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New schedule highlighted by road tests

This season, FIU men’s basketball schedule is daunting. Going against five postseason teams from a year ago, the Panthers will face the tough task of rebuilding an 8-21 record from last year.

Ferguson declares for the NBA Draft

Dominique Ferguson has had enough with FIU, and has decided to enter the 2012 NBA draft and forgo his last two seasons of collegiate ball. This announcement coming less than a month after his former head coach Isiah Thomas was released from his contract.

Richard Pitino introduced as basketball coach

After an up and down week within the men’s basketball program with the firing of Isiah Thomas, it appears that the Executive Director of Sports and Entertainment Pete Garcia has found his new coach.

FIU fires Isiah Thomas

An emotional Isiah Thomas sat outside the FIU basketball facility handing hugs to his former players. Thomas informed his team that he would no longer be part of the program.