Thursday, March 5, 2015

Owls, Clemson rematch set

The Temple men’s basketball team found out Wednesday that that it will open against Clemson in the first round of the Charleston Classic on Nov. 21.

Owls, Clemson rematch set

Temple men´s basketball coach Fran Dunphy. (David Maialetti/Staff Photographer)
Temple men's basketball coach Fran Dunphy. (David Maialetti/Staff Photographer)

The Temple men’s basketball team found out Wednesday that that it will open against Clemson in the first round of the Charleston Classic on Nov. 21.

The game is a rematch of the 2008 Charleston Classic championship game, won by Clemson 76-72.  The game will air on ESPN3 (7:30 pm ET).

The eight-team, three-day tournament will be held at TD Arena in Charleston. The final two rounds will take place 22-24.

The winner of the Temple-Clemson game will take on the Georgia-Davidson winner on Nov. 22 at 9:30 pm (ESPNU) while the losers will play at 7:00 pm (ESPN3) in the consolation bracket.

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John Mitchell Inquirer Staff Writer
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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. 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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