Boca Raton Bowl: Florida Atlantic Dominate Akron 50-3

In a game where Florida Atlantic football was heavily favored over Akron, the Owls were able to live up to the hype with a 50-3 victory in the Boca Raton Bowl. FAU was able to stave off the Zips with a strong defensive showing in what was technically a home game for them. The winning … Continue reading Boca Raton Bowl: Florida Atlantic Dominate Akron 50-3

Boca Raton Bowl Preview: Florida Atlantic Owls versus Akron Zips

After running the table in conference play and winning the Conference USA championship over North Texas, Florida Atlantic Football will get another home games of sorts when it plays Akron in the Cheribundi Cherry Tart Boca Raton Bowl. With a win, head coach Lane Kiffin could continue the second-longest win streak in college football and … Continue reading Boca Raton Bowl Preview: Florida Atlantic Owls versus Akron Zips

Conference USA Football 2017 Championship: Florida Atlantic Fly By North Texas 41-17

The last time North Texas met Florida Atlantic at FAU Stadium, the Owls pummeled the Mean Green for a program-record 69 points on Oct. 21. This time, another good start helped them beat the Mean Green again on their way to a 41-17 Conference USA championship victory Saturday. North Texas was held scoreless until the … Continue reading Conference USA Football 2017 Championship: Florida Atlantic Fly By North Texas 41-17

Conference USA Title Game Preview: North Texas Mean Green at Florida Atlantic Owls

Conference USA’s championship matchup is a game so nice, they’re gonna play it twice. All jokes aside, Florida Atlantic and North Texas will match up to see who will get their first championship ever. For both teams, who have struggled in mediocrity and stagnation, a championship would represent the peak of what a successful rebuild … Continue reading Conference USA Title Game Preview: North Texas Mean Green at Florida Atlantic Owls

100 Miles of Hate and Shula Bowl 2017 Preview

Two of C-USA’s best rivalries will be on display this weekend when the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers host the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in 100 Miles of Hate and the East Division-leading Florida Atlantic Owls host the Florida International Panthers in the Shula Bowl. WKU and MTSU head into the 2017-edition of 100 Miles of Hate … Continue reading 100 Miles of Hate and Shula Bowl 2017 Preview

The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever

Bowl season is almost here everyone, you know what that means, bowl projections. Everyone loves looking at tie-ins and choosing what four-win teams are capable of winning out to just sneak into a bowl. No? Only me? Ok then. I think this is a given at this point, but UCF is the Forgotten 5's representative … Continue reading The Forgotten 5 Are Going Bowling – Here’s Where I Think They’ll Go; Yeah, I Predicted Power 5 Too Because Whatever

Turnovers Plague Marshall in Close Loss at Florida Atlantic

A night of mistakes was too much for the Marshall Thundering Herd to overcome Friday night and Marshall fell to the C-USA East Division-leading Florida Atlantic Owls 30-25 in front of 15,880 fans at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida. The Herd (6-3, 3-2) outgained FAU (6-3, 5-0) in total yards, first downs, and time … Continue reading Turnovers Plague Marshall in Close Loss at Florida Atlantic

Marshall at Florida Atlantic Preview

C-USA East Division supremacy will be at stake Friday night when the Marshall Thundering Herd heads out on the road to battle the red-hot Florida Atlantic Owls. Marshall’s five-game winning streak came to a screeching halt on Oct. 28 in a 41-30 home loss to the Florida International Panthers and the Herd now sits at … Continue reading Marshall at Florida Atlantic Preview

A Preview of Week 5’s CUSA Action

Rice @ Pitt (-20.5) So here's the thing. Rice isn't winless, which is nice, but in reality, all we know from Rice being 1-3 is just how bad UTEP is this season. The Owls - per Football Study Hall - turned in an offensive performance in the 76th percentile against UTEP (their offense performed better … Continue reading A Preview of Week 5’s CUSA Action

Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting

This was a very mixed bag for the conference this week, but I guess what else is new, right? I think La Tech is the top team in the conference, but only just barely and there's a number of teams on their tail. Let's cruise through the action and talk like we have a clue … Continue reading Week Three Conference USA Roundup – Nobody Really Stands Out Yet, But the QB’s Are Interesting