Athletics to fund buses for students to FIU game

Athletics to fund buses for students to FIU game

Ryan Lynch, Contributing Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

The Athletic Department, in partnership with FAU’s Student Government, is set to fund five buses for students to attend the football game at Florida International University on Oct. 2. The cost of the FIU buses to the Athletic Department will be determined by the amount of tickets purchased by students.... Read more »

Gallery: FAU v. UTSA

Gallery: FAU v. UTSA

Michelle Friswell, Ryan Murphy, Tim Murphy, Wesley Wright, and Max Jackson
September 28, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Story here: bit.ly/YuR9t7

FAU earns 41-37 comeback win over UTSA

FAU earns 41-37 comeback win over UTSA

Rodolphe Ganthier, Ryan Lynch
September 27, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Though the opponent was different, the FAU offense started the game the same way they finished the previous one -- a fumble on the very first play of the game by Jaquez Johnson. Head coach Charlie Partridge took Johnson aside after the fumble and tried to steady him. “Quez is a darn good football... Read more »

FAU loses 20-19 to Wyoming on late field goal

FAU loses 20-19 to Wyoming on late field goal

Wesley Wright, Sports Editor
September 20, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

New coach, same result. A 20-19 loss to Wyoming dropped the FAU Owls to 1-3 this season, identical to where the team was at this time last year under now-departed coach Carl Pelini. Wyoming... Read more »

Old Dogs: With just one season left, FAU football seniors reflect on their careers.

Old Dogs: With just one season left, FAU football seniors reflect on their careers.

Wesley Wright, Sports Editor
September 18, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Andrae Kirk’s family has seen almost every football game that he played during his time at FAU. A Miami native, Kirk chose the school chiefly because he relished the opportunity to stay close to home, near his family. ... Read more »

More than Meets the Eye: 2014 Game Predictions

More than Meets the Eye: 2014 Game Predictions

Wesley Wright, Sports Editor
September 16, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Aug. 30 at Nebraska-- The University of Nebraska is paying FAU a handsome fee of $1 million for this early-season game, a tune-up of sorts. Since Bo Pelini is still the head coach at UN,  this game would be a Pelini v. Pelini affair if former FAU... Read more »

Gallery: FAU vs Tulsa

Gallery: FAU vs Tulsa

Kiki Baxter, Anastasia Kovtunenko, Sabrina Martinez, Max Jackson, Ryan Murphy, and Michelle Friswell
September 14, 2014
Filed under Football, Galleries, Sports, Top Stories

For the full story click here! From the tailgate:   ... Read more »

FAU Football soundly defeats Tulsa in home opener

FAU Football soundly defeats Tulsa in home opener

Rodolphe Ganthier, Contributor
September 13, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

After two blowout losses to begin the season, head football coach Charlie Partridge finally experienced what it feels like to have the better team. His Owls (1-2) defeated the University of Tulsa 50-14 in the FAU home opener on Sept. 13. A 21-yard field goal by starting kicker Greg Joseph broke the... Read more »

Gallery: FAU vs Stetson

Gallery: FAU vs Stetson

Ryan Murphy, Netanya Walton, and Anastasia Kovtunenko
September 10, 2014
Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

FAU Men's Soccer tied 1-1 with Stetson on Sept. 7. Neither team could separate from the other after Stetson tied the game in the seventy first minute. Even in exhausting all twenty minutes of stoppage time, neither team could separate from the other after Stetson tied the game in the seventy first minute. Ryan... Read more »

Gallery: FAU vs Alabama

Gallery: FAU vs Alabama

Max Jackson, Kiki Baxter, Sabrina Martinez, and Tim Murphy
September 8, 2014
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For the full story on FAU vs Alabama, visit here. ... Read more »

FAU held scoreless against Alabama, lose second consecutive game

FAU held scoreless against Alabama, lose second consecutive game

Wesley Wright, Sports Editor
September 6, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Tuscaloosa, Ala. -- Last season, a collarbone injury held starting quarterback Jaquez Johnson out of a game versus Rice University. In his place, Greg Hankerson led the Owls to what looked like an almost inevitable win over Rice before falling apart down the stretch. His two turnovers... Read more »

Former FAU baseball player RJ Alvarez called up by Padres

Former FAU baseball player RJ Alvarez called up by Padres

Wesley Wright, Sports Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Top Stories

With a simple phone call, the San Diego Padres changed the life of former FAU pitcher RJ Alvarez, calling the Royal Palm Beach native up to join Major League Baseball. Alvarez joins a Padres pitching rotation that has yet to find a viable fifth option in the bullpen. Plenty of young players get their... Read more »