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Isiah Thomas' dueling records

Fired FIU coach made gains in the classroom, if not on the court

Originally Published: April 17, 2012
By Ric Bucher | ESPN.com

If there wasn't much outcry from the general public or the basketball establishment when Isiah Thomas was abruptly dismissed by Florida International University as its head basketball coach, it's because of the Panthers' record for the past three years: 26-65.

That external silence, however, is in direct contrast to the loud protests from his players and others close to the program because of another record: 11-2. That's Thomas' success rate for graduating players over the past ...

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