BOCA RATON, Fla. -
Florida Atlantic football will travel to Houston, Texas this weekend where they will face the Rice Owls. The two teams are nearly identical with the same name for their mascot, and both maturing from 2015, a year that the two teams were listed among the nation’s youngest teams. Both are 1-7 and both are looking for their first 2016 Conference USA league win.
The game, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 5 at 3:30 p.m., will air on ESPN3. Brett Dolan will have the call Click Here to Watch on ESPN. Fans also may listen to the local call on ESPN West Palm 106.3, the flagship radio station for FAU Athletics. Ken LaVicka and FAU alumnus Kris Bartel will bring you the game, which also can be heard on the ESPN App.
Meet Garin Justice, FAU’s offensive line coach who was featured in last week’s FAU Football: Inside the Owls’ Burrow
This Thursday, you can catch the ninth installment of Inside the Owls' Burrow which will air at 8 p.m. on Fox Sports Sun. It will re-air at 9:30 a.m. Saturday on Fox Sports Florida. This week's show will feature Defensive Back Coach Corey Bell and junior linebacker Nate Ozdemir.
Prior to this week's game, you can catch up on the team on Wednesday, Nov. 3 by listening to Florida Atlantic Sports Talk (FAST) on ESPN West Palm 106.3 from 6 to 7 p.m. Ken LaVicka, the voice of Owls' football, will be joined by FAU Head Football Coach Charlie Partridge. Special guests will include: Head Women’s Soccer Coach Patrick Baker, who has led the Owls to their second consecutive double-digit win season and will play in the C-USA Championship beginning Wednesday, Nov. 3, and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Michael Curry, who will guide the team as they open the 2016-17 season in Hawaii next week.
The Owls will travel to Rice Saturday, Nov. 5 to face the Rice Owls.
To get involved or to purchase single-game tickets for you, your family or friends, call 1-866-FAU-Owls or go online (https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/fau/EN/buy/details/FB2016). Fans also may purchase tickets via www.fausports.com. Click on the "Buy or Manage Tickets" option under the tickets tab.