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FAU women’s basketball head coach Jim Jabir talks next tactics with his players during a media timeout in his team's 79-67 win over Lynn University on Nov. 4. Alexander Rodriguez | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: Season in Review 2017-2018

March 27, 2018

FAU Women’s Basketball went from winless to Conference USA contenders in just one season under first-year head coach Jim Jabir.

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

Women’s Basketball: FAU squanders first half lead in 54-59 loss against Old Dominion

February 15, 2018

The Owls’ losing streak stretches to five after their offense fell apart in second half.

FAU women’s basketball head coach Jim Jabir talks next tactics with his players during a media timeout in his team's 79-67 win over Lynn University on Nov. 4. Alexander Rodriguez | Staff Photographer

Women’s Basketball: Second half rally not enough as Owls lose 65-69 against Middle Tennessee

February 8, 2018

Ra’Kyra Gabriel injured in Owls’ third straight loss

FAU senior guard Malia Kency (32) dribbles around Saint Francis sophomore guard Jade Johnson (23). FAU went on to win 80-60 against Saint Francis during their Thanksgiving Tourney. Lauren Sopourn | Contributing Photographer

Women’s Basketball: FAU picks up wire-to-wire victory 86-72 over Louisiana Tech

January 21, 2018

Senior forward Sasha Cedeño’s career-high 30 points pushed FAU women’s basketball to lead for all but the first 18 seconds of the game in a 86-72 win against the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters.

Gallery: FAU Women's Basketball Versus Saint Francis

Gallery: FAU Women’s Basketball Versus Saint Francis

November 25, 2017

Lauren Sopourn | Staff Photographer FAU senior guard Malia Kency (32) dribbles around Saint Francis sophomore guard Jade Johnson (23)....

Gallery: FAU Women's Basketball Versus Lynn University

Gallery: FAU Women’s Basketball Versus Lynn University

November 4, 2017

Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor FAU redshirt junior guard Danneal Ford (00) attempts to dunk the ball while three Lynn University p...

FAU junior Raven Doyle (5) scored a team-high 15 points against Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday night. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball: FAU can’t contain Maryland Eastern Shore’s Ciani Byrom in loss

December 18, 2016

Maryland Eastern Shore guard Ciani Byrom made her presence felt in the championship game of the 2016 FAU Holiday Tournament, leading her team to a 76-59 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday night.

Junior Melinda Myers has helped the Owls become one of the top five rebounding teams in Conference USA. Photo by Mohammed F. Emran

Women’s basketball: FAU struggles at Mercer in first road game of season

November 18, 2016

In its first road game of the season, Florida Atlantic women’s basketball was greeted by a 34-point performance from the reigning Southern Conference Player of the Year, Mercer junior guard Kahlia Lawrence.

FAU junior guard Nika Zyryanova (33) scored a career-high 20 points in the Owls win over Indiana State. Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball: FAU jumps to 2-0 after nail-biter against Indiana State

November 14, 2016

After trailing by four entering halftime, Indiana State jumped out to a 48-42 lead midway through the third quarter. Then the team ran into a pair of juniors on Kellie Lewis-Jay’s Florida Atlantic women’s basketball team.

Junior Raven Doyle collected her first career double-double in the Owls opening day victory. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball: FAU pulls away from Florida Memorial in season-opening victory

November 11, 2016

Florida Atlantic women’s basketball used a collective team effort to win its season opener 84-64 over Florida Memorial on Friday night in Boca Raton.

Women’s: Senior Kat Wright is 76 made 3-pointers away from breaking FAU’s all-time record. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Women’s basketball preview

November 10, 2016

Some say that when one door closes, another door opens. For Florida Atlantic’s women's basketball team, last year’s 79-74 d...

Gallery: Women's Basketball v. University of Alabama at Birmingham

Gallery: Women’s Basketball v. University of Alabama at Birmingham

February 7, 2016

Mohammed F. Emran | Staff Photographer Sophomore forward Sasha Cedeno (15) attempts a 3-point shot during the Owls’ 67-62 loss to the University of Alabama at Birmingham Saturday....