Panthers Beat PBA, Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

Header pic credit: Florida Tech Athletics Florida Tech beat Palm Beach Atlantic in a Sunshine State Conference men’s basketball game on Wednesday. Scoring a crucial 76-64 victory at the Clemente Center. It was the Panthers’ third win in four games, which gives them an outside shot at the SSC Tournament going into Saturday’s regular-season finale. […]

Upset-Minded Panthers Take Tampa to Limit

Header pic: Sesan Russell – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics The Florida Tech men’s basketball team erased a 16-point deficit on Saturday before falling 74-72 in overtime to the Tampa Spartans at Bob Martinez Center. Sesan Russell (26 points, nine rebounds), and Sean Houpt (22 points seven rebounds) were the only Panthers in double figures. Max […]

Panthers Stun No. 25 Barry in SSC Clash

Header pic: Sean Houpt – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics The Florida Tech Panthers pulled off a huge upset Wednesday night, beating the 25th-ranked team in the country in the Barry Buccaneers 70-67 at the Clemente Center in Melbourne. Barry (16-6, 11-6 SSC) averages 92 points a game this season and the 67 they scored against […]

Starters Propel Panthers Past Lynn

Pic credit: Florida Tech Athletics The Florida Tech men’s basketball team got their first win since December 19 on Saturday, beating Lynn 84-78 in Boca Raton. “I expected it to be that kind of game because every game in the SSC is tough,” said Panthers head coach Billy Mims by phone after the game. “It […]

Nova Keeps Perfect Record Intact Against Panthers

The No. 2 ranked Nova Southeastern Sharks played like it on Saturday, beating Florida Tech 115-58 at the Clemente Center. Turnovers and a smothering NSU defense were the difference in this one, as the Panthers played well for the first 11 minutes or so, and then the Sharks took over. The Panthers turned the ball […]

Florida Tech Struggles Against Lynn

It was a rough day at the Clemente Center for the Florida Tech men’s basketball team on Saturday. The Panthers lost to the fighting Knights 84-68 in a Sunshine State Conference clash. “Lynn beat us on every position on the floor today,” said Panthers coach Billy Mims in his postgame interview. “We couldn’t defend, we […]

Spartans Spoil Panthers Return

Header pic: Runako Ziegler – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics After a 19-day layoff due to the Christmas break and Covid protocols, the Florida Tech basketball team returned to the court Saturday, hosting the Tampa Spartans. Things did not go well, with the Spartans rolling to a 92-72 Sunshine State Conference victory at the Clemente Center. […]

Panthers Win Big Over Tars in SSC Battle

Header Pic: Sean Houpt – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics The Florida Tech men’s basketball team won their eighth straight game on Saturday, beating the Rollins College Tars 92-77 at the Alfond Sports Center in Winter Park. The Panthers (8-1, 3-0 SSC) had one of those days you wish you could bottle. They were 31-of-61 from […]

Panthers Topple Mocs’ in SSC Clash

Header Pic: Sean Houpt – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics The Florida Tech Panthers (7-1, 2-0 SSC) won their seventh straight game on Wednesday, beating the Florida Southern Moccasins 85-80 in a Sunshine State Conference men’s basketball game at the Clemente Center. Mekhii Noble had a double-double in every game this season coming into this one […]

Florida Tech Rolls to Thanksgiving Tourney Title

Header pic: Sesan Russell – Credit: Florida Tech Athletics Sesan Russell topped Friday’s 32-point performance against Morris College with a 35-point game on Saturday, leading the Florida Tech Panthers to a 110-74 victory over Puerto Rico-Bayamon in the championship game of the Florida Tech Thanksgiving Tournament. It was the second time this week that Florida […]