| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:43 PM
BOCA RATON — Some of the Owls used the word "potent." Other players choose "dangerous" and "explosive." Coach Charlie Partridge went with "powerful."
Those were the words the Owls used all week to describe Western Kentucky's prolific offense....
| Oct 18, 2014
| 4:42 PM
BOCA RATON — Well before the comeback — before the Owls solved their issues, rededicated themselves and played their best quarter of football this season — coach Charlie Partridge walked up to quarterback Jaquez Johnson. The Owls, in the...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:03 PM
BOCA RATON — FAU running back Greg Howell, a true freshman, made his collegiate debut in the second quarter of Saturday's game against Western Kentucky. Howell gained five yards on his first carry.
Howell's second rushing attempt was not a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:12 PM
BOCA RATON — Perhaps now, having a chance to look back, the Owls will appreciate the timing of their bye week.
They can reset themselves. They can restart their quest. They can still become a team that will contend in Conference USA. Their goal of...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:19 PM
MIAMI — Rivalry games usually are not played in early October, yet that was the case for the Shula Bowl this season. Thursday's game was the earliest meeting between FAU and FIU in the history of the rivalry.
Last year, Brian Wright, FAU's...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:34 AM
The two teams scattered onto the field and had 10 minutes to get ready for the second half.
FIU and FIU had waited almost two hours for the third quarter of their annual rivalry showdown to begin.
FAU took a simple approach. The Owls stretch and...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:28 PM
BOCA RATON — Rodney Whitehead always enjoys meeting new people. When he does, Whitehead will introduce himself by not saying his actual first name. He will instead use the nickname that was given to him at birth, the name that all of his FAU...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:37 PM
BOCA RATON — During most weeks, the FAU Owls usually have clear goals — earn a victory, steadily improving and moving closer to bowl eligibility along the way. It's a simple concept, one that is easy for the Owls to follow. Each practice is...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:59 PM
BOCA RATON — The football floated in the air for just a few seconds. Yet for tight end Nate Terry, those seconds felt like an eternity. Quarterback Jaquez Johnson threw the ball to Terry with faith.
The two players had practiced this particular...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:16 PM
BOCA RATON — Coach Charlie Partridge did not get much sleep last Saturday night. He had work to do. After watching his Owls suffer a devastating one-point loss to Wyoming, Partridge spent the following hours contemplating how he could properly...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:01 PM
LARAMIE, Wyo. — Hands on his hips and his head bow, Jaquez Johnson stood still, dejected from what had occurred. Surrounding Johnson was a sea of jubilant Wyoming Cowboys who ran onto the field as time expired. All Johnson could do was watch the...