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Owls to compete in 2013 Charleston Classic

The Temple men's basketball team will compete in the 2013 Charleston Classic. This will mark the second time in five seasons that the Owls will participate in the eight-team tournament.

Owls to compete in 2013 Charleston Classic

Temple will face Kent State in a noon tipoff as part of ESPN´s annual college basketball marathon. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer)
Temple will face Kent State in a noon tipoff as part of ESPN's annual college basketball marathon. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer)

The Temple men's basketball team will compete in the 2013 Charleston Classic. This will mark the second time in five seasons that the Owls will participate in the eight-team tournament.

Clemson, Georgia, Alabama at Birmingham, New Mexico and Nebraska joined Temple as Friday's announced participants for next November's event. The remaining two teams will be announced at a later date.

The tournament will be held at Charleston's TD Arena.

About this blog
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. Reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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