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Archive: March, 2013

Paulhill, Owls part ways

Friday, March 29, 2013, 2:44 PM
Fifth-year senior defensive lineman Shahid Paulhill, who was expected to start this season, is no longer a member of Temple’s football team. “Shahid has decided not to come back for a fifth year,” coach Matt Rhule said. Rhule was asked if Paulhill is gone for disciplinary... Read more

Newsome injured after move to h-back

Friday, March 29, 2013, 1:14 PM
The Kevin Newsome experiment is on hold. The Temple senior, who was moved from quarterback to h-back last week, will miss most of this spring's drills with a shoulder injury. The 6-foot-2, 231-pounder sprained his AC joint after hauling in a pass on March 23. “He bought into the move,”... Read more

Wyatt to compete in Portsmouth Invitational Tournament

Friday, March 29, 2013, 8:12 PM
Temple standout Khalif Wyatt will participate in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The annual event, which showcases 64 of the nation’s top college seniors, will be held at Churchland High School in Portsmouth, Va. on April 10-13. The PIT provides players an opportunity to display their... Read more

Temple sports chat with Keith Pompey, 1 p.m.

Thursday, March 28, 2013, 12:11 AM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Temple sports questions in a live chat, Thursday at 1 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Temple target named showcase's top prospect

Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 8:02 AM
Mark Ellis, a cornerback at Williamstown High, was named the top junior prospect at the Roman’s Soldiers Showcase on Sunday in Randolph, N.J. The 5-foot-10, 176-pounder, who is interested in Temple and Rutgers, showed that he’s back to his old form after missing the 2012 season due to... Read more

Soon-to-be-renamed Big East signs hoops deal with CBS Sports

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 11:38 AM
The soon-to-be-renamed Big East Conference announced Tuesday that it has an agreement with long-time partner CBS Sports to air men's baskeetball games through the 2019-20 season. Financial terms of the agreement were not announced. "We are delighted to be extending the historic and successful relationship... Read more

Temple football staff olympics

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 9:15 PM
Do you want a good laugh? Check out the Temple's football coaching staff's spring olympic games. It's ovbious that some of the staff members can't move like they used. But there is a few that look like they can still play a few snaps. Read more

DiLeo is South Jersey's college player of the year

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 5:44 PM
T. J. DiLeo, a graduate student at Temple, was named the South Jersey Major College Player of the Year by the Albert J. Carino Boys Basketball Club on Tuesday. The Cinnaminson native averaged 2.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 19 minutes this season as a reserve guard. DiLeo also had 56 assists, while committing... Read more

Wyatt named NABC All-District

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 5:30 PM
Temple guard Khalif Wyatt was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District 4 team on Tuesday. The 6-foot-4 senior joins Ramon Galloway (La Salle), Rotnei Clarke (Butler), Juvonte Reddic (Virginia Commonwealth) and Chaz Williams (Massachusetts) on the team. Wyatt is also the... Read more

"Best" and "Worst" awards: Temple vs. Indiana

Monday, March 25, 2013, 8:11 AM
DAYTON, Ohio – My look at some of the best and worst performances and happenings from Indiana’s 58-52 victory over Temple in Sunday’s East Regional third-round game here at the University of Dayton Arena: Best performance: As much as I wanted to give this award to Temple;s Khalif... Read more
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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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