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Archive: February, 2011

Owls' Allen named Big 5 Player of Week

Monday, February 28, 2011, 2:33 PM
Temple senior forward Lavoy Allen has been named Big 5 Player of the Week. Allen averaged 18 points, 14.5 rebounds, and 2.5 blocks in a 1-1 week for the Owls. He scored 17 points and had 13 rebounds in a loss at top-ranked Duke. He scored 19 points and had 16 rebounds in a win at George Washington... Read more

Honors for Temple's Allen, Hawks' Galloway

Monday, February 28, 2011, 12:54 PM
UPDATE: Temple senior forward Lavoy Allen has been named Big 5 Player of the Week. Allen averaged 18 points, 14.5 rebounds, and 2.5 blocks in a 1-1 week for the Owls. He scored 17 points and had 13 rebounds in a loss at top-ranked Duke. He scored 19 points and had 16 rebounds in a win at George Washington... Read more

Video: What's wrong with Nova?

Monday, February 28, 2011, 12:11 PM
Video: With the Wildcats limping into March, CineSport's Noah Coslov asks the Daily News' Dick Jerardi what's going on with Villanova. Read more

For its sanity, 'Nova needs win

Saturday, February 26, 2011, 9:38 AM
When you’re ranked 15th and are still being listed as a four seed in the NCAA Tournament by ESPN’s Mr. Bracketology, there’s never really a such thing as a must-win game. In fact, Villanova’s (21-6, 9-6 Big East) next must-win game will be in the NCAA Tournament, when you’re... Read more

Quakers look to reach .500

Friday, February 25, 2011, 3:05 PM
When Penn played Columbia two weeks ago, the Quakers were coming off three consecutive OT losses and a middle-of-the night trip from Ithaca to New York City. Columbia won, 75-62. Tonight’s game at the Palestra will be a much fairer test. That said, Columbia (14-10, 5-5 Ivy) is good and very... Read more

Owls dealing with injuries

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 2:29 PM
Injuries are never a good thing. But they’re part of the game. Every team usually has to deal with them at some point. Temple’s timing just wasn’t very good. You lose guys early, if you know they’re going to make it back, you can usually figure out a way to get by until they... Read more

Video: Duke too much for Temple

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 3:10 AM
The Daily News' Mike Kern breaks down Temples 78-61 loss to Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C. Read more

Owls can benefit from playing at Duke

Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 10:39 AM
I don't know if Temple could beat Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium tonight if the Owls had all their bullets. I don't know how many teams in America could. It isn't like the Blue Devils have lost a whole lot of home games lately, especially against non-ACC opponents. That's just the reality. The Owls... Read more

Owls' Randall unlikely to play at Duke

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 3:30 PM
Temple junior Scootie Randall, who has a hairline fracture in his right foot, is unlikely to play Wednesday night at Duke, an Owls spokesman said today. Randall is considered "day to day." The Owls are without forward Micheal Eric, who is out for the season with a cracked kneecap. Read more

Stokes expected to start tonight for Villanova

Monday, February 21, 2011, 4:02 PM
Villanova guard Corey Stokes is expected to start tonight against Syracuse at the Wells Fargo Center, coach Jay Wright said. Stokes has missed the last three games with a foot injury. Villanova is 2-1 in those games. Wright cautioned that it is possible Stokes could take part in pregame warmups and... Read more
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