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- The Panthers practiced in the blustery mid-40s Tuesday morning, but that didn't stop Mario Cristobal, a Miami native, from wearing shorts -- although he quickly thought better of it. "If I would have gone back inside and come back out in pants, I would have never heard the end of it from the players,'' Cristobal said.
- Safety Marquis Rolle suffered an MCL sprain in FIU's regular-season-ending loss to Middle Tennessee, but coaches are optimistic he will play in the bowl game.
- Signing Day for high schoolers isn't until Feb. 2, but FIU hopes to make some recruiting noise Wednesday, when junior college players can make official their intentions to transfer.