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FAU Football: Owls look to secure bowl eligibility on the road against Middle Tennessee

Last season’s 27-17 loss to Middle Tennessee eliminated FAU from bowl eligibility.

Willie Taggert celebrating with his owls after their victory against UAB on Oct. 29, 2022.

After a dominating win in the Shula Bowl last week, the FAU Owls (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) will take on the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders (5-5, 2-4 C-USA) this Saturday at Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tenn.

Head coach Willie Taggart acknowledged what is at stake for both teams as they look to secure bowl eligibility with two weeks left in the season.

“We understand what this game means and where it can get us.