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Archive: July, 2013

Owls, Clemson rematch set

Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 2:10 PM
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... Read more

Owls men's hoops headed to Europe

Monday, July 15, 2013, 5:30 PM
The Temple men’s basketball team will embark on the program’s first European tour next month. Beginning on Aug. 14 and returning on Aug. 23, the Owls will begin their 10-day European road trip in Paris and conclude it in Rome. In between their will also be stops in Nice and Florence. The... Read more

Temple football opening schedule one week later than expected

Sunday, July 14, 2013, 7:48 PM
Temple will open its 2014 football schedule one week later than expected, beginning the season on Sept. 6 against Navy at Lincoln Financial Field. The Owls had been scheduled to begin the 2014 season at Penn State on August. 30. However, on Sunday Penn State announced that it would begin the season... Read more

American Athletic Conference, Military Bowl partner

Thursday, July 11, 2013, 2:29 PM
The American Athletic Conference, of which Temple is a part of, has entered into a long-term partnership with the Military Bowl, sending one team annually to play in the game, beginning with the 2014 season. The AAC will send one team annually from 2014 through 2019. “We are proud to announce... Read more

Owls' 2014 class getting noticed

Monday, July 8, 2013, 5:37 PM
The seventeen oral commitments Temple football has received for the class of 2014 have them giddy on North Broad Street. However, the impressive haul thus far has also caught the eyes of the people responsible for evaluating the class. rates Temple’s recruiting class No. 30 in the... Read more
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John Mitchell is in his second 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

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