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.
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
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.
Mar 11, 2012, 3:19 PM EDT
The St. Bonaventure Bonnies may have just cost the Drexel Dragons their NCAA bid.
Mar 9, 2012, 2:34 PM EDT
Temple gets knocked out on Friday in Atlantic City.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.
Feb 23, 2012, 12:51 PM EDT
Assorted notes, rollout recaps, and Fran Dunphy on why college refs should stop calling the carry inside…
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.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
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.
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).
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 ESPN.com’s Rick Reilly as he helps retell Adam Taliaferro’s tale.
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