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Football

Wood kicker to walk on at Temple

Tuesday, February 5, 2013, 11:52 AM
Nick Visco, a senior placekicker at Archbishop Wood, will head to Temple as a preferred walk-on. The 6-foot-2, 195-pounder made six field goals and 66 extra points this past season to become a Philadelphia all-Catholic League selection. Visco also received Pennsylvania Class AAA second-team all-state... Read more

Harrisburg defensive lineman commits to Temple

Sunday, February 3, 2013, 10:31 PM
Brian Carter, a senior defensive lineman at Harrisburg High, gave a verbal commitment Sunday to play football at Temple. He will sign a binding national letter of intent on Wednesday. The 6-foot-2, 260-pounder visited the Owls' North Broad Street campus this weekend. "Everything was good, and this... Read more

Owls commit to accept Georgia Tech offer

Saturday, February 2, 2013, 11:04 PM
Now, that was quick. Paul Davis, a senior linebacker at Cairo High (Ga.), gave a verbal commitment Tuesday to play football at Temple. Four days later, he announced his plan to play at Georgia Tech instead. Yellow Jackets linebacker coach Andy McCollum offered him a scholarship on Saturday. Georgia... Read more

Henrico LB Finch commits to Temple

Friday, February 1, 2013, 1:50 PM
Sharif Finch, a senior linebacker at Henrico High School in Richmond, Va., gave a verbal commitment Friday to play at Temple. The 6-foot-4, 215-pounder will sign a binding national letter of intent on Wednesday. He chose the Owls over scholarship offers from Western Michigan, East Carolina, James... Read more

Bryson, Gaffney join Rhule's staff

Thursday, January 31, 2013, 7:09 PM
Former Detroit Lions fullback Shawn Bryson and Shelton Gaffney, the former strength and conditioning coach at Johnny Long’s Training Academy (Tenn.), joins Temple’s football staff. Bryson will serve as a graduate assistant, while Gaffney was hired as an assistant strength and coordinating... Read more

Williams on Temple: "I just felt like I was at home"

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 12:41 AM
Familiarity. It is perhaps the strongest factor in Zaire Williams’ recruitment. That was a great thing for Temple in its recruitment of the Class of 2013's No. 36 running back prospect in the nation, according to Rivals.com. “I just felt like I was at home,” the three-star athlete... Read more

Williams, Davis commit to Temple

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 10:42 PM
Timber Creek's Zaire Williams and Paul Davis, of Cairo (Ga.), on Tuesday night became the latest high school seniors to give verbal commitments to play football at Temple Tuesday. Williams, a 5-11, 188-pound running back, decommitted from West Virginia to pick the Owls. Williams suddenly became the... Read more

AC's Reynolds commits to Temple

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 3:41 PM
Dayshawn Reynolds, a senior wideout/defensive back at Atlantic City High School, gave Temple a verbal commitment to play football on Tuesday. The Owls recruited the 6-foot-1, 181-pounder to play defensive back and return punts. However, Reynolds was one of the regions top wideouts, catching 49 passes... Read more

Former Owl loses his bout with cancer

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 11:55 AM
Lafton Thompson, who played safety at Temple from 1999-02, passed away Monday afternoon following a two-and-a-half-year battle with cancer. He was 34. Thompson finished his career with 183 tackles and five interceptions in 41 games played as a four-year letterwinner. He enrolled at Temple after spending... Read more

Siravo will join Owls coaching staff

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 9:16 AM
Sources have confirmed a CoachingSearch.com report that former Boston College assistant Mike Siravo will become Temple's next linebackers coach. The Rhode Island native will return to North Broad Street where he served as the Owls linebackers coach and recruiting coordinator in 2006. At that time... Read more
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