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  1. College GameDay at the Palestra: Tyrone Garland will have ‘no mercy,’ but you can have this T-shirt for 20 bucks

    Jan 17, 2014, 4:04 PM EDT

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    You might have forgotten about it. Enrico did. They announced it like five months ago. But tomorrow is finally the day College GameDay comes to you from the Palestra. Rece Davis, Digger Phelps, Jay Bilas and my close, personal friend Jalen Rose will be on the air leading up to the Temple-La Salle tip at Noon. The…

  2. The Evster remembers the Southwest Philly Floater

    Dec 27, 2013, 7:55 AM EDT

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    Earlier this week, The 700 Level named the Southwest Philly Floater as our #1 favorite Philly sports moment of the year. Now while you can argue that the Snow Bowl was more epic, or that Spencer Hawes not sucking was more mind-blowing, there was no play — or post game interview — that was any…

  3. If you haven’t been paying attention, No. 10 Villanova is really good at basketball right now

    Dec 13, 2013, 3:30 PM EDT

    They're so good, they miraculously found -- and then won -- the lost city of Atlantis. ... We're pretty sure. (USA Today Images)

    Coming into the season, this Sunday’s Villanova-La Salle game figured to be a clash between the city’s two best teams, with the Explorers — coming off a Sweet 16 berth in 2012-13 — maybe even holding the slight edge. But after a month-and-a-half, one thing has become clear: Villanova is by far the best team…

  4. Morning madness at La Salle: a festive crowd of students skipping class cheer Explorers to first win of season

    Nov 12, 2013, 4:14 PM EDT

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    After losing its first game of the college basketball season at home over the weekend, La Salle needed a wakeup call. It got one … literally. Today, the La Salle players woke up before 7 a.m. (pretty much the hardest thing a college kid has to do) and defeated visiting Quinnipiac in a 9 a.m.…

  5. Six predictions for the City 6 season

    Nov 8, 2013, 3:20 PM EDT

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    Yesterday we brought you a handy cheat sheet previewing the six local Division I teams to get you ready for college basketball season, which tips off tonight. Today we’re keeping the hoops coverage rolling with six predictions for the City 6 season (brought to you by the number 6). 1) Most of the teams in…

  6. Your 2013-14 City 6 College Basketball Season Preview

    Nov 7, 2013, 2:15 PM EDT

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    The city’s first Big 5 game tips off Saturday night, when Temple meets Penn at the Palestra. Also on Saturday, La Salle hosts Manhattan, St. Joe’s visits Vermont. Villanova gets going Friday night against Lafayette, and Drexel takes on No. 22 UCLA at midnight ET (Friday into Saturday). Zeitlin’s going to be back tomorrow with…

  7. Your newest Sixer, Rodney Williams, once threw down pretty hard at the Gola

    Sep 25, 2013, 3:19 PM EDT

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    The Sixers on Monday made former Minnesota Golden Gopher Rodney Williams the latest to sign a partially-guaranteed deal with the franchise, joining him with Khalif Wyatt, Darius Morris, and Vander Blue. Williams, you may remember, played for the Sixers’ summer league team in Orlando after going undrafted. In his final year at Minnesota, the 6-foot-7…

  8. ESPN College GameDay Is Coming to the Palestra for Temple-La Salle on Jan. 18

    Aug 14, 2013, 12:09 PM EDT

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    Get your mascot heads (and other team-affiliated items) ready. After rumors started to float last week, it was made official Wednesday morning that ESPN’s College GameDay pregame show will be coming to Philadelphia on Jan. 18 when Temple and La Salle meet at the Palestra. Rece Davis, Jay Bilas (who will have taken down the…