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Baseball: Owls defeat Rice 7-4 to make it to semifinals of C-USA tournament

May 26, 2018

Matt Harris earned his first save of the year allowing just two hits in three innings of relief

Tyler Frank. Alex Rodriguez | Features Editor

Baseball: Owls lose 5-4 to Rice, face elimination in C-USA Tournament

May 25, 2018

The Owls will play Louisiana Tech later today with the loser being eliminated

FAU senior guard Justin Massey (2) powered through Middle Tennessee's defense to get a layup in. FAU went on to lose against MTSU 61-57 on Jan. 6. Joshua Giron | Photo Editor

Men’s Basketball: FAU beats Rice 63-62 at the buzzer

January 27, 2018

FAU men’s basketball avoided losing its third straight game thanks to senior guard Justin Massey’s game winning  3-pointer at the buzzer to beat Rice 63-62.

Freshman Alexis Shannon scored 12 points in the Owls loss against Old Dominion last Saturday. Alexander Rodriguez | Contributing Photographer

Women’s basketball preview: FAU will travel to North Texas and Rice in hopes of snapping its 11-game losing streak

February 8, 2017

When it rains it pours, and it has been pouring on the Florida Atlantic women’s basketball team as the Owls have lost 11 straight games.

Hilltoppers junior strong safety Leverick Johnson (29) pushes Owls redshirt junior wide receiver Kalib Woods (4) out of bounds. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Football preview: FAU hosts UTEP Saturday in second to last home game

November 9, 2016

Florida Atlantic welcomes the University of Texas El-Paso this weekend, hoping to build on the momentum following its 42-25 win over Rice University last week.

Devin Singletary ran for a career-high 252 yards against Rice. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Football: Florida Atlantic picks up first win since opening day

November 5, 2016

Florida Atlantic football fed off the hot hands of its young running back and quarterback on its way to a 42-25 victory over Rice University, snapping a seven-game losing streak in the process.

FAU redshirt sophomore wide receiver Bobby Mitchell (8) runs for a first down. Mohammed F Emran | Staff Photographer

Football preview: the clash of the Owls

November 2, 2016

This season’s battle of the Owls will have a new twist to it as it is also the battle of the two worst teams in the country, according to Massey Ratings College Football Ranking Composite.

Junior wide receiver Henry Bussey steps to avoid a defender during an Aug. 17 practice. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Football: 2016 game predictions

August 27, 2016

Coming off consecutive 3-9 seasons, the time is now for Florida Atlantic football to take that next step.

Senior center fielder Billy Endris (left) congratulates junior second baseman Stephen Kerr after a home run against the University of Miami on April 20. Brendan Feeney | Sports Editor

Baseball: Rice and FAU split series after rain cancels tie-breaker

May 15, 2016

In a series featuring the two Owls of Conference USA, Mother Nature ultimately stood out the most, as rain lead to a postponement of one game and the cancellation of Sunday’s finale between No. 13 Rice University and No. 16 Florida Atlantic baseball.

FAU players chat in the dugout during their game Saturday against the University of Southern Missouri.  Ryan Lynch| Multimedia Editor

Baseball: Owls win 2-of-3 against Conference USA leading Southern Miss

May 1, 2016

The University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles came to Boca Raton on Friday with a two-game lead over Florida Atlantic baseball and were one game ahead of Rice University, for the top spot of the Conference USA standings.

Quarterback Jaquez Johnson celebrates after scoring his second touchdown in FAU’s 45-38 win over WKU last season. With a new number and less weight on him, Quez and his teammates will fight for a conference championship. Photo by Michelle Friswell

Football: 2015 Game Predictions

August 26, 2015

Correction: An earlier version of this story stated the Shula Bowl would be played for the first time at FAU Stadium.  In rea...