Found April 06, 2012 on Online Sports Guys:
Can anything that starts like this really end all that well...???((HT: Premiere Radio Networks/youtube))Florida International went 26-65 in three seasons under Zeke's leadership, and the Golden Panthers never won more than 11 games in any of his head coaching seasons...FIU director of sports and entertainment Pete Garcia said the school has "decided to take the program in a different direction."Or, more accurately, "we fired him..."Thomas signed a five-year deal taking no salary for his first season, but one where he would get half of the gross... That worked out well...Let's see... the CBA, the Knicks... is there any place that the HQ missed...???Who's next...???
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Isiah Thomas was canned by Florida International University on Friday after three unsuccessful seasons leading the Golden Panthers basketball team. Thomas went 26-65 in his three seasons as FIU’s coach and did even worse than his predecessor, Sergio Rouco, whose teams went 34-57 in his final three seasons. Worst part of all? Isiah says this is the first time he’s been fired...
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