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Archive: August, 2011

Nixon no longer an Owl

Wednesday, August 10, 2011, 10:13 PM
Asked about James Nixon’s status, Temple coach Steve Addazio would only confirm the kick returner is no longer on the team. “James is not going to be with us,” Addazio said. “He is going to seek other opportunities elsewhere. We wish him nothing but the best.” A source... Read more

Defense shining brightest at Temple practice

Tuesday, August 9, 2011, 9:41 PM
As expected, Temple’s defense has been outperforming its offense at preseason practice. That’s common at the start of football training camps. The thing that makes things tougher is the Owls switched from the East Coast offense to the multiple offense (spread) during the offseason. Months... Read more

Pierce looks to shed fragile label

Monday, August 8, 2011, 8:18 PM
Some could argue that Bernard Pierce is the Mid-American Conference’s best player. Others might claim the Temple running back is the conference’s most-fragile athlete. It’s hard to disagree with both labels. Pierce is recognized as the Owls’ best ground gainer since Paul Palmer... Read more

Video: Temple football preview

Saturday, August 6, 2011, 2:01 AM
Video: Inquirer staff writer Keith Pompey previews the upcoming Temple football season. (Video by David Swanson) Read more

Temple to face Western Michigan in Puerto Rico Tip-Off tourney opener

Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 1:58 PM
The Temple men's basketball team will take on Western Michigan in the opening game of the 2011 Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Nov. 17. The Owls face the Broncos tips at 10:30 a.m. (11:30 a.m. local (Atlantic) time) and will be televised live by ESPNU. The winner of the Temple-Western Michigan game will play... Read more

Brown and Mathewson join Temple football team

Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 11:08 PM
Francis Brown and Dave Mathewson have been named assistant directors of football operations at Temple. Brown will focus on internal operations, working with player development and community service projects. Mathewson will handle external operations, working with football camp and recruiting. Brown... Read more

Bond decides to go to Texas

Tuesday, August 2, 2011, 6:36 PM
Temple target Jaylen Bond gave an oral commitment to play basketball at Texas Tuesday afternoon. The recent Plymouth Whitemarsh graduate made the announcement on an official visit to the Austin campus. He will enroll in classes for the fall semester on Aug. 19. The 6-foot-7, 219-pound swingman backed... Read more
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