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Palm Bay-based Larsen Motorsports and Florida Institute of Technology jet dragster driver Elaine Larsen will be featured on the July 13 episode of Jay Leno’s Garage, the television show from the former Tonight Show host and well-known automobile enthusiast.

Panthers Receive Bid to NCAA South Region Tournament, Face Benedict in First Round

GSC Championship and NCAA Playoff bids are up for grabs when Florida Tech Football journeys to No. 18 Valdosta State in the "ESPN3 D-II Football Game of the Week." 3:00 p.m. ET with pregame starting at 2:30 followed by play by play coverage on your radio home of the Panthers, and streaming live at

Florida Tech President and CEO Dr. Anthony J. Catanese (right) and Athletics Director Bill Jurgens (left) with a couple survivors at Panther Football's 2014 Breast Cancer Awareness Game.
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In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Florida Tech Athletics will be hosting a Breast Cancer Awareness Day during its various home events this Saturday, Oct. 10. All fans are encouraged to wear pink.

Each year it is estimated that over 220,000 women and 2,150 men in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer. As a result, many of those on campus have been affected either directly or indirectly. Come Saturday, the Panthers would like to recognize both survivors and fighters who are able to attend one of three home games scheduled this weekend:

WFIT 89.5 FM will continue as the radio home of Florida Tech football as all 11 Panther games in 2015 will be broadcasted on the on-campus radio station. Not only will fans be able to listen to the Panthers on the radio dial, each broadcast will also be available at and through the TuneIn radio app.