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Archive: February, 2012

Temple sports chat with Keith Pompey

Thursday, March 1, 2012, 1:07 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Temple sports questions in a live chat, beginning Thursday at 2 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Owls look to avoid skid

Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 11:04 AM
This is an important night for Temple. And it isn’t just because the 23d-ranked Owls will honor seniors guards Juan Fernandez and Jake Godino, fifth-year senior guard Ramone Moore and graduate-student center Micheal Eric on Senior Night. Fans will also see how Temple’s responds after... Read more

Owls will clinch No. 1 seed with win

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 11:17 AM
ATLANTIC TEN POWER RANKINGS Here are my Atlantic Ten power rankings for the week of Feb. 27. Even after a loss, Temple remains the top team in the Atlantic Ten. Why? The Owls are that good. And the conference’s second, third and fourth place teams also suffered defeats last week. 1. Temple... Read more

Palmer a Hall of Famer?

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 6:50 PM
Former Temple tailback Paul Palmer and former Owls coach Wayne Hardin are on the 2012 Football Bowl Subdivision ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. Palmer was a unanimous first-team all-America in 1986, his senior season. He led the nation is rushing yards (1,866), rushing... Read more

Temple discusses Big East

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 3:04 PM
It appears the board of trustees of Temple is meeting Wednesday via a conference call to decide if it wants to accept a Big East Conference invitation, if offered. Discussions between the Big East and Temple regarding the Owls' joining the conference, possibly for all sports, are hitting the final... Read more

Owls remain in Top 25

Monday, February 27, 2012, 1:36 PM
Temple’s setback to St. Joseph’s was costly. But it wasn't as costly as some probably expected. The Owls (22-6) dropped to 23rd in the Associated Press and to 25th in the ESPN/USA Today coaches polls, released Monday. Temple was ranked 22d in both polls before Saturday’s 82-72 setback... Read more

Lunardi: Owls drop to No. 6 seed

Monday, February 27, 2012, 10:47 AM
Temple would be the sixth seed in the West region if the NCAA tournament began today, according to ESPN college basketball analyst Joe Lunardi. Lunardi, known as Joey Brackets, dropped the 23rd-ranked Owls from a No. 5 seed after Saturday’s loss at St. Joseph’s. In Monday's updated bracket... Read more

Upsets highlight A-10 play

Sunday, February 26, 2012, 10:52 AM
Here’s a glimpse of what happened Saturday in Atlantic Ten games not involving Big Five teams. Rhode Island 64, Saint Louis 62 Orion Outerbridge finished with 18 points and three blocked shots to lead the Rams to an upset victory. Click here to read the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's game coverage... Read more

Fernandez struggles to find rhythm

Sunday, February 26, 2012, 9:15 AM
‘Best’ and ‘Worst’ awards from Temple vs. St. Joseph’s game My look at some of the best and worst performances from St. Joe’s 82-72 victory over Temple on Saturday at Hagan Arena: Player of the game: This was a tough decision, but Langston Galloway gets the award... Read more

Moore: "We knew what to expect"

Saturday, February 25, 2012, 11:51 PM
Temple knew St. Joseph’s would be motivated. The Owls knew Hawks guards Langston Galloway and Carl Jones had something to prove. And they knew Hagan Arena would be a tough place to play. “We knew what to expect,” Temple guard Ramone Moore said after Saturday’s 82-72 Atlantic... Read more
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