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Freshman center fielder Eric Rivera went 3-for-5 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored in Sunday's win over Illinois. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Baseball: Owls score 31 runs over weekend, win 2-of-3 over Illinois

March 5, 2017

After splitting two high scoring affairs on Friday and Saturday, Florida Atlantic baseball exploded early and often in Sunday’s rubbermatch to take the series against the University of Illinois.

FAU sophomore Jeantal Cylla led the Owls with 14 points in their loss at Middle Tennessee. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Men’s basketball: FAU falls to Middle Tennessee, finishes 11th in the conference standings

March 4, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball fell to Middle Tennessee State University 93-59 Saturday night in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and will be the 11th seed in the conference tournament which is set to begin next week.

Junior Ronald Delph scored 12 points to go along with six rebounds in the Owls loss to UAB. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Men’s basketball: FAU fails to overcome poor shooting in loss to UAB

March 2, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball was unable to overcome a tough shooting night in Birmingham, Alabama on Thursday night, falling 79-59 to the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

Junior Ronald Delph leads the Owls in rebounds and blocked shots this season. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball preview: FAU looking to climb up standings, to visit UAB and Middle Tennessee

March 1, 2017

After locking up its conference tournament spot last Saturday, Florida Atlantic men's basketball will look to climb even further up the standings this week when it visits the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Middle Tennessee State University.

Senior Stephen Kerr went 2-for-4 in the Owls loss to FGCU on Tuesday night. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU falls to Florida Gulf Coast after failing to hang on to lead

March 1, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball was unable to hang on to a two-run lead in the seventh inning, falling 7-5 to Florida Gulf Coast University Tuesday night in Fort Myers.

Senior pitcher Kylee Hanson picked up her first loss of the season against Kentucky, but still stands at 5-1 with a 0.91 ERA. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Softball: Owls win four of five in FAU tournament

February 27, 2017

Florida Atlantic softball won four out its five FAU tournament games this past weekend behind a solid offensive performance.

Sophomore Tyler Frank hit his eighth home run of the season on Friday. Photo by Max Jackson

Baseball: FAU’s perfect start comes to an end in weekend series versus Indiana

February 27, 2017

Florida Atlantic baseball’s 3-0 start to the season came to a halt this past weekend, as the team won one out of three games versus Indiana University.

Junior Sasha Cedeno scored 19 points in the Owls loss to UTEP. Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Women’s basketball: FAU falls to UTEP, will miss conference tournament

February 24, 2017

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball is set to miss the Conference USA tournament after falling to the University of Texas-El Paso 69-59 on Thursday night in El Paso, Texas.

Senior Adonis Filer leads the Owls with 10.6 points per game. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball preview: possible tournament scenarios for FAU entering the last four games

February 22, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball has a chance to lock down its Conference USA tournament spot this weekend when it hosts the University of Texas at El Paso and the University of Texas at San Antonio, but will need some help in order to accomplish it.

Junior Melinda Myers makes a team-high 37.1 percent of her three-point shots. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Women’s basketball preview: FAU heads to Texas for its last road trip of the season

February 22, 2017

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball is set to take its last road trip of the season when it visits the University of Texas at El Paso and the University of Texas at San Antonio, hoping to avoid going winless on the road for the season.

Junior Nick Rutherford scored 10 points versus Southern Miss on Saturday. Kaylyn Koutz | Contributing Photographer

Men’s basketball: FAU defeats Southern Miss, now one win away from clinching conference tournament spot

February 18, 2017

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball is now one win away from locking down a Conference USA tournament spot after defeating Southern Miss 94-82 Saturday night in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Women’s basketball: FAU unable to hang on to second half lead, falls to Southern Miss

Hans Belot Jr, Sports Editor

February 18, 2017

After leading by 13 points with 6:18 left in the second quarter, Florida Atlantic women’s basketball was outscored 49-21 the rest of the game, resulting in a 82-67 loss to the University of Southern Mississippi on Saturday night in Boca Raton.