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Owls wideout leave practice facility on stretcher

Temple wideout, Deon Miller, left Edberg-Olson Hall on a stretcher Thursday.

Owls wideout leave practice facility on stretcher

Temple wideout, Deon Miller, left Edberg-Olson Hall on a stretcher Thursday.

The junior, who is overcoming a viral infection, was taken to an area hospital after repeatedly cramping up after practice.

Temple coach Steve Addazio was not made available for comment.

A spokesperson would only say the wideout was suffering from dehydration.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He takes over the Sixers beat after covering the Temple men’s basketball team for the past three years and Temple football the past two seasons. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

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