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Men’s Basketball: FAU defeats ULM 58-30

Men’s Basketball: FAU defeats ULM 58-30

January 5, 2012

New year, new defensive mentality. And a new lineup, too. FAU raced out to an 11-0 lead that it would not relinquish, de...

Men’s Basketball: FAU falls to Siena 67-60

Rolando Rosa

December 28, 2011

Coming off three straight non-home losses to strong competition, one might think FAU would be motivated to return home and crush its next opponent, 4-7 Siena from the MAAC — The Owls were favored to win the game by 11. Think again. Instead, the team was run off the court by a Siena squad that had just six players at its disposal. O...

Commentary: FAU men’s basketball should be proud despite falling to UM 93-90 in double-overtime

Commentary: FAU men’s basketball should be proud despite falling to UM 93-90 in double-overtime

December 17, 2011

David (Sun Belt Conference’s FAU) gave Goliath (ACC’s UM) its best punch. A freshman from team David defiantly thre...

Mens Basketball: FAU loses double-overtime to UM 93-90

Mens Basketball: FAU loses double-overtime to UM 93-90

December 17, 2011

Close — but not close enough. FAU lost to UM 93-90 in double-overtime at the Orange Bowl Basketball Classic at the B...

Mens Basketball: FAU falls short 75-68 to #16 Mississippi State

Rolando Rosa

December 14, 2011

They pulled it off last year. This time? Mississippi State got its revenge. FAU fell to the Bulldogs 75-68, nearly upsetting the #16th ranked team in the country for the second year in a row after defeating them last season at the Humphrey Coliseum. Despite 20 points off the bench from Ray Taylor, FAU could not hang on, losing its sixth game...

Men’s Basketball: FAU routs Warner Southern 98-70

Men’s Basketball: FAU routs Warner Southern 98-70

December 10, 2011

Greg Gantt scored 21 points on 9 -12 shooting, leading FAU to a 98 - 70 victory over Warner Southern at the Burrow. A hot t...

Men’s Basketball: FAU loses to Kansas 77-54

Jordan Robrish

December 1, 2011

Despite starting out strong, FAU lost its second straight game, this time a 77-54 loss in Kansas to the 14 Jayhawks in front of 16,300 fans at the Phog Allen Field House. “The kids played hard,”said head coach Mike Jarvis on ESPN 760 after the game. “It wasn’t that they didn’t try.” FAU guard Pablo Bertone had an assist, drew a charge, and made a jumper on subsequent possessions early as the Owls got out to a qui...

Men’s basketball: FAU downs George Mason 80-75 in OT

Men’s basketball: FAU downs George Mason 80-75 in OT

November 20, 2011

After a four game road trip that saw the Owls go 1-3, FAU returned to the Burrow for its regular season home opener aga...

Commentary: Owls prove they are a complete team, hang on for 80-75 win over George Mason in O.T.

Commentary: Owls prove they are a complete team, hang on for 80-75 win over George Mason in O.T.

November 20, 2011

One frantic sequence sums up the back and forth struggle in FAU’s home opener versus George Mason: With the Owls up 77-...

Junior shooting guard Greg Gantt wasn’t always on top

Junior shooting guard Greg Gantt wasn’t always on top

November 14, 2011

This past July, assistant coach Peter Gash’s phone buzzes at 1 a.m. He’s in Kentucky, recruiting for the basketball team during its off-season.  Greg Gantt, the shooting guard, has texted him: “Coach,...

Men’s basketball preview

Men’s basketball preview

November 14, 2011

Who: George Mason Where: FAU Arena When: Sat. Nov. 19 Radio: 760AM Time: 7 p.m. All-time Series: George ...

The grind

The grind

November 14, 2011

For some, “practice makes perfect” is a quote to live by. But for FAU basketball players, simply practicing isn’t enough. ...