Former head football coach Pelini files defamation lawsuit

Former head  football coach Pelini files defamation lawsuit

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
March 25, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Former FAU head football coach Carl Pelini filed a lawsuit today against his former assistant coach Matt Edwards.The suit alleges that Edwards lied in an affidavit given to the University in November 2013, that accused Pelini of using cocaine and marijuana. Pelini, who vocally denied the statements,... Read more »

Baseball: Pitchers shine in series against Middle Tennessee

Baseball: Pitchers shine in series against Middle Tennessee

Ryan Lynch, Contributing Writer
March 23, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Top Stories

A sick pitcher, extra innings, the first conference losses of the season and strikeouts galore all awaited the no. 19 ranked Florida Atlantic Owls in their three-game series against the Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Blue Raiders. FAU (20-5, 4-2 C-USA) picked up one of three wins in the... Read more »

Wage Wars: A look at the wage gap in athletics

Wage Wars: A look at the wage gap in athletics

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
March 18, 2015
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 Two coaches have the same responsibilities, the same... Read more »

Owls start conference play with weekend sweep of UNC-Charlotte

Owls start conference play with weekend sweep of UNC-Charlotte

Brendan Feeney, Contributing Writer
March 15, 2015
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The No. 22 ranked Florida Atlantic Owls (according to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association) opened up conference play with a weekend series sweep against the University of North Carolina Charlotte 49ers... Read more »

Gallery: FAU Sand Volleyball vs. FIU

Gallery: FAU Sand Volleyball vs. FIU

Idalis Streat and Isabella Goris
March 13, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Volleyball

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[Story and Gallery] Owls Basketball cap off season with 23 point loss to MTSU

[Story and Gallery] Owls Basketball cap off season with 23 point loss to MTSU

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
March 8, 2015
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lorida Atlantic (9-20, 2-16) was not able to rally... Read more »

[Story and Gallery] Turman’s last-second dunk gives Owls the win 62-59 over UAB

[Story and Gallery] Turman’s last-second dunk gives Owls the win 62-59 over UAB

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
March 5, 2015
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  lorida Atlantic (9-19, 2-15 in Conference USA) came away with a 62-59 win over the UAB... Read more »

Owls baseball sweeps Monmouth in three-game series

Owls baseball sweeps Monmouth in three-game series

Ryan Lynch, Contributing Writer
March 2, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Top Stories

Despite the stormy weather in the area, everything ended up sunny for the Florida Atlantic University Owls against the Monmouth University Hawks. FAU (9-2) swept Monmouth (0-6) in their series, outscoring them 29-5 in the three games. The Owls have now swept two of the first three series of the... Read more »

Gallery: Owls Baseball sweeps Monmouth

Gallery: Owls Baseball sweeps Monmouth

Michelle Friswell, Associate Editor
March 2, 2015
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Michelle Friswell | Associate Editor Second... Read more »

[Story and Gallery] Bailey, Robinson lead Owls over Marshall, 83-73

[Story and Gallery] Bailey, Robinson lead Owls over Marshall, 83-73

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 28, 2015
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The Florida Atlantic University Owls (13-14, 7-9 in Conference USA) won a close... Read more »

NCAA athletes subject to long practice hours

NCAA athletes subject to long practice hours

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 27, 2015
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Coaches will do anything to gain an advantage, even if that means breaking a rule and leaving their athletes with little time for a social life. Wake up at 6 a.m., go to practice, watch game film, finish classes, go to afternoon practice and workouts. A Florida Atlantic athlete’s day is a full one. “I’d... Read more »

[Story and Gallery] Women’s Basketball: Owls unable to close out the game lose against WKU, lose 85-74

[Story and Gallery] Women’s Basketball: Owls unable to close out the game lose against WKU, lose 85-74

Josue Simplice, Sports Editor
February 26, 2015
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories

  The Florida Atlantic University (12-14, 6-9 in Conference USA) Owls lost against the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in a hard... Read more »