FIU announced a three-year deal with Ocean Bank, a major donor to the College of Business, for its field to be called Ocean Bank Field at FIU Stadium. It officially ends after three years what was to be a five-year contract with businessman David Alfonso, whose deal with the FIU Foundation led to the field being called Alfonso Field from 2011-13.
• Junior cornerbackJeremiah McKinnon
took first-team snaps and had an interception during Wednesday’s practice. Also, freshman wide receiverDennis Turner
(Fort Lauderdale Dillard High) got some first-team reps with junior quarterbackE.J. Hilliard.