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Junior Gerdarius Troutman's 71 made 3-pointers are the seventh most in a single season in program history. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Men’s basketball: Gerdarius Troutman, FAU’s three-point marksman

March 8, 2017

It was about 10 p.m. inside the Florida Atlantic Arena. The court lights were still shining bright, a ball was bouncing and shoes could be heard squeaking on the court.

Junior Frank Booker hasn't received the playing time he expected since transferring, but he is making the most of his time at FAU. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Men’s basketball: Frank Booker’s impact goes beyond the hardwood

March 8, 2017

Florida Atlantic men's basketball trailed Middle Tennessee 73-51 with 5:11 left, and nobody could be heard inside FAU Arena — nobody except Frank Booker.

Sophomore Nick Rutherford scored 14 points and dished out six assists in the Owls win at Old Dominion on Saturday. Photo by Max Jackson

Men’s basketball: Justin Massey’s late three caps off comeback win at Old Dominion

February 4, 2017

Sophomore Justin Massey’s 3-pointer with 49 seconds left gave Florida Atlantic men’s basketball the lead for the first time in the second half, and it never surrendered it, taking down Old Dominion University 65-61 Saturday night in Norfolk, Virginia.

Nick Rutherford looks for a teammate to pass to while being defended by UAB’s Tosin Mehinti during his team’s loss 80-78 loss to UAB on Jan. 19. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Men’s Basketball: FAU unable to overcome slow start in loss to Middle Tennessee

January 21, 2017

Florida Atlantic Men’s Basketball could not overcome a tough first half shooting and defensive display, leading to a 86-57 loss to Middle Tennessee State Saturday night in Boca Raton.

FAU sophomore guard Nick Rutherford (10) scored the game winning basket at Ohio State. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball: Owls upset Ohio State on road

December 6, 2016

With 21.6 seconds remaining in overtime and the score tied at 77, Florida Atlantic head coach Michael Curry called upon his sophomore point guard Nick Rutherford to lead the team’s last possession. Rutherford drained the clock and isolated his defender.

Gallery: Men's basketball versus South Florida

Gallery: Men’s basketball versus South Florida

November 23, 2016

Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer FAU redshirt junior guard Frank Booker (11) drives past two USF defenders to attempt a layup.   Mohammed F Emran | St...

Junior Gerdarius Troutman made four 3-pointers in the Owls win over USF on Tuesday night. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU overcomes early shooting woes to defeat South Florida

November 22, 2016

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball used a pair of double-digit runs in each half to turn what was once a 10-point deficit in the first half into a 78-62 win over the University of South Florida on Tuesday night in Boca Raton.

Senior Adonis Filer has led the Owls with 11.3 points per game this season despite only starting six games. Photo by Max Jackson

Men’s basketball: team used a 36-0 run to defeat Edward Waters on Sunday

November 20, 2016

Prior to the season, Florida Atlantic men’s basketball coach Michael Curry decided to bring senior Adonis Filer, a starter last season, off the bench. The decision paid off in the Owls 98-64 win over Edward Waters College on Sunday afternoon.

Men’s: Coach Michael Curry addresses his team during a timeout in last year’s 78-66 loss against Old Dominion. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Men’s basketball preview

November 10, 2016

The players lined up under the basket, with their hands on their knees gasping for air. Sweat dripped down to the hardwood cour...

Justin Massey runs onto the court during the Owls' game against Warner on November 17. Photo by Max Jackson| Photo Editor

Men’s Basketball: Justin Massey and Malcolm Laws to transfer

April 29, 2015

The revolving door of players continues to spin for Florida Atlantic men’s basketball head coach Michael Curry. Sophomore guards...

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Frank Booker to transfer into FAU basketball program

April 28, 2015

Oklahoma guard Frank Booker is transferring to Florida Atlantic for the upcoming basketball season, according to multiple sources, ...