"No tears yet, but maybe in the future."
The Fort Myers school moved up from Division II to the Atlantic Sun Conference back in 2007, then went through a four-year transition period before gaining postseason eligibility.
NOTES: Florida Gulf Coast became the first school from the Atlantic Sun to reach the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16. ... The Eagles are the only undefeated school in NCAA Tournament history (2-0). ... The Eagles had led 21 consecutive games at the half before Sunday. ... Franklin, a 6-foot-5 junior, is one of two players nationally to lead his team in scoring, rebounding, assists and steals.