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Football: FAU falls 30-14 to defending national champion Auburn

Rolando Rosa

September 24, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

FAU put up a spirited effort against the defending national champions, the  Auburn Tigers, for one half. They even took a 3-0 lead to start the game. The Owls also scored their first touchdown of the season late in fourth quarter. It was not enough though, as they fell 30 - 14 at Jordan-Hare Stadium. Outside linebacker Cory Henry intercepted Auburn...

More pain

More pain

September 20, 2011

The biggest task of FAU’s season lies in Auburn, Alabama, where the defending national champions will host the Owls. After b...

Moving along

Moving along

September 12, 2011

On Oct. 15, FAU will open its 30,000 seat on-campus stadium (that cost 70 million dollars) when the Owls’ play Western Kentucky...

Floundering away

Floundering away

September 10, 2011

Sometimes, it has nothing to do with want and desire and effort. Sometimes, it’s just really simple. Small and inexperie...

FAU loses to Michigan State 44-0

FAU loses to Michigan State 44-0

September 10, 2011

It took FAU (0-2) over 26 minutes to get its first 1st down against the Gators in Week 1. It took them more than 27 min...

Looking ahead

Zack Duarte

September 8, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

Game 2 of the Owl’s season will take place in East Lansing, Michigan. FAU (0-1) will look to even up its record after losing to the Florida Gators in a lopsided 41-3 blowout. However,the games won’t get any easier for the Owls, as they prepare to go up against a 2010 Big Ten Conference co-champion, the  Michigan State Spartans (1-0), who are rank...

FAU loses season opener to UF 41-3

FAU loses season opener to UF 41-3

September 6, 2011

GAINESVILLE — It took deep into the second quarter for FAU to finally get their first first-down as a team. Over 26 minute...

Totally swamped

Totally swamped

September 6, 2011

GAINESVILLE — First impressions mean everything. And so, as FAU stepped out onto the field for the start of the game an...

Looking ahead

Looking ahead

August 31, 2011

The start of the Owls’ daunting schedule begins Sept. 3, when FAU travels to Gainesville to take on the Florida Ga...

Recipe for success

Recipe for success

August 31, 2011

Last season, linebacker David Hinds would barrel into opposing offensive lines with little chance of success at reach...

Owls squeak by Blazers in season opener 32-31

Mark Gibson

August 30, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

FAU started its season off with a win as it pulled off an impressive comeback victory over University of Alabama at Birmingham on Thursday, Sept. 2, at Legion Field in Birmingham, Alabama. The first quarter of play did not go well for FAU. The very first snap of the game, quarterback Jeff Van Camp was sacked. The Owls rounded out the quarter by...

Redemption!

Franco Panizo

August 30, 2011

Filed under Football, Sports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — If revenge is sweet, FAU must have a mouthful of cavities. Less than a year after enduring a historic loss to UAB, in which the defense surrendered a then-record 622 yards, the Owls returned to Legion Field on Sept. 2 to open their 2010 season against the Blazers. The game wasn't decided until the final play, when Blazers...