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Men's Hoops Prepares for Final Home Games
FAU's seniors will play their final home game on Saturday.
FAU's seniors will play their final home game on Saturday.
Feb. 20, 2018

0222 vs. Rice Game Notes Get Acrobat Reader

The Florida Atlantic University men's basketball team will close out its home schedule with a pair of rematches from earlier this season. FAU will host Rice on Thursday night and North Texas on Saturday night. FAU can clinch a berth in the Conference USA tournament with a win over Rice on Thursday. Saturday will be Senior Night and FAU's five-member senior class will be honored prior to the game.

The Last Meeting
Florida Atlantic63
January 27, 2018
Houston, Texas
Massey’s Buzzer-Beater Gives Men's Hoops Thrilling 63-62 Win over Rice
Justin Massey hit a deep three-pointer as the buzzer sounded to give the Florida Atlantic University men’s basketball team a 63-62 win over Rice on Saturday. FAU improves to 10-11 overall and 4-5 in Conference USA play. FAU has won four of its last six games.

The Last Meeting
Florida Atlantic53
North Texas59
January 25, 2018
Denton, Texas
Men's Hoops Nipped By North Texas 59-53
A late rally by the Florida Atlantic University men’s basketball team came up just short, as the Owls fell to North Texas 59-53 on Thursday night. FAU is now 9-11 on the season and 3-5 in Conference USA play.


Last Week: FAU (11-15, 5-9 C-USA) beat rival FIU in its only game last week. Center Ronald Delph had a career-high 24 points in the Owls' 77-72 win.   


History: Rice leads the all-time series with FAU 3-2. FAU won this year's first meeting when Justin Massey hit a buzzer-beating three-pointer to win the game 63-62. Saturday's tilt with North Texas will be the 15th between the two schools with the Mean Green holding a 12-3 advantage. North Texas beat FAU 59-53 in Denton back on Jan. 24.  


Coverage: Both contests will tip off at 7 p.m and will be broadcast on ESPN 106.3. Live stats and live video will be available at In-game updates will be posted at For tickets, contact the FAU Ticket Office at 1-866-FAU-OWLS. Fans can purchase tickets to the Rice game here and tickets to the North Texas game here.


Up Next: The Owls conclude their regular season with games at Old Dominion and Charlotte on Thursday, March 1 and Saturday, March 3, respectively.



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