An abrupt end to the season for the Golden Panthers, who lost to North Texas 2-1 in the Sun Belt Conference tournament Thursday.
That, combined with a 1-0 loss to ULM Wednesday, is most likely all she wrote on the 2010 campaign.
The NCAA has never given two tournament bids to SBC teams, according to Beth McClendon, and won't likely change that for a team bounced without winning a game in its conference showcase.
FIU's pitching was just fine, allowing just the three runs in 14 innings. It was the bats that failed the Golden Panthers. Now it's up to the baseball team to keep any spring postseason hope alive for FIU, whose tennis team was also left out of its championship tournament.