The issue of the new practice field placement possibly eliminating the Nature Preserve apparently will be dealt with at a special Tuesday meeting of the FIU Faculty Senate. Sources at FIU say the location got changed from the original site, Lot 7 between The Fieldhouse and the art building, over cost.
This year's FIU Athletics golf outing will be at Turnberry Isle Resort instead of Trump National Doral.
Florida Atlantic football players yelling crude, foul language insults at FIU men's basketball players (and team manager) going to the bus last Saturday at FAU Arena...not sure why some of The Not-So-Fabulous Boca Boys would talk foul mess to a hoops team that just beat the Owls; would talk foul mess to the team manager; would talk foul mess about FIU's football team when they themselves went 3-9 (with a win against FIU); or would talk foul mess if they were actually raised by someone.
As part of an overall redistribution of personnel resources at The Herald, I'll be moving off this beat, out of Sports and over to being a general assignment reporter on the News Desk.