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Owls' Jackson, Penn's Maloney in Big 5 Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 2, 2012, 2:00 PM
Temple's Marc Jackson and Penn's Matt Maloney will be inducted in the Big 5 Hall of Fame on Feb. 21 at the Palestra. The 2012 class was announced today and includes three women's players: La Salle's Kelly Greenberg, Villanova's Jenn Beisel and Saint Joseph's Melissa Coursey. Read more

Video: Temple vs. St. Joseph's: Big 5 Rivalry

Friday, January 27, 2012, 12:34 PM
Video: Saturday brings a heated matchup between St. Joe's and Temple. Which Atlantic 10 team can make a run to the Sweet 16? CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Dick Jerardi discuss. Read more

Wayns, Bernardini honored by Big 5

Monday, January 23, 2012, 3:31 PM
Villanova junior guard Maalik Wayns and Penn senior guard Tyler Bernardini have been named Big 5 co-players of the week. Wayns scored 25 points and had seven assists in a win over Seton Hall and had 28 points in a win at St. John’s. Bernardini scored 24 points and had six rebounds in the Quakers’... Read more

Video: Philadelphia Big 5 battles

Wednesday, January 18, 2012, 9:45 AM
Video: La Salle could make a statement with a win over Temple, while Penn faces St. Joe's in their final Big 5 matchup. The Daily News' Dick Jerardi and CineSport's Brian Clark discuss the Philadelphia Big 5 matchups. Read more

La Salle, Temple, St. Joe's hit the road

Friday, January 13, 2012, 10:56 AM
Video: All six Philadelphia hoops teams are on the road Saturday. La Salle has a particularly tough road test at Dayton. The Daily News' Dick Jerardi discusses the unusual all-road schedule for the Philly teams. Read more

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
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