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FAU senior running back Alfred Morris is now the all-time leading rusher in school history with 3,159 total yards for his career. Photo by Abhi Sahni.

Commentary: Shula Bowl exposes huge gap between FAU and FIU’s, but Owls future is brighter

November 12, 2011

Let me give you a scenario: two rival Florida college football programs play in the same mid-major conference. Progr...

Panthers wide receiver T.Y. Hilton returns a punt 97 yards for a touchdown in the final home game of his career. Photo by Abhi Sahni.

Football: FAU loses 41-7 to FIU in 10th annual Shula Bowl

November 12, 2011

For one play things were all right. Alfred Morris took a hand off to the left and dashed his way for a 24 yard gain midw...

FAU stadium was built for the 2011 season and can hold up to 30,000 people. The inaugural Boca Bowl has been moved from the on-campus stadium to West Boca High School. Photo by Todd Roller.

FAU Stadium no longer to host Boca Bowl on Saturday, Nov. 12

November 11, 2011

The inaugural Boca Bowl, a game between youth league rivals West Boca Tackle Football and East Boca Tackle Football, has...

Arkansas State quarterback Ryan Aplin scrambles for rushing yards. He had five touchdowns against FAU, including four on the ground. Photo by Charles Pratt.

Football: FAU drops Homecoming game to ASU 39-21

November 5, 2011

Arkansas State quarterback Ryan Aplin ran for four touchdowns and passed for another to lead ASU past FAU, 39-21 on Ho...

Freshman wide receiver William Dukes drops a pass from Graham Wilbert, just one of the many mistakes on the day for the Owls. Photo by Melissa Landolfa

Commentary: FAU falls to ASU 39-21, 0-8 on the season

November 5, 2011

For 2 minutes and 18 seconds FAU fans knew what it was like to have a lead at home. With 10:24 remaining in the third...

Dating back to last season, FAU has lost a program-record ten straight games. The team will try to end the streak in its Homecoming game on Saturday, Nov. 5, at 4 p.m. against Arkansas State. Photo courtesy of FAU.

FAU has lost seven games in a row this season, ten dating back to 2010

November 1, 2011

A season that had promise before it began now has FAU desperately searching for its first win of the 2011 season, with on...

Dating back to 2010, Howard Schnellenberger and the Owls have lost 10 consecutive games, a school record. Photo by Christine Capozziello

Football: FAU loses seventh straight game, falling 38-14 to Middle Tennessee

October 23, 2011

The Blue Raiders of Middle Tennessee State took advantage of a school-record six FAU turnovers to take out the Owls 38...

On a designed run play, Middle Tennessee shoves FAU linebacker Cory Henry away from the play to make room for backup running back Reggie Whatley. Photo by Melissa Landolfa.

Commentary: FAU misses golden opportunity to end win-less streak

October 23, 2011

FAU scored its first touchdown at the new stadium, but the bleeding continued during this disappointing season of Owls’...

Preview: FAU-Middle Tennessee

Zack Duarte

October 21, 2011

When: Saturday October 22 Time: 8:00 p.m. EST Where: FAU Stadium (30,000) Radio: 760 AM TV: ESPN3 Series: 5-3, MTSU LeadsFAU (0-6, 0-3) will host the Blue Raiders of Middle Tennessee State (1-4, 0-2) Saturday night at 8:00 p.m. The Owls have now lost 9 games in a row, dating back to the 2010 season and no one is quite sure when the losing will...

Western Kentucky running back Bobby Rainey gashes through the FAU defense for a first down. Rainey ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns for the Hilltoppers. Photo by Charles Pratt.

Commentary: FAU loses 6th straight game

October 16, 2011

New stadium — same results. One after another, players walked into the interview room and had the same look. Slumped s...

New stadium provides fans with new food options

Michelle Simon

October 15, 2011

Upon walking through the main entry gates, a sign that read “Shapiro Family Smith Concourse” gave fans locations of concession stands and options of what they could eat.There were six different vendors. Chick-fil-A, Subway, Tomasso’s Pizza & Subs, Chick’n Grill, Dippin’ Dots and the traditional concession stands provided a variety for ...

Fans were decked out in face paint and body point in support of the Owls. Photo by Charles Pratt.

Student section filled with fun at inaugural game

October 15, 2011

The Owls football team was shutout on Saturday, but FAU students were big winners. Despite the outcome of the game, t...