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Lunardi: Temple, 'Nova still bound for "play-in" games

Here is how ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi sees local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament through Monday:

Lunardi: Temple, 'Nova still bound for "play-in" games

Temple´s Khalif Wyatt (1) shoot over Villanova´s Darrun Hilliard in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/ H. Rumph Jr)
Temple's Khalif Wyatt (1) shoot over Villanova's Darrun Hilliard in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/ H. Rumph Jr)

Here is how ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi sees local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament through Monday:

La Salle: 12th seed in the West, facing fifth seed Arizona at San Jose.

Temple: Meets Iowa State in play-in game for the 12th seed in the Midwest to play fifth seed UNLV at Salt Lake City.

Villanova: Meets Tennessee in play-in game for the 14th seed in the Midwest to play third seed Kansas State at Kansas City.

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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.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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