Saturday, February 13, 2016

Owls paint end zones at the Linc

Let’s just say Temple realizes the magnitude of Saturday’s game.

Owls paint end zones at the Linc


Let’s just say Temple realizes the magnitude of Saturday’s game.

For the first time, the end zones at Lincoln Financial Field are painted the school’s colors – cherry and white – for the Owls’ much-anticipated matchup against Penn State.

The end zones are cherry with white lettering. One end zone reads T-E-M-P-L-E, while the other reads O-W-L-S.

Temple (2-0) looks to snap a 28-game losing streak to the Nittany Lions (1-1). The 12 p.m. game will be televised on ESPN.

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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.

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