at the free-throw line Thursday night, holding on to beat the Florida Tech Panthers 74-69 at the Clemente Center. Sesan Russell led all scorers with 25 points, and Derek Murphy poured in 17, and Nieja Jordan scored eight and […]

Panthers Pounce on Wildcats for Second Straight Win

The Florida Tech Panthers picked up their second consecutive home win on Saturday, beating the Johnson & Wales Wildcats 90-68. This after an 89-71 win over Division III LaGrange on Friday. “Coach and I were talking about it and he mentioned after the game, what a difference a day makes,” said Panthers assistant coach Joey […]

Panthers Scorch Suns for First Win

  After a tough opening weekend in Alabama that saw them lose two games, the Florida Tech Panthers came home on Thursday and rolled over the Johnson Suns, 111-71, picking up their first win of the season. “It was a good effort all around,” said Panthers head coach Billy Mims. I am proud of these […]

Panthers Falter Against AUM

Despite four players in double figures, the Florida Tech Panthers (0-2) dropped their second game in a row Saturday, losing to host Auburn-Montgomery 88-84 during the final day of the South Region Tip-off. With Derek Murphy missing his second consecutive game, the Panthers had to rely on youngsters to pick up the slack, and they […]

Schaneville Kicks Panthers to Double OT Win Over NGU

  Florida Tech kicker Trey Schaneville etched his name in the record books on Saturday, as he kicked a 23-yard field goal in double overtime to beat the North Greenville Crusaders 17-14 and snap the Panthers five-game losing streak. “Trey Schaneville beats himself up about missed kicks and maybe hasn’t had the season this year […]

Florida Tech Falls in Season Opener

A scoring drought that lasted 2:59 in the fourth quarter was the deciding factor as the Florida Tech women dropped their season opener to West Georgia on Friday, 75-69 at the SSC/GSC Challenge in Tampa. Senior forward Aniquah Swan led the Panthers with 22 points, and sophomore guard November Morton had 13. Junior guard Fanny […]

Panthers Lose to Fort Valley State

Steve Englehart Postgame Interview Courtesy of 321Sportscast   The upset-minded Fort Valley State Wildcats scored with 4:49 left in regulation Saturday and hung on to beat Florida Tech 33-29 at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. “We didn’t do the little things right,” said Panthers coach Steve Englehart. “We had penalties; we had missed assignments. I don’t […]

Panthers Pummel Wolves in Home Opener

The Florida Tech Panthers scored on their second play from scrimmage Saturday and they never took their foot off the gas, beating West Georgia 44-10 at Florida Tech Panther Stadium. Quarterback Mike Diliello made his second start in place of injured starter Trent Chmelik, and all he did was pass for 197 yards, and rush […]

Panthers Hold Off Newberry For Second Win

It took a stop by Daniel Welch on a two-point conversion attempt for the Panthers to win last week at Savannah State. This week it took a knocked down Hail Mary pass by Ty Cromwell for the Panthers to escape with a 30-28 win at Newberry on Saturday afternoon. “I told them to embrace who […]

Panthers Advance to Regional Title Game

The fourth-ranked Florida Tech Panthers pulled off another big win on Friday, beating the 16th-ranked Alabama-Huntsville Chargers 6-4 in game three of the NCAA Division II South Region 2 Tournament. “This game was a battle,” said Panthers head coach Val Silvestrini. “That’s one of the best offenses we’ve faced all year. I’m really proud of […]