5 Javier Lacunza
Javier  Lacunza


Pamplona, Spain

Last College:
Sagrado Corazon

Height / Weight:
6-9 / 215



FAU’s Student Athletes Post the Program’s Highest G.P.A.

Every women’s team (11) averaged a 3.0 G.P.A. or higher


Men's Basketball Hosts St. Thomas in Exhibition

Owls Open 2015-16 Season at Home


FAU is Third Among 14 C-USA Members in Student-Athletes Named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

The Owls had 204 student-athletes make the Honor Roll and 34 win the Commissioner's Academic Medal


Men's Basketball Wins Thriller Over UAB, 62-59

Win Snaps 11 Game Winning Streak


Men's Basketball Falls to Western Kentucky 71-68

Botley Scores Game High 18 Points

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Junior (2014-15): Appeared in 28 games, provided depth and perimeter shooting throughout the season...scored a season-high 11 points in game at UAB (1/8/15)...put up seven points and five rebounds in an overtime loss to Western Kentucky (1/15/15).

Sophomore (2013-14): Played in 19 games on the year, scored 11 points and grabbed five rebounds in season opener vs. Ave Maria (11/8/13)...had eight points and four rebounds in win over UCF (12/3/13)...scored 11 points and had five rebounds in start vs. Warner (1/1/14).

Freshman (2012-13): Appeared in eight games on the year, hit a pair of free throws, had a steal and grabbed a rebound vs. Warner (12/9/12)....also scored a point vs. Dayton (12/15/12)...pulled down a rebound vs. Arkansas State (1/26/13)...had a steal vs. FIU (3/2/13).

Prep:Averaged 13.7 points and 12.0 rebounds as junior at Hudson Falls (NY) HS while playing for O.J. Lescaver. He had 31 points and 20 rebounds in his best game that season. He returned to Spain for his senior year where he averaged 21.1 points, 9.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game.

Personal: Son of Ana Carmen Abecia and Jose Javier Lacunza. Enjoys playing soccer...majoring in international business.