Team preview: Florida Atlantic

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2007-08 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Originally Published: October 23, 2007
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(Information in this team report is as of October 1.)


Florida Atlantic's leap up to the Sun Belt Conference was more of hop, skip and a jump. The Owls went 10-8 in their debut season after moving up from the Atlantic Sun Confer-ence, making first-year coach Rex Walters look like he was born to be on a bench.