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FAU senior guard Adonis Filer (3) led the Owls with nine points in Friday's loss to Texas State. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball: FAU defeats UTSA to advance to the second round of the conference tournament

March 8, 2016

The Florida Atlantic men’s basketball continued its conference championship run by defeating the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners 82-58 to advance into the second round of the Conference USA tournament.

FAU guard Jackson Trapp (12) looks for an open teammate with just minutes left in the Owls' 76-59 loss to Middle Tennessee on March 3. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball: Conference USA tournament preview

March 7, 2016

With the regular season all wrapped up after a 73-70 loss to the conference’s top seeded University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers, the Owls are now set to play the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners in the first round of the Conference USA tournament on Tuesday, March 8.

Owls’ sophomore center Ronald Delph goes up for a successful two-­handed dunk early in the second half of FAU's game versus Florida State on Dec. 19. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball Preview: FAU hosts a pair of Texas universities while looking to snap its two-game losing streak

February 9, 2016

After losing both games last week, including its worst loss of the season against conference leading University of Alabama-Birmingham, Florida Atlantic men’s basketball lost three of its last four games and has dropped to the bottom-third of the conference standings. This week, the Owls (6-18, 4-7 Conference USA) will host a pair of Texas universities in the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners (4-20, 2-9 Conference USA) on Thursday Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. and the University of Texas at El Paso Miners (13-11, 5-6 Conference USA) on Saturday Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. Here's what you need to know for both matchups: