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Gallery: FAU Career Center hosts Athletic Career Fair

Gallery: FAU Career Center hosts Athletic Career Fair

November 7, 2017

Joshua Giron | Staff Photographer FAU junior dance team member Victoria Strauss discusses with a Nationwide Representative on how he...

FAU redshirt junior quarterback Jason Driskel (16) passes the football off to sophomore running back Devin Singletary (5).  Joshua Giron | Staff Photographer

Opinion: FAU Football is on the road to improvement

November 7, 2017

After facing one of the most lopsided defeats in program history, FAU Football looks to capitalize on the changes it has made.

FAU sophomore tight end Harrison Bryant (40) throws his arm up to celebrate the final touchdown of the game in the fourth quarter to make the score 38-20 against Middle Tennessee. The win broke a nine game losing streak against the Blue Raiders. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Owls ride strong start to 38-20 win over Middle Tennessee State

September 30, 2017

Florida Atlantic football’s struggles against Middle Tennessee State were no secret. Coming into Saturday’s game with the Blue Raiders, the Owls had last beat them in 2007, when they still called Lockhart Stadium home and were coached by Howard Schnellenberger.

FAU redshirt sophmore quarterback Daniel Parr (13) runs toward the end zone to score FAU’s first touchdown against Bethune-Cookman. Parr had two rushing touchdowns on the night. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Lane Kiffin earns first ever win with Owls in 45-0 victory over Bethune-Cookman

September 16, 2017

After two straight losses to start the season, Lane Kiffin was content. Florida Atlantic football had won its first game of the season 45-0 over the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats, helping him become the fifth head coach with a win in the books for the Owls.

FAU’s defensive line prepares for a Navy offensive play during the third quarter of their game last Friday. Navy won 42-19. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Players react to hurricane Irma

September 15, 2017

FAU football played against the Wisconsin Badgers last Saturday, but they’ve been trapped there since this past Wednesday thanks to the hurricane.

 FAU quarterback De’Andre Johnson (14) prepares to throw a ball to his teammate during practice play. Alex Rodriguez | Photo Editor

FAU quarterback De’Andre Johnson hospitalized

September 13, 2017

Two blood clots in his arm have made his chance at future play unknown.

FAU sophomore running back Devin Singletary (5) is tackled by Navy linebacker Hudson Sullivan (53) during the Owls' Sept. 1 loss to the Midshipmen. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Owls drop second straight in loss to University of Wisconsin 31-14

September 9, 2017

In last week’s 42-19 opening loss to the Navy Midshipmen, the Owls struggled defensively against Navy’s running attack. This week would end the same, as the no. 9 University of Wisconsin Badgers pummeled FAU 31-14 after a competitive first half.   

FAU sophomore tight end Harrison Bryant (40) is tackled by a Navy defensive player after making a catch during the Owls' loss to Navy Friday. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Owls can’t stay afloat against Navy run game in opening night loss

September 2, 2017

On a day promising change for Florida Atlantic Football, there was still much of the same for a team in transition. The Owls dropped their 2017 season opener 42-19 to the Navy Midshipmen Friday after failing to find a rhythm under new head coach Lane Kiffin.

Owls quarterback Daniel Parr (13) throws a pass before 49ers redshirt senior defensive end Brandon Banks (5) can tackle him. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Football Preview: Two struggling conference foes meet Saturday when FAU visits Marshall

October 12, 2016

Five losses in a row has Florida Atlantic University in a tough spot, however time still remains for the Owls (1-5, 0-2 Conference USA) to get their season back on track, although the window is small and closing quickly.

Redshirt freshman Daniel Parr rolls out to his right while looking for an open receiver down the field during an August practice. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Revisiting the Owls’ eight-month long quarterback battle between Daniel Parr and Jason Driskel

September 19, 2016

Daniel Parr watched from the sidelines as Jason Driskel marched onto the field after starting quarterback Jaquez Johnson hobbled off in Florida Atlantic’s second game of 2015 against the University of Miami Hurricanes.

Redshirt sophomore Jason Driskel was named the starting quarterback for Florida Atlantic's season opener on Sept. 3. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Football: Jason Driskel named starting quarterback

August 23, 2016

ead coach Charlie Partridge named redshirt sophomore Jason Driskel the starter for Florida Atlantic football’s season ope...

Quarterback Daniel Parr (13) and running back Kerrith Whyte (6) celebrate after
scoring a touchdown during the 2016 spring game. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Football: Fall Predictions

April 21, 2016

With the playing of its annual spring game last Saturday, Florida Atlantic football’s spring practices have come to a close.