2020 Season

2020 Schedule
5-4, 2nd in C-USA - East
FAU's Merrell makes difficult grab between defenders (0:21)
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Posey keeps it for 70-yard FAU TD run (0:31)
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James Charles extends FAU's lead on 32-yard TD run (0:23)
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Davidson scores big FAU 37-yard TD (0:22)
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C-USA rebooks seven games postponed by virus

Conference USA has rescheduled seven football games that were postponed earlier this season because of COVID-19 issues. All will be played the first two weeks of December.

106dAdam Rittenberg

FAU confirms 18 players, 9 staffers tested positive

Florida Atlantic coach Willie Taggart on Monday confirmed that 18 players and nine football staff members tested positive for COVID-19 last week, leading to the postponement of Saturday's game against Southern Miss.

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109d

FAU vs. Southern Miss postponed by COVID-19

Florida Atlantic said Thursday night that Saturday's football game against Southern Miss has been postponed due to COVID-19, adding that they'll work to reschedule the Conference USA contest.

114d

Taggart gets first win at FAU, 21-17 over Charlotte

Nick Tronti accounted for three touchdowns, coach Willie Taggart collected his first win at Florida Atlantic and the Owls started their season with a 21-17 win over Charlotte in a Conference USA opener on Saturday night.

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125dDavid Hale and Andrea Adelson

USF postpones FAU game amid virus concerns

South Florida is pausing football and postponing Saturday's game against FAU as it awaits full coronavirus test results after playing Notre Dame, which had a COVID-19 outbreak.

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130dAdam Rittenberg

FAU-Ga. Southern postponed over positive tests

After results of COVID-19 testing Thursday, Florida Atlantic decided to postpone its football game against Georgia Southern, which had been scheduled for Saturday.

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132d

FAU hopes to play after 11 test positive for virus

Florida Atlantic, which canceled football practice on Tuesday after 11 people in the football program tested positive for the coronavirus, hopes to play Saturday against Georgia Southern.

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175dAdam Rittenberg

Florida Atlantic, starting QB Robison part ways

Quarterback Chris Robison, who helped lead Florida Atlantic to a Conference USA championship with 3,701 passing yards and 28 TDs last season, is no longer with the program.

What adding Deion Sanders' son, Shedeur, means for FAU (1:04)
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196dTom VanHaaren

Top-10 QB Sanders, son of Deion, chooses FAU

Florida Atlantic added a big name to its 2021 recruiting class on Monday when ESPN 300 quarterback Shedeur Sanders announced his commitment to the Owls.

Team Stats

Passing Yards144.4117th
Rushing Yards180.148th
Points For18.9128th
Points Against17.4118th