| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:39 AM
The choice of Carl Pelini as a hit with the Florida Atlantic University Board of Trustees, who voted unanimously during a special meeting Monday morning to approve his contract.
“We got the guy we wanted, said board chair Robert Stilley. “...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Indicative of FAU’s 1-11 season, the Owls placed just one player on the Sun Belt All-Conference teams released Wednesday.
Senior running back Alfred Morris was named to the second team offense. Morris was second in the conference in rushing,...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 12:16 PM
FAU was picked to finish fourth in the Sun Belt baseball coaches’ poll, and three Owls were named to the preseason All-Sun Belt team.
Pitcher Hugh Adams, catcher Mike Albaladejo and outfielder Alex Hudak, all seniors, were the Owls’...
| Jan 9, 2012
With point guard Ray Taylor out of the game with an injury, Alex Tucker had to step in to the starting job Monday at Arkansas State.
Tucker, a senior from California, did more than just step up.
Tucker, who came into the game averaging 3.6 points,...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 5:31 PM
Middle Tennessee’s domination of the Sun Belt continued Saturday, as the Blue Raiders won conference’s regular season title by beating defending title-holder FAU 72-59.
The win assured the Blue Raiders (24-4, 13-1) of their first postseason...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 7:31 AM
The Sun Belt released the 2012 schedule for its members Thursday.
FAU opens against FBS member Wagner at home, and then is on the road for three straight games, starting with a conference game versus Middle Tennessee before facing Georgia and Alabama....
| Mar 23, 2012
| 6:19 AM
FAU makes its first trip out of the state since opening the season at Alabama Feb. 17 to 19, and the Owls are hoping the results are similar.
FAU swept the Crimson Tide, and now face Middle Tennessee (13-8, 2-1 Sun Belt) in a conference series that...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 9:30 AM
The Sun Belt was a combined 1-8 in the opening week, with the only win coming in a battle of conference teams, with Florida International beating North Texas 41-16.
The rest of the conference had teams playing money games against teams from the...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 7:02 AM
Most of the Sun Belt is still playing non-conference games this week.
Florida Atlantic (0-2) is at Auburn (2-1) after opening the season at Florida and Michigan State.
The two conference games are Louisiana-Lafayette at red-hot Florida...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 1:47 PM
FAU’s baseball team will open the season at Alabama Feb. 17, the first time the Owls have to Tuscaloosa since they upset the Crimson Tide in the 2002 NCAA regional to make it to the super regional for the first and only time in program history....
| Apr 9, 2012
| 1:50 PM
New Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson’s first expansion effort has been a success, as Georgia State accepted an invitation to join the conference Monday.
“This is a strong declaration that the Sun Belt is committed to getting better,”...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 7:10 AM
With four starters and three key bench players returning, FAU was picked to finish first in the Sun Belt East Division in the coaches' poll released Wednesday as part of the conference's basketball media days.
"I think there are a lot of teams that can...