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Temple vs. Duke spotlights Philly hoops

Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 2:40 PM
Temple's matchup with Duke is the biggest game in a busy week on the local college hoops scene. Dick Jerardi of the Daily News previews the game and discusses Villanova's upcoming game with Syracuse in a chat with Cinesport's Tara Petrolino. Read more

Video: St. Joe's to Represent Philly in March

Friday, December 30, 2011, 2:29 PM
Video: Jared Sullinger will own March Madness, Kentucky & Louisville tip on New Year's Eve, & St. Joe's will take Philly into March. CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Daily News' Dick Jerardi have more. Read more

Big 5 Hoops Needs for Christmas

Friday, December 23, 2011, 10:49 AM
Villanova, Penn, St. Joe's, Temple, and La Salle all have something on their Christmas list this year. The Daily News' Dick Jerardi and CineSport's Noah Coslov break down the wish lists. Read more

Hawks' Langston is Big 5 player of week

Monday, December 19, 2011, 3:59 PM
Saint Joseph’s sophomore guard Langston Galloway was named Big 5 player of the week. Galloway scored 20 points, had six assists and three rebounds as the Hawks defeated visiting Villanova, 74-58, on Saturday night. On the Big 5 men’s honor roll is Temple junior guard Khalif Wyatt, who... Read more

Explorers' Lopez to transfer

Friday, December 16, 2011, 3:41 PM
La Salle redshirt freshman Matt Lopez has been granted a release from his scholarship and plans to transfer. Lopez, a 7-foot, 235-pounder from Washington Township High, appeared in nine games this season. "Matt and I have a great relationship and we have talked openly about many things. He specifically... Read more

Jerardi: Big Time Local Hoops

Friday, December 16, 2011, 11:13 AM
The Daily News' Dick Jerardi discusses 'Nova's first visit to Hawk Hill, Temple's trip to Texas, and La Salle's recent resurgence. Read more

Jones, Moore honored by A-10, Big 5

Monday, December 12, 2011, 2:43 PM
Saint Joseph’s junior guard Carl Jones and Temple senior guard Ramone Moore have been named co-player of the week by both the Atlantic 10 Conference and the Big 5. Moore averaged 20 points, 5.5 rebounds and 4.5 assists as the Owls went 2-0. He scored a career-high 32 points in a victory over... Read more

'Nova's Yarou named Big 5 player of week

Monday, December 5, 2011, 2:47 PM
Villanova junior forward Mouph Yarou has been named Big 5 player of the week. Yarou had a double-double of 21 points and 11 rebounds in the Wildcats’ win over Penn. On the Big 5 men’s honor roll: • La Salle junior guard Ramon Galloway, who averaged 17.5 points, 7 rebounds, 2.5 assists... Read more

Panic at 'Nova?

Friday, December 2, 2011, 11:49 AM
Dick Jerardi of the Daily News looks at Nova's struggles, Kentucky vs. UNC, and which team is the most impressive thus far. Read more

Owls' Eric to miss six weeks

Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 6:15 PM
Temple senior forward Micheal Eric will miss 6 weeks due to an injured right knee. The injury occured during practice on Friday. Eric is fourth on the Owls in scoring with a 10.5 average and he is the leading rebounder in the Atlantic 10 with an 11.3 average. Eric missed the final 10 games last... Read more
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