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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. ...

Meet the team

Meet the team

November 14, 2011

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After its most productive season ever, FAU men’s basketball gets even better

Ryan Cortes

November 14, 2011

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR High up in FAU’s basketball arena, above the slick hardwood courts and the soft white nets hangs a banner. It’s large and blue with red trim on the edges. And it doesn’t say much, because it doesn’t need to. “Sun Belt Regular Season Champions 2011,” it reads. That means the basketball team is the best FAU’s ever had, having gone 21-11 and...

New faces

November 14, 2011

Each year college basketball teams face the challenge of losing some veteran players and adding new faces into the mix. For...

Basketball: FAU defeats Lynn 64-53 in exhibition

Basketball: FAU defeats Lynn 64-53 in exhibition

November 8, 2011

If Tuesday night is any indication of what is to come for the FAU men’s basketball team then they may easily cruise to ...

Commentary: FAU opens season with 64-53 victory over Lynn in exhibition

Commentary: FAU opens season with 64-53 victory over Lynn in exhibition

November 8, 2011

The FAU men’s basketball team began play under the bright lights of FAU Arena Tuesday night. The house was packed and the crowd ...

The UP introduces the 2011 Women’s Basketball Team

The UP introduces the 2011 Women’s Basketball Team

November 8, 2011

The 2011 FAU Women’s Basketball season is fast approaching with the home opener on Nov. 11 versus Warner Southern. The squad...

Midnight Madness Kicks off 2011-2012 Basketball Season

Midnight Madness Kicks off 2011-2012 Basketball Season

October 21, 2011

The Burrow was buried with Midnight Madness on Thursday night, as students and fans celebrated the beginning of basket...

FAU basketball kicks off its season with a celebration for the fans

FAU basketball kicks off its season with a celebration for the fans

October 17, 2011

Student Government will be hosting Midnight Madness on Thursday, Oct. 20 to celebrate the beginning of the basketball season fo...

FAU basketball gets championship rings

Jordan Robrish

October 15, 2011

On Saturday Oct. 15, members of the FAU men’s basketball team were awarded their first ever Sun Belt Conference regular season championship rings. The team earned their rings with the best record in school history last year: 21-11. When asked how it felt to give FAU its first regular season Conference Championship in school history, head coach...

A Ray of redemption

A Ray of redemption

October 3, 2011

Doubters are nothing new for Ray Taylor. As a 5’6” point guard, many assume him to be a harmless, non-threating player...

FAU women’s basketball team looks ahead to upcoming season

Michelle Simon

October 3, 2011

The 2010-11 season didn’t end the way the FAU Women’s Basketball team would have imagined. Instead, it was a season mounted with losses that closed with a defeat to Arkansas State in the first round of the Sun Belt Tournament. After spending the long offseason reflecting on last season’s mishaps, players are ready start fresh and leave the...