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2020 FAU Football schedule released

FAU's first home game of the 2020 season will be against Stony Brook on Sept. 12. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

January 9, 2020

The Owls once again open the season against a ranked team.

FAU men’s basketball defeats UTEP 59-56

While playing 26 minutes, Michael Forrest only scored two points while shooting 1-8. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Colby Guy, Contributing Writer

January 5, 2020

The Owls went on a 10-3 run late in the second half to take a 59-56 victory over UTEP.

Taggart builds up coaching staff

New FAU head coach Willie Taggart hires most of the coaching staff as the year comes to a close. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

December 31, 2019

Some of the new additions include Chris Perkins and Joey Guarascio as running backs coach and head football strength and conditioning coach, respectively.

BREAKING: Jim Leavitt set to become new FAU defensive coordinator

Jim Leavitt worked with new FAU head coach Willie Taggart when he was the defensive coordinator for the Oregon Ducks in 2017. Photo courtesy of the University of Oregon Athletics.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

December 21, 2019

During the 2019 season under Glenn Spencer, the defense led the nation in turnover margin and interceptions.

FAU Basketball and Volleyball arena to be renamed after website

The home of FAU basketball and volleyball will be now called RoofClaim.com Arena. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

December 20, 2019

The building will be named RoofClaim.com Arena after FAU receives $5 million donation from CEO Brian Wedding.

FAU scores nine newcomers during the Early Signing period, one decommits

FAU Owls on the sidelines during a game against the UAB Blazers on Dec. 7th. Photography by Photo editor Alex Liscio.

Zachary Weinberger, Sports Editor

December 19, 2019

In Willie Taggart’s first signing day as the new head coach for FAU, the program saw nine newcomers join for the 2020 season.    Wednesday was the first day of the Early Signing Period and also when high school seniors and junior college players can sign their letters of intent.  &nbs...

Men’s basketball: Owls defeat High Point Panthers 81-64 in Saturday showdown

After an ACL injury last year that made Jailyn Ingram miss most of the season, he bounced back against High Point, scoring 19 points and collecting six rebounds. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Joseph Acosta, Contributing Writer

December 15, 2019

Led by Ingram’s 19 points, the Owls continued their winning ways by defeating High Point University.

FAU introduces second mascot

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Joseph Acosta, Contributing Writer

December 13, 2019

From now on, Owlsley will have some company on the football field: a smaller owl mascot named Hoot.