Defense can win championships, even in Dunk City. Or so FGCU still hopes. Whether it’s time for a new or possibly secondary nickname – perhaps the Coquina Curtain, the Palmetto Brigade or maybe Talons Out – FGCU’s season-long emphasis on defense under first-year coach Joe Dooley has carried it within one win of a coveted return to the Big Dance.
- Mar. 6, 2014