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  1. Wayne Simmonds and Brayden Schenn Have Temple Winning the Title

    Mar 12, 2012, 2:25 PM EDT

    As far as Canadian hockey players go, Brayden Schenn and Wayne Simmonds just separated themselves as the absolute authority on college basketball. Either that, or they’re seriously lobbying for honorary degrees from Temple.

  2. Quotable: Drexel’s Bruiser Flint on the Selection Committee

    Mar 12, 2012, 9:29 AM EDT

    “There must be a lot of people on the basketball committee that don’t know too much about basketball.” – Drexel Head Coach Bruiser Flint on getting snubbed

  3. Temple Awaits Play-in Winner; Drexel, SJU and La Salle Heading to the NIT

    Mar 11, 2012, 7:26 PM EDT

    Fran Dunphy’s Temple Owls are dancing again, drawing the Midwest region’s 5 seed. They’ll play the winner of California vs. South Florida on Friday in Nashville. Drexel did not make the field despite their impressive season.

  4. 6 p.m. Selection Show: Is Drexel Out? Where Will Temple Go? Did the A-10 Get Four Bids?

    Mar 11, 2012, 3:19 PM EDT

    The St. Bonaventure Bonnies may have just cost the Drexel Dragons their NCAA bid.

  5. Your Friday Morning Atlantic 10 Tournament Primer

    Mar 9, 2012, 12:47 AM EDT

    We’ll be making our way to AC later this afternoon to check out the action, blog for your enjoyment and hopefully score a picture with the Dayton Flyer. In the meantime, we provide this list of each game, its time, where you can watch it, and a brief overview of the matchup…

  6. Joint Press Conference Illustrates the Very Real Issues between Temple, Villanova

    Mar 7, 2012, 9:29 PM EDT

    Temple and Villanova played nice Wednesday night. It was the only thing they could do, the only decision that made sense and the only decision that will make sense in the future. Things will have to stay that way in the future, even if, in private, things aren’t quite so neighborly.

  7. Down Goes Penn; Nova, La Salle, and St. Joe’s Play on

    Mar 7, 2012, 2:51 PM EDT

    We interrupt these Fall 2012 Big East football updates to discuss actual Big East basketball that’s actually happening actually now. But first, our hearts go out to Zack Rosen and the Penn Quakers.

  8. Temple to the Big East: A Sean Combs Musical Tribute

    Mar 7, 2012, 12:13 PM EDT

    After months of rumors and reports, Temple University is finally on its way back to the Big East. Only this time, rather than just rejoining for football, they’ll be coming in as a full, all-sports member.

  9. Drexel Will Wait; Penn, La Salle, Joe’s and ‘Nova Will All Press on

    Mar 6, 2012, 2:19 PM EDT

    Your City Six Champ Week primer, featuring Tuesday Night Previews, A-10 and Big East brackets and one very special Ivy League showdown…

  10. 27-win Drexel Meets 27-win VCU in Battle of Teams Who Might Otherwise Get Snubbed

    Mar 5, 2012, 6:36 PM EDT

    Welcome to the Colonial Athletic Association. Welcome to March. Welcome to a league were two 27-win teams from a conference that has produced two Final Four teams in the last six years have to fear being snubbed by the selection committee after winning — one more time — 27 games.

  11. Programming Note: Drexel takes on ODU at 2 p.m.; Their Tourney Hopes Hang in the Balance

    Mar 4, 2012, 11:52 AM EDT

    If you’ve thus far missed the Drexel bandwagon, today is a really good day to hop on. The Drexel Dragons will meet the Old Dominion Monarchs in the semifinal round of the CAA Tournament at 2 p.m. today. Both old and new Dragons fans will be able to watch the game on Comcast Sportsnet.

  12. Their House: SJU Claims Share of Big 5 Championship with Win over Temple

    Feb 26, 2012, 2:25 AM EDT

    With their 82-72 win over the Temple Owls on Saturday night, Saint Joseph’s walked off the floor in its final home game of the season with a share of the 2012 Big 5 Title. They will share that championship with the Owls.

  13. Saint Joseph’s Hosts Temple with Big 5 Title on the Line

    Feb 25, 2012, 3:40 PM EDT

    The Temple University Owls and Saint Joseph’s University Hawks have not played a game in the SJU Fieldhouse since 2001. This will be their first meeting inside the newly refurbished Hagan Arena. The Big 5 title is on the line.

  14. Temple-La Salle Afternoon After Notes: Rollouts, Chants and Dunphy on Legalizing ‘the Carry’

    Feb 23, 2012, 12:51 PM EDT

    Assorted notes, rollout recaps, and Fran Dunphy on why college refs should stop calling the carry inside…

  15. Fran Dunphy Discusses Eating Cake with Alonzo Lewis on the Last Day of the Man’s Life

    Feb 23, 2012, 11:01 AM EDT

    Big 5 Hall of Famer Alonzo Lewis lost his life on his way to a basketball game Tuesday. Inside, we bring you audio and quotes of Fran Dunphy’s postgame remarks on Lewis from after the Temple coach’s win over La Salle Wednesday. Words also included from Lewis friend, and fellow legend, John Chaney.

  16. Report: Temple to the Big East in 2012 ‘is Done’

    Feb 22, 2012, 2:05 PM EDT

    Talks between Temple and the Big East are heating up, and CBS Sports is reporting that Temple to the Big East is 2012 is already “done.”

  17. Nicely Done, Temple Kids

    Feb 12, 2012, 12:52 PM EDT

    The Temple student section showed some solid support last night in a win over Xavier. Check out this video.

  18. The Big East’s Addition of Memphis Does Little to Lessen its Volatility

    Feb 7, 2012, 7:09 PM EDT

    Memphis’ impending move the Big East may lock down the all important “12th school” the conference was looking to secure it the hopes of strengthening its football brand, but changes little about what remains a fluid process.

  19. St. Joe’s Takes on La Salle as Big 5 Title Picture Comes into Focus

    Feb 3, 2012, 6:39 PM EDT

    Saturday will be the first and only meeting between the programs this season; thus, it is both an Atlantic 10 and Big 5 contest, one that will have profound ramifications on this year’s city title.

  20. City 6 Wrap: TU, Joe’s, La Salle, Drexel All Win

    Feb 1, 2012, 9:59 PM EDT

    Game recaps and look aheads for all local teams in action on Wednesday as part our new twice-weekly City Six wrap.

  21. Temple Inks 27 to LOIs on National Signing Day

    Feb 1, 2012, 6:23 PM EDT

    Temple Football signed 27 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent. In a press conference to announce those commitments on Wednesday, head coach Steve Addazio called it “the best incoming class in the history of Temple football.”

  22. Hawkward: Temple Throttles St. Joe’s; Rollouts, Notes and Audio Below

    Jan 28, 2012, 8:00 PM EDT

    Assorted notes, quotes, post-game audio and a full rollout recap of Temple’s 78-60 win over St. Joseph’s on Saturday.

  23. Temple-St. Joseph’s: ‘Nuff Said

    Jan 27, 2012, 8:17 PM EDT

    The “most played rivalry” in Big 5 history is set to tip off for the 153rd time on Saturday afternoon when the St. Joseph’s Hawks travel to North Philadelphia to take on the Temple Owls. Game time is scheduled for 4 p.m. from the inside the sold-out Apollo on Broad (TCN, 1210 AM).

  24. Joe Paterno, Through the Eyes of Adam Taliaferro

    Jan 26, 2012, 2:18 PM EDT

    “Maybe you will never be convinced Joe Paterno was a good man who made one catastrophic mistake, but do you have time for just one story?” So begins’s Rick Reilly as he helps retell Adam Taliaferro’s tale.