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Junior Ronald Delph scored 12 points to go along with six rebounds in the Owls loss to UAB. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Men’s basketball: FAU fails to overcome poor shooting in loss to UAB

March 2, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball was unable to overcome a tough shooting night in Birmingham, Alabama on Thursday night, falling 79-59 to the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Senior Adonis Filer scored 20 points in his final game at FAU Arena. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU defeats UTSA, clinches conference tournament spot

February 25, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball defeated the University of Texas at San Antonio 73-66 Thursday night in Boca Raton to clinch its fourth straight Conference USA tournament berth.

Sophomore Nick Rutherford recorded a game-high nine assists in the Owls loss to UTEP. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball: second-half shooting woes results in loss to UTEP

February 24, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball was unable to shoot the ball as well in the second half as it did in the first, resulting in a 60-55 loss to the University of Texas El-Paso on Thursday night in Boca Raton.

Junior Nick Rutherford scored 10 points versus Southern Miss on Saturday. Kaylyn Koutz | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU defeats Southern Miss, now one win away from clinching conference tournament spot

February 18, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball is now one win away from locking down a Conference USA tournament spot after defeating Southern Miss 94-82 Saturday night in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Sophomore Jeantal Cylla scored 12 points in the Owls loss to Rice University on Saturday. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photograpjher

Men’s basketball: FAU falls to Rice in overtime

February 11, 2017

After two Adonis Filer free-throws with 1:05 remaining forced overtime, Florida Atlantic men’s basketball seemed to run out of gas in the overtime period and fell to Rice University 81-75 on Saturday night in Boca Raton.

Sophomore Justin Massey scored seven of the Owls final nine points in their win over Charlotte. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Men’s basketball: FAU tops Charlotte for second straight win

February 2, 2017

Five Owls scored at least 11 points to lead Florida Atlantic men’s basketball over Charlotte for its second straight victory on the road 77-75.

Justin Massey (2) and Adonis Filer walk back to the 3-point line to start a 2-on-2 drill which promoted extra movement from the players. Ryan Lynch | Editor-in-Chief

Men’s Basketball: Head Coach Michael Curry believes focus will turn season around

January 28, 2017

"Hustle!” head coach Michael Curry yelled from the sideline, watching his team run a three-man fast break at practice. “Push it! D...

Senior Adonis Filer scored 18 points in the Owls victory over FIU on Thursday. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Men’s basketball: FAU sweeps season series over FIU with win

January 26, 2017

After Florida International University took a 47-46 lead, Florida Atlantic men’s basketball used a 15-1 run between the 15:37 and the 9:54 mark in the second half to gain full control of the game and secure an 83-65 victory over the Golden Panthers Thursday night in Miami.

Redshirt senior guard Adonis Filer led the Owls with 16 points in their loss to Western Kentucky. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU begins conference play with a home loss to Western Kentucky

December 31, 2016

Western Kentucky University used a strong defensive second half to defeat Florida Atlantic men’s basketball 69-54 in Boca Raton on Saturday, as the Owls start conference play 0-1 for the sixth consecutive season.

Owls junior guard Gerdarius Troutman (14) attempts a 3-pointer in the Owls loss at Miami on Dec. 16. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball: Owls improve to 4-6 with 20-point win over Webber International

December 22, 2016

T he saying, “offense sells tickets, defense wins games,” was brought to life as Florida Atlantic men’s basketball bounced bac...

FAU freshman forward Jailyn Ingram (15) tries to dribble past Miami redshirt forward Kamari Murphy (21).

Gallery: FAU men’s basketball at Miami

December 17, 2016

Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer Owls redshirt junior center Ronald Delph (33) tries to block Miami junior guard Ja’Quan Newton’s (0) attempt at a layup. &n...

Sophomore Nick Rutherford (10) drives past Miami's Bruce Brown (11) in the Owls loss on Friday night. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU struggles on the road, suffers 20-point blowout in Miami

December 16, 2016

Playing for the first time following its 79-77 overtime win over Ohio State University on Dec. 6, Florida Atlantic men’s basketball was met by the Hurricanes on the road at the University of Miami, where it lost for for the third time in four games, 76-56.