Strong Fourth Quarter Leads Fighting Knights Over Panthers

Florida Tech turned the ball over 23 times against Lynn on Saturday, and that was too much to overcome as the Panthers fell 66-58 in a Sunshine State Conference women’s game at the Clemente Center. “I don’t think we played with enough spirit and enough emotion,” said Panthers head coach John Reynolds. “Are you gonna […]

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 […]

Panther Women Sink Sailfish

It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t easy, but the Florida Tech women’s basketball team picked up their first conference victory on Thursday, beating Palm Beach Atlantic 64-60 at the Clemente Center. Fanny Hakanson’s three-point play with 43.6 left in regulation gave the Panthers a 62-60 lead, and November Morton salted it away moments later from […]

Panthers Topple Oaks at Clemente Center

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team picked up a non-conference victory on Saturday, taking down the Mighty Oaks of Oakland City Indiana, 78-51 at the Clemente Center. “I thought we were just so much faster today,” said Panthers head coach John Reynolds. “We shot almost 48 percent as a team and I knew if we […]

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 Pounce on Puerto Rico-Bayamon

The Florida Tech Classic tipped off Friday afternoon with the Panthers picking up an 80-56 win over Puerto Rico-Bayamon. “Give Bayamon credit, they never go away. They play like that score is tied the whole game,” said Panthers coach John Reynolds. “A lot of credit to them, I appreciated that type of competition today.” Florida […]

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 […]

Benedict Bum-Rushes Panthers in Opener

The Florida Tech Men’s basketball season got off to a rough start Friday night, as the Benedict College Tigers came away with a 92-75 victory over the Panthers in the South Region Tip-off Challenge in Montgomery, Alabama. Sesan Russell, who made such a big impact when he joined the Panthers after Christmas break last year, […]