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Women’s: Senior Kat Wright is 76 made 3-pointers away from breaking FAU’s all-time record. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball preview

November 10, 2016

Some say that when one door closes, another door opens. For Florida Atlantic’s women's basketball team, last year’s 79-74 d...

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Top 10 moments of the 2015-2016 year in FAU Athletics

April 28, 2016

Florida Atlantic athletics experienced a rollercoaster year in 2015-2016.

Redshirt senior guard Ali Gorrell (23) led the Owls in scoring during her final season. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: Season in review

March 22, 2016

In a season that started with a four-game win streak for the Owls, the Florida Atlantic women’s basketball season had career highs, senior farewells, broken records and all the highs and lows that come with a team whose winning percentage is just under 50 percent.

Sophomore guard Danneal Ford (00) looks to pass the ball during the Owls' 83-73 loss to Middle Tennessee on Feb. 6.  Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: Owls fall short in Conference USA tournament opener

March 8, 2016

The Florida Atlantic women’s basketball team kicked off its Conference USA tournament run on Tuesday — International Women's Day — facing off against the No. 13 seed University of North Texas Mean Green.

Redshirt senior guard Ali Gorrell dribbles into the paint during her team's 67-62 loss on Feb. 6 to the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Mohammed F Emran | Contributing Photographer

Women’s Basketball Preview: Conference USA tournament

March 7, 2016

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball earned the No. 12 seed and now has a matchup with the No. 13 North Texas Mean Green in the 2016 Conference USA tournament on Tuesday, March 8.

FAU senior guard Morgan Robinson (10) charges toward the basket while
Marshall’s Kiana Evans defends. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: FAU steals a win on the road in its regular season finale

March 5, 2016

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball traveled to Alabama to take on the University of Alabama at Birmingham in its regular season finale on Saturday.

FAU forward Kat Wright (13) drives to the net looking for an opening to develop during the Owls' 84-73 win on Jan. 7. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: FAU falls short of fourth quarter comeback against MTSU

March 3, 2016

Florida Atlantic’s women's basketball team looked to notch its third consecutive win against the third place team in Conference USA, Middle Tennessee, on the road Thursday night.

Junior Melinda Myers (50) scored eight points in the Owls loss at Grand Canyon. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer.

Women’s Basketball: Owls complete season series sweep of FIU

February 27, 2016

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball defeated in-state rival Florida International for the second time this season with a 63-52 win on Saturday night.

Can you name which candidate pictured above is the current FAU student body president? Patrick Martin | News Editor

FAU, are you informed?

February 23, 2016

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Owl’s sophomore guard Danneal Ford (00) tries to dribble past Rice’s Wendy Knight

(10) towards the basket during FAU's Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball preview: FAU heads to Miami to face in-state rival FIU

February 23, 2016

The Florida Atlantic women's basketball team is headed on the road to Miami for its lone game of the week on Saturday against in-state rival, Florida International University. FAU (12-14, 4-11 C-USA) is currently coming off a 71-61 win over North Texas that snapped a seven-game losing streak in the Owls’ home finale Saturday night. With the victory, FAU closed the gap between the North Texas Mean Green that’s currently one place above the Owls in Conference USA standings.

Head coach Michael Curry talks to his team during the Owls' 89-82 loss to UTEP on Feb. 13. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball: Owls lose final road game of season at North Texas

February 21, 2016

Foul trouble in the second half cost Florida Atlantic men's basketball in their 70-62 loss on the road to North Texas Saturday.

Junior Melinda Myers scored 10 points in the Owls loss at Middle Tennessee. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Women’s Basketball: FAU uses strong second half to defeat North Texas, snaps its seven-game losing streak

February 20, 2016

Florida Atlantic saved its best basketball for the second half of Saturday’s game — both defensively and offensively — to defeat North Texas 71-61 and snap its seven-game losing streak. FAU (12-14, 4-11 Conference USA) shot 45 percent from the field in the second half, including making five 3-pointers while holding North Texas (9-15, 4-10 Conference USA) to only 28 percent in the second half.