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FAU poll has Joe Biden and Donald Trump at 50 percent each in Florida

September 24, 2020

Even though Biden leads Trump in decided voters 49-46, undecided voters close the lead to a deadlock.

This now tallies five games either canceled or postponed due to coronavirus concerns. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Home opener against USF postponed because of COVID-19 issues

September 23, 2020

This comes after FAU Football head coach Willie Taggart reported no positive cases within the team.

With the postponement, the Owls will start their season against USF at home on Sept. 26. Photo by Alex Liscio

FAU Football: Season opener against Georgia Southern postponed after more positive COVID-19 cases

September 18, 2020

The Owls will look to reschedule with Georgia Southern to play later this season.

The amount of positive COVID-19 cases at FAU continue to rise. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU reports over 100 cumulative positive COVID-19 cases

September 15, 2020

With the 104 positive cases total, this marks an uptick of 62 cases.

Cara Simpson (Left) and Cordel Littlejohn (Right) were just two of the many student-athletes who attended the protest Thursday. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Campus protest ignites the desire for social justice as students and staff advocate for Black lives

September 11, 2020

The protest took place on campus at the housing lawn.

Between the 42 positive COVID-19 cases, 41 are students and one is an employee. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU reports 42 positive COVID-19 cases in new system that updates every 30 minutes

September 9, 2020

Using Microsoft BI, the case data is updated every half-hour on the FAU coronavirus updates page.

Littlejohn(left) and Henry(right) are the second and third FAU Football players to opt out of the 2020 season. Photos by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Cordel Littlejohn and La’Darius Henry opt-out of the 2020 season

September 6, 2020

Both Littlejohn and Henry played no games last season as they will wait until the 2021 season to get their opportunity.

Conference USA, which FAU is a member, has postponed the fall season for soccer and volleyball. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Conference USA announces postponement of soccer and volleyball seasons

August 22, 2020

The seasons for both sports will now commence in the Spring of 2021.

While FAU was preparing for the 2020 season, three positive coronavirus cases halt practices for the FAU Football team. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Three positive COVID-19 cases pause practices until further notice

August 21, 2020

The Owls started their practices on Aug. 5 as they were following their guidelines.

FAU RB BJ Emmons was a heavy contributor in the Owls bowl win against SMU as he had 17 carries for 72 yards and a touchdown. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: BJ Emmons named in top 250 watch list of the 2021 Reese’s Senior Bowl

August 20, 2020

If selected, he will be the fourth Owl to play in the Senior Bowl.

Illustration by Michelle Rodriguez.

FAU explains unchanged costs for tuition and fees

August 19, 2020

Despite the pandemic, FAU’s cost for tuition and fees will remain unchanged for the 2020-21 academic year.

It has been an unusual first season at FAU for Taggart to say the least. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Willie Taggart addresses concerns surrounding quarterbacks and COVID-19 heading into the season

August 14, 2020

As the 2020 season approaches, Taggart talks about the quarterback room and how the team should handle the coronavirus.