Panthers Balanced Attack Leads to Win Over Tampa

The Florida Tech Panthers got back over the .500 mark on Wednesday with a very convincing 87-54 victory over the Tampa Spartans at the Clemente Center. Derek Murphy continued his impressive season, compiling a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds. He led a pack of five Panthers in double figures, including Sesan Russell (17), […]

Tampa Proves Too Much for Panthers

The Tampa Spartans got 20 points and 16 rebounds from Dori Nagy and Melijah Sullivan scored 20, as they rolled to a 62-42 victory over the Florida Tech Panthers on Wednesday, at the Clemente Center. “I just thought they played really good defense,” said Panthers coach John Reynolds, speaking of Tampa. “They might be the […]

Murphy Notches Career-High 44 Points in Win Over Eckerd

Derek Murphy was a one-man wrecking crew on Wednesday, as he manhandled the Eckerd Tritons defense, and scoring a career-high 44 points in the Panthers 71-63 win at the Clemente Center. He was the Panthers’ only double-digit scorer and led the team with eight rebounds. Murphy played all 40 minutes and was 15-for-28 from the […]

Eagles Surge Past Panthers in Second Half

For the second straight game the Panthers put up a heck of an effort, and for the second straight game, the Panthers were beaten by a ranked team. After losing to #14 Florida Southern 86-79 on Thursday, Tech gave #20 Embry-Riddle all they wanted in the first half on Saturday, before ultimately dropping a 92-79 […]

Panthers Snap Three-Game Losing Streak with Win Over ERAU

Florida Tech women’s basketball got a big win Saturday afternoon beating host Embry-Riddle 77-62 in a Sunshine State Conference showdown. The win snaps a three-game losing streak and evens the Panthers record at 7-7. The Panthers got the win despite not having the services of their leading scorer Aniquah Swan, who did not play in […]

Panthers Valiant Effort Falls Short Against #14 Florida Southern

Sesan Russell’s 17 points and a double-double from Derek Murphy were not enough Thursday, as the Panthers dropped an 86-79 decision to the 14th-ranked Florida Southern Moccasins at the Clemente Center. Florida Tech shot 37.7 percent (26-for-69) from the floor in this one. That included going 6-for-29 (20.7 percent) from long range. The Mocs went […]

Panthers Start 2020 With Loss to Mocs’

The Florida Tech women’s basketball team struggled offensively on Thursday, as they fell to Florida Southern 72-57 at the Clemente Center. After ending 2019 with a loss to Pittsburg State, the Panthers’ offensive struggles continued Thursday, as they shot 31.7 percent from the floor, going 20-of-63 overall, including 6-of-27 from three-point range (22.2 percent). Cheyenne […]

Schaneville Scores Career-High 17 at Barry

It was a rough night on the court Monday for the Florida Tech basketball team. They lost to Barry 92-72 in Miami Shores. Trey Schaneville was the Panthers leading scorer on this night with a career-high 17 points. Derek Murphy had 14. Sesan Russell added 13. He did hit the deck in the second half, […]

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 […]

Murphy Surpasses 1,000 Career Points in Panthers Win

The Florida Tech Panthers got their first Sunshine State Conference win on Saturday, beating Lynn 88-81 at the Clemente Center. It was a historic night in Panther land, as Derek Murphy scored 23 points, including his 1,000th career point with 8:58 to go in the second half. “His Twitter handle is @grindhardmurph, and that’s what […]