| Jan 17, 2015
| 10:56 PM
Coming out of the locker room after halftime, point guard Marquan Botley felt he needed to do more. He needed to help the Owls become efficient on offense. He needed to push the tempo, needed to give his teammates energy.
In the second half against...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:02 PM
Record: 7-5 overall, 0-1 Conference USA
Postseason forecast: none likely, possibly NIT.
Next game: at UAB (5-9), Thursday, 8 p.m.
Last game: loss at home to FIU, 62-60.
Biggest win: In mid-December, the Owls went on the road and beat a talented...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:23 PM
The recruiting scene in Palm Beach County on Wednesday got a serious jolt.
American Heritage-Delray phenom Desmond Cain committed to Illinois early on, and before the day ended Palm Beach Central star Kemar Downer pledged Florida Atlantic.
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Conference USA, the most far-flung consortium since the British Empire, again adapts to changing membership. The league is down three — Tulsa, East Carolina and Tulane — and up one, Western Kentucky, from last season. The power...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:31 PM
As the final buzzer sounded, the Owls walked off the court with their heads down. Coach Michael Curry, who had screamed at his player and at times stood still hunched over in disappointment, was left to wonder why his team could not play at its best in...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 11:09 AM
It's not every day, every game that an athlete gets to play against the nation's best college basketball team, featuring nine McDonald's All-Americans.
Stefan Moody (Poinciana) got that opportunity last week when Ole Miss battled No. 1 Kentucky before...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:12 PM
During the past two weeks, FAU guard Solomon Poole has felt the tension building. Whether in practice, during the Owls' last road trip or in the second half of their most recent games, Poole has noticed that he and his teammates have focused more and more...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:52 PM
In March, just weeks after starting his new job, FAU president John Kelly wanted to meet with one of the school's biggest donors, Richard Schmidt.
Kelly wanted to make an impact, an immediate one, and he felt Schmidt could support one his first goals:...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:57 PM
While William and Mary’s Marcus Thornton was wearing out Richmond, the Spiders were wearing down the Tribe, though barely.
Thornton, a 6-foot-4 senior guard, scored 37 points. Richmond survived that and perilous moments in the final seconds to...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Herbert Miller knew his decision would surprise people. Late Monday night, Miller, a safety at Miramar High, announced on his Twitter account that he had recommitted to FAU.
Miller had been committed to Northern Illinois for the last five months...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:59 PM
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — FAU needed another play. After three quarters of their best football in a month, the Owls needed someone to make the play in the fourth quarter that would accomplish the trifecta of beating Middle Tennessee, getting the Owls...