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Report: Villanova's Wright making $2.29 million

Monday, April 8, 2013, 12:57 PM
Villanova basketball coach Jay Wright’s salary is $2,290,346, 10th among coaches who made the NCAA Tournament, according to USA Today. Temple’s Fran Dunphy’s salary of $724,557 was 40th and La Salle’s John Giannini’s salary of $426,230 was 47th. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski... Read more

Video: NCAA Final Four preview

Monday, April 1, 2013, 10:40 AM
The Syracuse Orange face the Michigan Wolverines, while the Louisville Cardinals face the Wichita State Shockers. CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Dick Jerardi preview the Final Four. Read more

Video: Reaction to La Salle, Florida Gulf Coast

Monday, March 25, 2013, 12:18 PM
La Salle and Florida Gulf Coast are the Cinderellas of the NCAA Tournament. CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Daily News' Dick Jerardi preview the Sweet 16 and discuss Louisville's dominance. Read more

Owls' Lee optimistic he'll play vs. N.C. State

Thursday, March 21, 2013, 1:05 PM
Temple forward Anthony Lee said he was optimistic about his ability to play in Friday’s first-round game against North Carolina State. Lee has been bothered by concussion-like symptoms since taking an elbow to the head against Massachusetts on March 15. He practiced Wednesday and will do so... Read more

Video: NCAA Tournament: Philly hoops preview

Monday, March 18, 2013, 3:23 PM
Which Philly school is playing with nothing to lose and which school would benefit the most from an NCAA Tournament win? The Daily News' Mike Kern and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss this & more. Read more

Video: Dick Jerardi on Philly teams' NCAA Tournament hopes and whether the Big Ten is overrated

Monday, March 18, 2013, 2:56 PM
How many games will local college hoops teams win in the NCAA Tournament? CineSport's Noah Coslov talks with Dick Jerardi of the Daily News about La Salle, Temple and Villanova, plus top storylines across the country. Read more

Video: Top Philly coach; final Big East tourney

Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 11:32 AM
Which Philly coach did the best job this season? CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Dick Jerardi discuss this, the final Big East Tournament, and the player to watch in the NCAA Tourney. Read more

Video: Temple and La Salle's shot at NCAA Tourney

Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 7:33 PM
What must Temple & La Salle do in the A-10 Tournament to solidify an NCAA Tournament berth? CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Daily News' Mike Kern discuss this & Villanova's shot at the tourney. Read more

Atlantic 10 announces men's basketball conference honors

Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 1:12 PM
Temple's Khalif Wyatt has been named the Atlantic 10 player of the year. Wyatt, a senior guard out of Norristown, led the conference in scoring at 19.9 points per game. Wyatt is the 10th Owls player to win the league's MVP award and first since Pepe Sanchez in 2000. Wyatt played less than two minutes... Read more

La Salle's Steve Zack likely to miss Atlantic 10 Tournament

Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 12:06 PM
La Salle sophomore big man Steve Zack sat out the final two games of the regular season with a sprained ligament in his left foot. He almost certainly will be sitting out this week’s Atlantic 10 Tournament in Brooklyn as well. “I don’t think he’s going to play,” La Salle... Read more
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