Owls Topped By UTSA in C-USA Tournament
Owls Open C-USA Tournament Against UTSA
FAU to Face UTSA in First Round of C-USA Tournament
Owls Square Off Against Marshall
Owls Victorious on Senior Day
Sophomore Forward Ra'Kyra Gabriel (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.
- One of only three FAU players to play in every game this season and she started in 24 of those contests
- Averaged 6.4 rebounds per game, third most on the team
- Scored in double digits nine times and had three double-doubles
- Opened the season with a double-double, scoring 14 points and pulling down 10 rebounds against Mercer
- Had back-to-back double-doubles against Grand Canyon and North Florida
- Had a four-game stretch midway through the season when she made 9-of-12 three-point shots attempts, including four against UAB. During that stretch, Gabriel scored a career-high 27 points at UTSA and followed that up with 24 points at UAB. She was named to the C-USA Honor Roll for her performances that week
- Played in 21 games until she suffered a season-ending injury in February against Old Dominion
- Shot .468 from the field and averaged 3.5 points and 4.3 rebounds per game
- Set a career-high 13 points on a career-best 6-of-10 shooting in the Charlotte contest and saw a personal-best 10 rebounds against FGCU
- Played in all 30 games, starting in eight
- Had a career-high eight points in the 62-55 win at Florida Gulf Coast on Nov. 17
- Came down with a personal best eight rebounds in the 71-67 victory over Milwuakee on Nov. 24
- Shot .342 from the field
- Named All-Area and All-State multiple times at Brookside Christian High School, tallying 1,324 career points, 930 rebounds and 299 blocks under coaches Pico Wilburn and Que Ngo.
- As a senior, Gabriel averaged 11.6 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per contest.
- In her freshman campaign, she scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the state championship game.
- Graduated high school with a 3.45 grade point average.
- Led her squad to the 2011-12 and 2014-15 NorCal Championships and won the 2011-12 State Championship for Division 5.
- The daughter of Ruby Davis-Gabriel and Ronell Gabriel
- Ra'Kyra is studying English at FAU