Gallery: Football versus the University of Miami Hurricanes

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Saturday night’s game was the third matchup between Florida Atlantic University and the University of Miami in the past four years. The Hurricanes have won each matchup with the Owls.

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Owls running back Kerrith Whyte Jr. (6) runs past University of Miami defenders after a pass from quarterback Jason Driskel.

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FAU’s defense blocks a 24-yard field goal attempt by Hurricanes junior kicker Michael Badgley to end Miami’s’ first possession.

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Owls junior defensive back Raekwon Williams (23) catches the blocked field goal in the air, giving FAU possession on its own 9 yard line.

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Owls running back Kerrith Whyte Jr. (6) run is interrupted by UM’s defense.

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Owls linebacker Nate Ozdemir (50) intercepts a pass intended for Hurricanes wide receiver Stacy Coley (3) at Miami’s 48 yard line.

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FAU’s defensive back Raekwon Williams (23) tackles Miami tight end David Njoku (86).

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Hurricanes junior running back Joseph Yearby (2) picks up 10 yards on a pass before Owls defensive linemen Denzel Whitfield (17) brings him down at FAU’s 49 yard line.

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Owls offensive line Richard Williams (78) tackled by Hurricanes kicker Michael Badgley (15).

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FAU running back Gregory Howell, Jr. (9) runs the ball. Howell totaled 75 yards against the University of Miami defense.

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Redshirt tight end David Njoku (86) signals a first down after a reception during the Hurricanes first drive of the game.

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Florida Atlantic fans put their Owls up early in the first quarter after a FAU player was hurt on the field.

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FAU junior running back Greg Howell (9) splits the Miami defense during Saturday nights game.

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UM sophomore running back Mark Walton (1) dives over FAU sophomore cornerback Shelton Lewis (3) and two other Owls players into the end zone to score the second touchdown with 1:37 left in the second quarter of the game.

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University of Miami sophomore Mark Walton (1) slips through the grip of redshirt senior right tackle Denzel Whitfield (17) and continues to run downfield.

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Hurricanes running back Mark Walton jumps after scoring his third touchdown of the game during the third quarter to make the score 24-3 in favor of the University of Miami.

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Sophomore safety Jalen Young (18) and redshirt sophomore defensive back Andrew Soroh (14) celebrate after an interception by Soroh gave FAU back the ball.

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FAU sophomore defensive back Ocie Rose (1) takes down Hurricanes junior running back Joseph Yearby (2).

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During a timeout, FAU Coach Partridge gives a short pep talk to the Owls offense.

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Miami redshirt senior defensive back Rayshawn Jenkins (26) tries to tackle FAU redshirt junior wide receiver Kalib Woods (4).