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FAU's first home game of the 2020 season will be against Stony Brook on Sept. 12. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

2020 FAU Football schedule released

January 9, 2020

The Owls once again open the season against a ranked team.

Owls finished with a conference title, a bowl victory and 11 wins in 2019. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

FAU football’s 2019 year in review

December 30, 2019

The Owls persevered the whole season en route to their second C-USA title in three years.

Jim Leavitt worked with new FAU head coach Willie Taggart when he was the defensive coordinator for the Oregon Ducks in 2017. Photo courtesy of the University of Oregon Athletics.

BREAKING: Jim Leavitt set to become new FAU defensive coordinator

December 21, 2019

During the 2019 season under Glenn Spencer, the defense led the nation in turnover margin and interceptions.

FAU Owls on the sidelines during a game against the UAB Blazers on Dec. 7th. Photography by Photo editor Alex Liscio.

FAU scores nine newcomers during the Early Signing period, one decommits

December 19, 2019

In Willie Taggart’s first signing day as the new head coach for FAU, the program saw nine newcomers join for the 2020 season.  ...

New FAU head coach Willie Taggart talking at his introductory press conference. Photo by: Zachary Weinberger.

FAU president, athletics director introduce new head coach Willie Taggart Thursday

December 13, 2019

Taggart was officially hired Wednesday after Lane Kiffin stepped down after the conference title game last week.

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BREAKING: Former FSU head coach Willie Taggart accepts the job at FAU

December 11, 2019

Less than a week after it was announced that Lane Kiffin would leave FAU, the university locked down Willie Taggart. This will be his fifth head coaching job.

Former FAU Head Coach Lane Kiffin. Photo by Photo Editor Alex Liscio.

Potential candidates for FAU football’s vacant head coach spot

December 10, 2019

It’s the end of “Kiffin SZN.” Lane Kiffin stepped down as the head coach immediately following the C-USA championship ga...

Running back Malcolm Davidson ran for 128 yards on 11 carries in the Conference USA championship game Saturday. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

FAU accepts invitation to play in the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl against SMU

December 9, 2019

This will be the fourth bowl game that FAU has played in.

Quarterback Chris Robison was named Conference USA championship MVP as he threw for 267 yards to go along with four touchdown passes. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

FAU blows out UAB in Conference USA championship, 49-6

December 9, 2019

This is FAU’s second C-USA title in the last three years.

Lane Kiffin won his second conference title Saturday beating the UAB Blazers, 49-6. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

Lane Kiffin steps down as FAU head coach, heading to Ole Miss

December 7, 2019

Athletics Director Brian White said a national search for a head coach will begin immediately.

The FAU running attack lead by BJ Emmons rushed for 71 yards and a touchdown while averaging 6.5 yards per carry. Photo by: Alex Liscio.

FAU to host C-USA title game after defeating Southern Mississippi 34-17

December 1, 2019

The Owls defense led the way with five turnovers.

In his first game back since the first week of the season against Ohio State, running back BJ Emmons carried the ball 10 times rushing for 53 yards and two touchdowns. Photo courtesy of FAU Athletics.

Owls race past UTSA Roadrunners 40-26

November 24, 2019

Harrison Bryant led the way with 182 yards receiving.