11th Hour: Week of 12/28

Giving you what you missed and what’s coming up this week in Owl Athletics


Redshirt junior guard Adonis Filer (3) tosses a pass around FSU’s Xavier Rathan-Mayes (22) during the MetroPCS Orange Bowl Classic on Dec. 20. Mohammed Emran | Asst. Creative Director

Ryan Lynch, Sports Editor

Scores from this week:

Men’s Basketball (2-10)
Tuesday, Dec. 22 at Hofstra, (L, 68-54)
Game recap here
Women’s Basketball (6-3)
Off last week

Reflections and Notes:

Men’s Basketball:

Men’s basketball has a record of 2-10, sitting second to last in the C-USA standings ahead of Texas-San Antonio. Their start is their worst through 12 games since the 2004-2005 season (3-9).

The Owls are on a six-game losing streak, their longest since an 11-game slide during conference play last season.

Women’s Basketball:

Women’s basketball will play its first game in over nine days when it hosts Bethune-Cookman on Dec. 29 at noon.

Upcoming Games:

Women’s Basketball:
FAU Holiday Tournament
Tuesday, Dec. 29 vs. Bethune-Cookman, 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 30 vs. LIU/Miami (Ohio), TBA

Men’s Basketball:
Tuesday, Dec. 29 vs. Tennessee-Martin, noon
Radio: 106.3 FM ESPN West Palm

Ryan Lynch is the sports editor of the University Press. For tips regarding this or other articles, he can be contacted at [email protected] or on Twitter.