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Students react to the new stadium

Nick Hahn

October 15, 2011

Filed under Football

“With the new stadium it feels a lot more like a real college.” - Phil Gargano, senior international business major “It brings the school community together and it’s going to attract a lot of fun and excitement to FAU.” - Flavia Lucio, sophomore mechanical engineering major “I think that school spirit today was huge until everyone sobe...

Preview: FAU vs. Western Kentucky in first home game

Zack Duarte

October 15, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

Who: Western Kentucky Hilltoppers When: Saturday Oct. 15, 2011 Time: 4:00 p.m. EST Where: FAU Football Stadium (30,000) Radio: 760 AM Series Record: FAU leads 3-0 To say the past week has been rough on the FAU football team would be a massive understatement. The team has been riddled with questions about the disappointing performance agai...

FAU looks ahead to its first home game with the 4th annual bonfire

FAU looks ahead to its first home game with the 4th annual bonfire

October 14, 2011

With the 4th annual FAU bonfire completed, say goodbye to the blob/mascot of Western Kentucky —  Big Red. This Saturday the ...

FAU officially opens new stadium with ribbon cutting ceremony

Rolando Rosa

October 14, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

Thousands of grateful fans gathered to usher in a new era of Owls football on a historic Friday night. President Mary Jane Saunders cut a blue FAU ribbon at the entrance of the stadium called “The House that Howard Built.” Head football coach Howard Schellenberger was thrilled that his vision of providing on campus football for the Owls was ...

Commentary: FAU’s 31-17 loss is embarrassing and a warning sign

Commentary: FAU’s 31-17 loss is embarrassing and a warning sign

October 9, 2011

I've never seen an actual Owl fly with only one wing but that's what FAU’s football Owls have looked like in each game ...

Football: FAU loses 5th straight, falling 31-17 at North Texas

Football: FAU loses 5th straight, falling 31-17 at North Texas

October 9, 2011

DENTON, TX – The Owls came to Texas looking for their first victory of the 2011 season. What they got instead was another lo...

Prediction: FAU will win first football game of the year

Prediction: FAU will win first football game of the year

October 6, 2011

When: Saturday Oct. 8, 2011 Time: 7:30 p.m. ET Where: Apogee Stadium, Denton Texas TV: ESPN3.com Radio: 760 AM Series Record: FAU lead...

Time out

Time out

October 3, 2011

Every new season brings a blank slate and a great deal of hope. Yet for FAU football, that hope was lost very early on. The...

Football: FAU’s loss to ULL proves team is still far from ready

Football: FAU’s loss to ULL proves team is still far from ready

October 2, 2011

Lafayette, La.-- All the makings were there for FAU (0-4,0-1) to upset Louisiana Lafayette (4-1,2-0) and get its first ...

Football: FAU defeated by Louisiana-Lafayette 37-34 as time expires

Football: FAU defeated by Louisiana-Lafayette 37-34 as time expires

October 2, 2011

FAU played its most competitive game of the season, but came away without a win for the fourth straight time.The Owls had...

Getting closer

Getting closer

September 29, 2011

When: Sat. Oct. 1 2011 Time: 7:00 p.m. ET Where: Cajun Field TV: ESPN3.com Radio: 760 AM   So the Owls h...

Baby steps

Zack Duarte

September 25, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

After being outscored 85-3 in their first two games this season, the Owls were looking for any signs of life in an offense stuck in quick sand. They haven’t made it out yet, but they found something to keep them afloat. Not only did FAU have its first lead of the season when they were leading Auburn 3-0 only three and a half minutes into the...