Florida Atlantic Rumors & News

  • Jovon Durante leaves West Virginia, transferring to FAU

    SI "Speedy WR Jovon Durante is transferring from West Virginia. The former four-star recruit from Miami is going to FAU and playing for Lane Kiffin’s program, he announced on Twitter Saturday. Durante will have to sit out the 2017 season per NCAA transfer rules. Durante had not been in camp with..." August 19

  • Lane Kiffin says he's learned from mistakes and is ready to go at Florida Atlantic

    USA Today "Wearing a summer suit and a subdued expression, Lane Kiffin pronounced himself ready for the fall. No, not that kind. Autumn. Kickoff. During an appearance Thursday at Conference USA media days, Florida Atlantic’s new head coach said he has learned from past mistakes, as well as from his time..." July 20

  • Tee Martin's 13-Year-Old Son QB Won't Commit to Lane Kiffin ... Yet

    TMZ "Tee Martin tells TMZ Sports he's "extremely proud" that his 13-year-old son already got a football scholarship offer from FAU coach Lane Kiffin ... but the QB prodigy ain't ready to commit yet. We spoke with Tee who says he's convinced his son, Kaden Martin, is way better than he ever was ......" May 16

  • Lane Kiffin offers scholarship to Tee Martin’s 13-year-old son

    Larry Brown Sports "When it comes to handing out scholarships, Lane Kiffin’s motto clearly is that you can never be too early on a prospect. The Florida Atlantic head coach has offered a scholarship to Kaden Martin, the 13-year-old son of former Tennessee quarterback, Tee Martin, according to a report. FOX..." May 15

  • Ed Orgeron: Lane Kiffin was headed to LSU as OC before FAU hired him

    CBS Sports "The reunion of Ed Orgeron and Lane Kiffin was going to happen, and then FAU came calling with an offer to make Kiffin the next head coach of the Owls. Kiffin and Orgeron were assistants together on Pete Carroll's USC staff, then reunited at Tennessee when Kiffin was named the Vols' head coach...." May 06

  • Lane Kiffin blows people’s minds with tweet about tomato smoothies

    Larry Brown Sports "Lane Kiffin isn’t just a head football coach again. He also fancies himself a philosopher, apparently. On Thursday, Kiffin took to Twitter to share some thoughts about tomatoes. While commonly referred to as a vegetable, tomatoes are actually members of the fruit family. With that in mind,..." May 04

  • Lane Kiffin on Nick Saban: 'I'm not really big on humiliating assistant coaches'

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Lane Kiffin has been the head coach at Florida Atlantic for four months, but that hasn't stopped him from talking about Alabama coach — and former employer — Nick Saban. Kiffin, during a Wednesday interview with SiriusXM College Sports Nation, was asked whether he would talk to his assistants..." April 19