BOCA RATON, Fla. - The Florida Atlantic University men’s basketball team will hit the road for a pair of games, playing WKU on Thursday before facing Marshall on Saturday.
Last Week: FAU (10-13, 4-7 C-USA) lost both of its home games last week, losing to Louisiana Tech 67-62 Thursday night and falling to Southern Miss 77-66 on Saturday.
History: WKU (16-7, 8-2) holds a 13-6 lead over the Owls in the all-time series, including a 69-54 win over FAU last season in Boca Raton. Marshall (15-8, 6-4) has won five of the seven all-time meetings. The Thundering Herd won both encounters last season, winning 89-72 in the FAU Arena and ending the Owls’ season at the C-USA tournament 89-74.
Coverage: Tipoff is set for 8:30 p.m. Eastern on Thursday night and 7 p.m. on Saturday night. Thursday’s matchup can be seen on Fox College Sports Atlantic (Dish-450 and DirectTV-608). ESPN 106.3 will broadcast both contests. Live stats will be available at fausports.com, and in-game updates will be posted at twitter.com/FAU_Hoops.
Up Next: The Owls wrap up their home schedule with three straight games at FAU Arena, beginning with FIU on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m.