Governor Rick Scott &
Al Jazeera America at FGCU MBB Game
Florida Governor Rick Scott was a guest in FGCU President Wilson Bradshaw’s suite Saturday afternoon for the Eagles’ 83-51 victory over Samford that snapped a three-game losing streak for the men’s team
Al Jazeera America, launched in August in New York and a division of the Middle Eastern-based international news organization, also wrapped up two days of work on campus Saturday updating the progress of last season’s NCAA tournament darlings.
“We’ve been to the World Series. We’ve been to NFL games.” said Bernie Ritter, a senior sports producer for Al Jazeera America after 10 years at ESPN.