RUTHERFORD, N.J. (PIX11) — The Final Four kicked off Saturday, and while the fan favorite throughout the tri-state may be the UConn Huskies, Rutherford, New Jersey is backing the FAU Owls.

Before playing at Florida Atlantic, Nick Boyd played for the St. Mary’s Gaels. His former teammate and coach are confident Nick and the Owls can keep the ball rolling for this Cinderella.

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