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FAU Football: Owls’ season ends with heartbreaking 32-31 loss in overtime to Western Kentucky

FAU will not be bowl eligible for back-to-back seasons.

N’Kosi Perry catches the snap to start their play against WKU for their final game of the 2022 season.

FAU football (5-7, 4-4 C-USA) lost in heartbreaking fashion Saturday afternoon, falling 32-31 to the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers (8-5, 6-2 C-USA). With the defeat, they will not be bowl eligible for the second consecutive season.

“I’m so proud of our guys for actually going out and competing as hard as they did,” said head coach Willie Taggart, who now stands with a 15-18 record after three seasons.