Thursday, March 5, 2015

Temple, 'Nova and La Salle expected make tourney

Here is how bracketologists Jerry Palm and Joe Lunardi see local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament:

Temple, 'Nova and La Salle expected make tourney

Temple, ´Nova and La Salle are expected to make the NCAA tourney. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer)<br />
Temple, 'Nova and La Salle are expected to make the NCAA tourney. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer)

Here is how bracketologists Jerry Palm and Joe Lunardi see local men’s college basketball teams in the NCAA tournament:

Lunardi, ESPN

La Salle: Meets Middle Tennessee State in play-in game for the 12th seed in the West to play fifth seed Notre Dame at Auburn Hills.

Temple: Ninth seed in the East, facing 8th seed Missouri at Dayton.

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Villanova: 10th seed in the Midwest, facing seventh seed Butler at Dayton.

Palm, CBS Sports

La Salle: Meets Tennessee in play-in game for the 12th seed in the West to play fifth seed Wisconsin at Austin.

Temple: 10th seed in the Midwest, facing seventh seed San Diego State at Dayton.

Villanova: Meets St. Mary’s in play-in game for the 12th seed in the East to play fifth seed Butler at Kansas City.

About this blog
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.

Keith Pompey Inquirer Staff Writer
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