2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
1-1, 3rd in C-USA - East
15dAdam 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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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.

Tronti races to the end zone on option play (0:33)

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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34dDavid 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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39dAdam 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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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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84dAdam 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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106dTom 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.

Harrison Bryant's NFL draft profile (0:41)
Harrison Bryant's NFL draft profile (0:41)
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214dBill Connelly

College football offseason preview -- Conference USA East

Who holds the cards in Conference USA East? Will Florida Atlantic notch its third crown in four years or can Western Kentucky unseat them? Does Marshall's experience place the Thundering Herd at the forefront? We tackle these questions and more here.


FAU, down Kiffin and 4 starters, steamrolls SMU

Chris Robison passed for 305 yards and two touchdowns and Florida Atlantic scored two touchdowns in a 24-second span late in the first half to take control on the way to beating SMU 52-28 in the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl on Saturday.

FAU's Smith recovers fumble for TD (0:25)
Smith's INT sets up quick FAU TD (0:59)
McAfee pops bottle after SMU recovers fumble (0:51)

Team Stats

Passing Yards123.092nd
Rushing Yards151.556th
Points For15.0Tied-105th
Points Against18.586th