| 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 22, 2014
| 2:55 PM
NORFOLK — Bobby Wilder used the "P" word with his team — and no, it wasn't "party" — following Old Dominion's landmark victory at Rice on Saturday.
ODU's head coach pointed out that the Monarchs beat a depleted team in Houston, one...
| 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...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 4:51 PM
BOCA RATON — The first thing FAU athletic director Pat Chun noticed about the Owls' football schedule this season was the two marquee schools at the top of the slate: Nebraska and Alabama.
Chun, FAU's athletic director who inherited the matchups...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:35 PM
BOCA RATON — A topic that is still looming over FAU as it begins its season on Saturday is its former coach, Carl Pelini. The Owls will face a Nebraska Cornhuskers team coached by Pelini's brother Bo.
Although the game was scheduled before Carl...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:42 PM
BOCA RATON — Brandin Bryant has fond memories of Nebraska's Memorial Stadium. Growing up in Omaha, Neb., Bryant attended several games to watch the Cornhuskers with his father, Robert, and his grandfather, Charles.
Every time Bryant watched...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 6:25 PM
LINCOLN, Neb. — FAU knew what to expect against Nebraska's offense. The Cornhuskers were going to run the ball at them. And run the ball again. And run the ball some more. The question was whether the Owls would be ready to accept the challenge....
| Aug 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
2013 | 8-4 First year in Conference USA
Sixth year (46-14, all with ODU)
Growing up in rural Maine, young Bobby Wilder was often alone with his thoughts, a common occurrence for residents of the least populous state east...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:50 PM
BOCA RATON — Nothing should intimidate FAU seniors Andrae Kirk and Alex Deleon when the Owls open their season Saturday on the road against Nebraska.
Not the jitters that go with the first game of the season. Not the 87,000 fans clad in red inside...
| Aug 28, 2014
After nearly three hours of football practice in the scorching South Florida sun, the Florida Atlantic players have only a set of up-downs left, which they didn't complete alone.
Coach Charlie Partridge was among the first up and down, beating many of...