Team preview: Florida Atlantic

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2004-05 college basketball season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 19, 2004, 6:14 PM ET
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Ticket stubs for Florida Atlantic games last season should have come with a clear warning: fans with a history of heart problems, steer clear.

The Owls were 2-10 in games decided by five or fewer points; those 12 games represented fully 43 percent of their season. Overtime, double-overtime, home and road: If FAU reached crunch time, it always got crunched.