Englehart Speaks Out After Football Program Axed

Monday, May 11 was a dark day in Florida Tech history. Not just in the history of sports at Florida Tech, but for the entire college. President T. Dwayne McCay announced the decision to eliminate the football program, founded in 2011. The same football program that produced 18-All Americans, had an overall record of 44-35 […]

Gridiron Lowdown – 9/29/16

The Florida Tech Football team is coming off a big win over Division I FCS opponent Presbyterian on Saturday, coming away with a 28-7 victory. “Our game plan going in was to hit some big plays on them,” said head coach Steve Englehart. “We didn’t know if we could consistently drive the ball. Our first drive we […]

Panthers Dominate Shorter, 40-0

For the second consecutive week, Florida Tech Football team pitched a shutout, beating the Shorter Hawks 40-0 in Rome Georgia., as they improved to 3-0 to start the 2016 season. It was a record-setting night for the Crimson and Gray, as they won their second consecutive Gulf South Conference game and are now 2-0 in […]

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 […]

Panthers Lose to West Alabama at the Horn

Steve Englehart postgame press conference courtesy of 321Sportscast Tre Jackson’s 33-yard field goal as the clock went to triple zeros gave the West Alabama Tigers a 13-10 victory over the Florida Tech Panthers in Melbourne. The loss dropped the Panthers to 3-6 overall and 1-5 in the Gulf South Conference. Florida Tech got off to […]

Choctaws Run Away from Florida Tech

  The Mississippi College Choctaws earned their first win over the Florida Tech Panthers on Saturday, beating the Panthers 34-14 at Robinson-Hale Stadium. The loss evened the Panthers record at 3-3. They are 1-2 in the Gulf South Conference. “If you take off the first series and the last series where they just ran out […]

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 […]

Despite Record-Setting Performances, Panthers Fall to DSU

The Florida Tech Panthers suffered their first loss of the season Saturday night, as the Delta State defense shut the Panthers down in the last minute and a half, en route to a 30-28 home victory over the Panthers. “Unfortunately, we couldn’t block their defensive ends there in the last series to try to get […]

Gridiron Lowdown: 2019 Florida Tech Football Preview

The Florida Tech football program made the NCAA playoffs for the second time in 2018, after an 8-4 regular season that included a 5-3 record in the Gulf South Conference. The Panthers playoff run was cut short, as they bowed out in the first round with a 43-21 loss to Lenoir-Rhyne. Panthers coach Steve Englehart […]

Gridiron Lowdown: Playoff Bound

  The Florida Tech football team secured a postseason spot last Saturday with a 55-7 win over Shorter in their regular season finale and set a school record for points in a single game in the process. With the win, the Panthers finished 8-3 overall and 5-3 in the Gulf South Conference. Most of the […]