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Turtle Thomas out as FIU baseball coach

Turtle Thomas reportedly resigned Wednesday after nine seasons as the baseball coach at Florida International University in Miami. FIU went to the NCAA regional tournament three times under Thomas. A long-time assistant coach at Miami, LSU and Arizona State before taking over FIU program in 2007, Thomas went to the College World Series 14 times in his career and signed the likes of Charles Johnson, Alex Fernandez, Joey Cora, Alex Rodriguez and Chipper Jones while with the Miami Hurricanes.

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FIU opens spring football practice

FIU opened spring football practice Monday morning with the roles switched for its offense and defense. In recent years the Panthers defense was the known commodity and strength of the team while the offense was finding its footing. Flip the script for 2016.

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Video: FIU Honors Cindy Russo & Inge Nissen

The two women who built FIU's women's basketball program into a consistent winner got the ceremonial treatment at halftime of Saturday's FIU loss to Rice
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