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Archive: November, 2012

Temple football chat with Keith Pompey

Thursday, November 15, 2012, 2:58 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Temple football questions in a live chat, beginning Thursday at 11 a.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Temple, Boise State could remain division rivals after 2014

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 1:46 PM
By now, we all know Temple's football team will play in the Big East's Western Division with Boise State, San Diego State, Houston, Memphis and SMU in 2013 and 2014. But where will the Owls land when the league expands to 14 teams in 2015? There's a thought that the Big East will introduce two seven-team... Read more

Temple vs. Army Depth Charts

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 1:04 PM
Here are the two-deep depth charts for Saturday's Temple vs. Army game at Michie Stadium in West Point, NY: Army (2-8) OFFENSE Wide Receiver 81 Patrick Laird (6-3, 219, Jr.) 33 Ejay Tucker (5-11, 204, Jr.) OR 9 Scott Williams (5-8, 165, Jr.) Left Tackle 65 Derek Bisgard (6-1, 242, Sr.) 75... Read more

Temple target Jordan among nation's top uncommited prospects

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:54 AM
SI.com lists Vaux High School senior point guard Rysheed Jordan as one of the nation's top uncommitted college prospects in the Class of 2013. Temple along with St. John's, Syracuse, UCLA, Xavier and Rutgers appear to be the running for the North Philadelphian. Jordan is regarded as the nation's 29th-best... Read more

'Best' and 'Worst' awards: Temple vs. Kent State

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:31 AM
KENT, Ohio – My look at some of the best and worst performances from Temple’s 80-66 victory over Kent State here Tuesday afternoon at the M.A.C. Center: Best performance: Any person in his right mind knows Scootie Randall wins this by a landslide. Temple’s 6-foot-6 swingman flat... Read more

Big East officially sends Owls to West Division

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 2:50 PM
KENT, OHIO -- The Big East made official what has been known for months: Temple will play in the conference's West Division in the 2013 and 2014 seasons. The official announcement came on Tuesday. The Owls will play in the division with Boise State, Houston, Memphis, San Diego State and SMU. Meanwhile... Read more

Temple's game at Hawaii called off

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 11:35 AM
Temple’s proposed football game with Hawaii has been called off. The Owls (3-6) were trying to schedule a football game with Warriors at Aloha Stadium on Dec. 7. However, the teams couldn’t agree on a deal and the game was called off Monday night. “Temple University went above... Read more

Report: Owls football to play in western division

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 8:02 AM
No surprise here. ESPN is reporting the Big East presidents will approve a two-division football format Tuesday that will place Temple in a western division with Boise State, San Diego State, Houston, Memphis and SMU in 2013-14. The Owls knew in March that they would probably play in that division... Read more

Owls in the NFL: Week 10 performances

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 7:41 AM
Nine former Temple players are on active NFL rosters. Here are their performances in the league’s Week 10 matchups. Jacksonville DT Terrance Knighton: No statistics in Thursday’s 27-10 setback to Indianapolis. Kansas City TE Steve Maneri: No statistics in Monday’s 16-13 overtime... Read more

Owls open up at Kent State

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 6:52 AM
KENT, Ohio -- The first glimpse of Fran Dunphy's deepest team at Temple comes Tuesday. The Kent State Golden Flashes host the Owls in a noon game that's part of ESPN's College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon. There's a thought that Temple will use 10 different players in its season-opener. The Owls will... Read more
About this blog

John Mitchell is in his first year covering Temple after two seasons covering the 76ers for the Inquirer, after joining the paper in November 2011. He covered the Washington Wizards for the Washington Times from 1998 to 2008. He's also worked at the Philadelphia Tribune, the Wilmington News Journal, Courier-Post, Trenton Times and Elmira Star-Gazette. He graduated from Overbrook High School and Howard University in Washington, D.C. Follow him on Twitter @jmitchinquirer or reach him at jmitchell@philly.com.

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