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Senior Adonis Filer has led the Owls with 11.3 points per game this season despite only starting six games. Photo by Max Jackson

Men’s basketball: Conference USA tournament preview

March 7, 2017

After securing the 11th seed in the Conference USA tournament, Florida Atlantic men's basketball is set to take on sixth-seeded Marshall University in the first round on Wednesday.

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 Adonis Filer scored the Owls first two baskets in their loss against UAB on Thursday night. Ryan Lynch | Editor in Chief

Men’s basketball: FAU’s slow start leads to third straight loss

January 20, 2017

Wins seem tough to come by at this point of the season for the Florida Atlantic men’s basketball team. The Owls (5-12, 1-5 Conference USA) came in Thursday night’s game against the University of Alabama at Birmingham (12-7, 5-1 Conference USA) looking to slow down the Blazers, who entered the game in a three-way tie for the second best record in the conference, but were unable to do so, falling 80-78 in Boca Raton.

FAU guard Jackson Trapp (12) looks for an open teammate with just minutes left in the Owls' 76-59 loss to Middle Tennessee on March 3. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball: Conference USA tournament preview

March 7, 2016

With the regular season all wrapped up after a 73-70 loss to the conference’s top seeded University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers, the Owls are now set to play the University of Texas at San Antonio Roadrunners in the first round of the Conference USA tournament on Tuesday, March 8.

FAU head coach Michael Curry talks to his team during a media timeout late in the second
half of his team's 76-59 loss to Middle Tennessee on March 3. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Men’s Basketball: Owls push Conference USA’s top program UAB to wire in loss

March 5, 2016

Florida Atlantic men’s basketball had its chance to beat Conference USA’s top team but couldn’t convert in clutch time, dropping Saturday’s matchup against the University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers 73-70.