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11-8, 10th in C-USA

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Talked to folks from Florida Atlantic who say they're happy they escaped Hurricane Irma but still fearful of what comes next. Lane Kiffin took a deep breath before saying, "Yep. .... We made it."

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida Atlantic arriving at team hotel in Madison before matchup at Wisconsin, after escaping Hurricane Irma. Somber scene. These young men have a lot more than football on their minds right now.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida Atlantic's football team has landed in Madison, per athletic director Pat Chun. The team is set to face Wisconsin at 11 a.m. Saturday. But Lane Kiffin's squad is also dealing with Hurricane Irma and the likelihood it will be stuck in Wisconsin after the game.

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South Carolina adds grad transfer Booker

Frank Booker is a 6-foot-4 guard from Augusta, Georgia, who spent his first two seasons with the Oklahoma Sooners before moving on to Florida Atlantic.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Entering the night, FAU was 0-6 vs Big Ten teams over the last 20 seasons. All of those losses were by at least 10 points with 5 of them by at least 25 points. Tonight they beat Ohio State 79-77 in overtime. It was their 1st road win vs a major conference team since 2010 at Mississippi State (also a 2-point win).

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

From our invaluable ESPN researcher Jacob Emert: Ohio State 122-8 at home in nonconference games under Thad Matta but check this: 108-3 first 11 seasons and now after FAU loss 14-5 the last two seasons.

Picks: College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon

C.L. Brown predicts that Hawaii -- the only team to participate in the College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon in each of the past nine seasons -- will hold off Florida Atlantic early Tuesday morning (4:15 a.m. ET, ESPN2). Tip-Off predictions

Tennessee knocks off Florida Atlantic (1:52)
Kevin Punter Postgame Interview (0:42)
Michigan State makes easy work of FAU (0:43)
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Denzel Valentine with a sick no-look pass

The Michigan State senior doesn't need to look at Deyonta Davis to deliver a dime for the flush.

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Goodman: Grading coaching hires of 2014

Jeff Goodman hands out grades on this year's college basketball head-coaching hires from Virginia Tech down to Kennesaw State, with the Hokies earning top marks for adding Buzz Williams.

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2013-14 Preview: Florida Atlantic Owls

Joey Berlin previews the 2013-14 season for Florida Atlantic. The Owls face an uphill battle with a largely new and inexperienced roster.

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ESPN.com's Sun Belt preview

Before getting to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Sun Belt, read Dana O'Neil's profile of new Florida International coach Richard Pitino, Myron Medcalf's look at North Texas' nonconference schedule and Western Kentucky's place in ESPN.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.9
Rebounds Per Game40.3
Assists Per Game12.6
Points Allowed69.9136th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-1
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances1