This is a new program record and a more than 10 percent increase from 2016
Women's basketball fell 71-59 after their hard fought battle with Middle Tennessee on Saturday night
Freshman Katelyn O'Reilly was one of four Owls in double figures with a career-high 23 points and 12 rebounds
Despite the loss, freshman Katelyn O'Reilly had a career-high 19 points
FAU will play UTEP on Thursday, Feb. 23 followed by UTSA on Saturday, Feb. 25
Junior Guard Nika Zyryanova (2015-present)
The women's basketball team made their annual Halloween trip to ACTS Retirement-Life Community in Boca Raton, Fla.
The women's basketball team attended the 22nd Annual Buddy Walk for the Gold Coast Down Syndrome Organization on Sunday, Oct. 16.
- Made 18 starts in 28 appearances while averaging 22.0 minutes each game
- Had a career-high 20 points on a personal best 8-of-14 from the floor and 4-of-6 from beyond the arc in the win over Indiana State
- Shot .342 from the field and averaged 5.1 points per game
- Tallied 47 assists on the year and a personal-best seven in the Mercer contest
- Played in 29 games with nine starts in her first year at FAU
- Averaged 3.2 points and 1.1 assists per game
- Scored season-high 14 points at Kansas State on Dec. 13
- Dealt five assists on Nov. 13 against Akron
- A member of the 2013 Russian National 18U team, Zyryanova was named the best point guard and defensive player in Russia for women born in 1995.
- She also helped lead her team to the Junior Russian Championship silver medal in 2013. Zyryanova and her historic UMMC Basketball Club won the team's fifth consecutive Russian title in 2012.
- The daughter of Vladimir and Larisa Zyryanova
- Goal is to play professional basketball