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FAU crushes Florida Tech

November 15, 2009

MEN'S BASKETBALL FAU freshman guard Raymond Taylor scored 17 points and had 10 assists and seven rebounds as the Owls opened up their season routing Division II Florida Tech 86-63 at FAU Arena. Taylor, a diminutive 5-foot-6, was playing in his first collegiate game, but he impressed from tipoff, demonstrating lightning speed, nifty dribbling and an...

Youth group

October 25, 2009

Whether they were injuries, grade issues or inexperience, many things contributed to the losing season the men's basketball team suffered during the 2008-2009 year. However, with a few returning freshmen now having a year of experience, and with an impressive recruiting class coming in, the Owls have a good chance to make some noise on the hardwood ...

Injuries and Academics Force FAU B-Ball Players to Sit Out

March 16, 2009

The season started with head coach Mike Jarvis, in his first year with the Owls, leading the team to a 3-1 record, the program's best start in 15 years.  Since then, FAU has won just three of 23 games, and nearly half of the 12-man roster have had issues with being able to attend games. Jarvis, a 20-year collegiate coaching veteran, will endure his ...

Men’s Basketball: Owls Outlasted By Trojans

February 9, 2009

The Owl dropped yet another Sun Belt Conference match up on Saturday at the Burrow, falling to the Troy Trojans 78-63.  The loss dropped the Owls to 5-20 overall and 1-12 in conference play.  In a performance that saw senior guard Paul Graham III give one of the best efforts of his career with 33 points, it was the overmatched FAU big men ...

FAU vs. Troy Video

February 9, 2009

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Men’s Basketball: UALR Extends FAU Losing Streak To 13

February 4, 2009

Every game it's the same scenario. FAU has a chance late but can't produce the clutch shots to pull out a win. The Owls' latest loss came at the hands of the Arkansas-Little Rock Trojans 66-59. Jarvis feels like he's in a reoccurring dream. "Anyone seen the movie Groundhog's Day? It's like the alarm clock is set for game-day and it goes off and...

Men’s Basketball: Finally, A Win

February 3, 2009

In a season filled with injuries and losses, the Owls finally had a reason to keep their heads up after the final buzzer sounded. They finally had a conference victory. The Owls (5-18, 1-10 Sun Belt Conference) snapped a 13-game losing streak and earned their first Sun Belt Conference victory of the season against the cold-shooting Ragin' Cajuns (7...

Men’s Basketball: Jarvis’ Frustration Boils Over as Owls Fall Again

January 25, 2009

FAU held the lead by one when the unfathomable happened to head coach Mike Jarvis. He was given three technical fouls and ejected with 2:01 left in the first half after a heated argument with the referees on Jan. 22. A fourth technical foul was called on assistant coach Mike Jarvis II on the same play, allowing the Warhawks' Afram Nweke to sink seve...

Men’s Basketball: FIU Buries FAU in the Burrow

January 17, 2009

Another game, but it's the same old story in Owls country. They were in the game late, but couldn't hit the big shots to bring home a victory. FIU (7-12, 2-4 Sun Belt) came into FAU Arena on Jan. 15 for "Bury the Burrow in Red" night and left with their first road win of the season. The Owls (4-14, 0-6 Sun Belt) remain winless in Sun Belt play and ...