Football: Former Wake Forest quarterback Tyler Cameron to become Owl

Football: Former Wake Forest quarterback Tyler Cameron to become Owl

Ryan Lynch, Sports Editor
June 28, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

AU’s quarterback picture got a little more crowded earlier this week, after the team announced on their website that graduate student Tyler Cameron will join the team... Read more »

Football: Effect of UAB football reinstatement

Football: Effect of UAB football reinstatement

Ryan Lynch , Staff Writer
June 21, 2015
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fter originally voting to disband the University of Alabama-Birmingham Blazers’ football program at the end of last season, the Board of Trustees for the state university system voted earlier this month to reinstate football in 2016. The local... Read more »

Opinion: Speeding up Basketball will improve game

Opinion: Speeding up Basketball will improve game

Ryan Lynch, Sports Editor
June 14, 2015
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he sound is familiar. Any basketball fan knows it, the buzzer echoing through the gymnasium at full volume. Elating joy  for some and dread for others, the shot clock is the biggest factor controlling the pace of... Read more »

Baseball: Six Owl players taken in 2015 MLB Draft

Baseball: Six Owl players taken in 2015 MLB Draft

Ryan Lynch, Sports editor
June 10, 2015
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ix Florida Atlantic baseball players were taken during the three days of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft. The first day (composed of the first and second rounds), was quiet for the eligible players. In the history... Read more »

Football: Greg Hankerson to transfer (UPDATE)

Football: Greg Hankerson to transfer (UPDATE)

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
June 9, 2015
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Update 6/09: Greg Hankerson has decided to continue his career at Norfolk State, according to the team website. He will be eligible to play immediately, as the Spartans are a Football Championship Subdivision program and not subject to the rules of the Football... Read more »

Baseball: MLB Draft preview 2015

Baseball: MLB Draft preview 2015

Ryan Lynch, Sports Editor
June 7, 2015
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he first week of June is upon us, which means the MLB draft is coming up on June 8-10. FAU had two players drafted last year (pitcher Austin Gomber was selected 135th overall by the St. Louis Cardinals, while shortstop... Read more »

Baseball: Owls Fail to Advance in NCAA Regional Final

Baseball: Owls Fail to Advance in NCAA Regional Final

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 31, 2015
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  The No. 20 ranked Florida Atlantic Owls ended their season Sunday night with a 2-1  loss to the Florida Gators in the final of the NCAA Regional tournament in Gainesville, Florida. FAU made the Regional stage for the first time since joining Conference USA. Previously, their last appearance... Read more »

Baseball: Owls Fall in Conference USA semifinal to UAB

Baseball: Owls Fall in Conference USA semifinal to UAB

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 24, 2015
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he No. 19 ranked Florida Atlantic Owls were eliminated from the Conference USA Tournament during the weekend, losing their chance at the C-USA automatic bid for the NCAA regionals. The tournament, hosted by the University... Read more »

UPDATE: Shaneese Bailey to transfer

UPDATE: Shaneese Bailey to transfer

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 21, 2015
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UPDATE 5/19: Bailey has transferred to the University of Miami, according to a tweet from Brandon Clay of PeachStateBasketball.com.   Shaneese Bailey is preparing to transfer from Florida Atlantic... Read more »

Softball: Owls Eliminated in NCAA Regional Final

Softball: Owls Eliminated in NCAA Regional Final

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 17, 2015
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Making it all the way to the final day of play at the NCAA Regional, the Florida Atlantic Softball team fell to regional host Florida Gators. The Owls were eliminated 1-0 in extra innings. FAU finishes the season at 39-19-1. Florida (53-6) will now wait to see who their next opponents are in the following... Read more »

Softball: Owls gain berth in NCAA Regional Tournament

Softball: Owls gain berth in NCAA Regional Tournament

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 12, 2015
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Tension hung in the air Sunday night as members of the Florida Atlantic softball team sat at Tilted Kilt in Boca Raton. They had just lost the final of the Conference-USA tournament 3-1 to Western Kentucky University on Saturday, giving the Hilltoppers the C-USA playoff berth. The players were waiting... Read more »

Baseball: Owls swept by Rice in Final Home Series

Baseball: Owls swept by Rice in Final Home Series

Ryan Lynch, Staff Writer
May 10, 2015
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  For the first time all season, the No. 12 ranked Florida Atlantic Owls (36-14, 17-10 C-USA) were swept, playing in their final home series of the year versus the No 17. Rice Owls. FAU dropped all three games to the Owls in a series with major implications heading into the conference tournament. The... Read more »