Sophomore forward Colby Burdette scored in the second half and in overtime to lift FIU to a 2-1 overtime win against Illinois-Chicago. After their 2-0 road trip, the FIU men sit at 5-0.
None of the previous players were born the last time FIU won its first quintet of games. Most of the buildings on the Mitch Maidique Campus weren't built. The brand new building on campus was Sunblazer Arena.
The year: 1987, FIU's first season in Division I.
And this was the most talked about movie scene of the year...
The women bombed Idaho Sunday evening 6-0, pushing them to 3-2-1. No, they didn't get two field goals after intercepting tipped Ryan Tannehill passes.
Junior Chelsea Leiva pumped in her first career hat trick and threw in an assist on Johanna Volz's goal. Sophomores Volz, Scarlett Montoya and Nikki Rios scored while freshman Madlen Weinhardt picked up three assists.
Goalkeeper Kaitlyn Savage made six saves for her third shutout of the season.
Camp Mitch sources say senior linebacker Alex Robinson, a big part of FIU's special teams, could be out for next week's game at Central Florida, but running back Kedrick Rhodes should be OK to run against UCF.