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Temple, Saint Joseph's, La Salle release 2012-13 basketball schedules

Thursday, September 6, 2012, 2:11 PM
Teams across the Atlantic 10 are announcing their basketball schedules today. So far Temple and Saint Joseph's have released their slates. The Owls have a number of big games. Their non-conference schedule includes neutral-site games against Duke at the Izod Center and Syracuse at Madison Square Garden... 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

Big catch for Owls' basketball team

Monday, September 5, 2011, 11:20 PM
Temple has received a verbal commitment from 6-10 senior center-forward Devontae Watson, of Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter in Midland, Pa., a Pittsburgh suburb. He's considered perhaps the best big-man prospect in the western part of the state, and had also been considering Saint Joseph's, Dayton... 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

Video: Temple loses another player, but beats St. Joe's

Sunday, February 20, 2011, 11:25 PM
Losing Scootie Randall wasn't enough to keep the Temple Owls from beating the Saint Joseph's Hawks, 66-52, at the Liacouras Center. Lavoy Allen broke the all-time record for rebounds in the game.'s Dave Isaac recaps the action with Bernard Fernandez of the Daily News. Read more

Allen emerges as Temple beats Charlotte

Thursday, January 27, 2011, 3:30 AM
Lavoy Allen finally showed his potential Wednesday night in a 76-67 victory over the Charlotte 49ers.'s Dave Isaac and the Daily News' Bernard Fernandez recap the game from courtside at the Liacouras Center. Read more

Dunphy applauds Owls' fans

Friday, December 17, 2010, 5:26 PM
It was wonderful to see so many fans in the stands for our win over Georgetown. Clearly the atmosphere contributed to the team's success and for that I am grateful. The support for our team on that night was special, and made the victory more meaningful as the entire Temple community shared in the... Read more

Temple coach salutes Phil Jasner

Thursday, December 9, 2010, 12:49 PM
Philadelphia basketball is more than a game. It is a community, and on Wednesday morning this great community came together to celebrate the life of one of its own, longtime Philadelphia Daily News sportswriter Phil Jasner, who passed away Friday at the all-too-young age of 68. It was a tribute to... Read more

For Dunphy, a matchup with Allen

Tuesday, January 12, 2010, 1:43 PM
As a coach you would rather be involved in a game that is non-descript, with no personal issues, just "Xs and Os". That is why the Penn game will always be a tough one for me. As I have so many fond memories of my time there, and the special relationships formed with the many good people... Read more

Owls ready to turn back the clock

Sunday, December 27, 2009, 9:03 AM
This Monday night we will Turn Back The Clock with our basketball program and play a game at McGonigle Hall for the first time since the Liacouras Center opened in 1997. McGonigle Hall has a special place in the mind of many Temple fans. From its opening night when the Harry Litwack-coached Owls... Read more
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