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Archive: November, 2009

Georgetown-Temple aftermath

Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 1:35 AM
Georgetown 46, Temple 45: Inquirer | Daily News | Washington Post | Mike Wise | Washington Times WASHINGTON - If you followed my live blog, you know that I was pretty well convinced that Ramone Moore should have taken the ball to the basket in the game's final minute instead of trying to dribble off... Read more

Game 3: Georgetown 46, Temple 45

Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 3:58 PM
WASHINGTON - Greetings from the Verizon Center, where we're set for a game full of interesting matchups. In the frontcourt, Lavoy Allen will get one of his toughest tests of the season from Greg Monroe. It will be a lot of fun to watch both of these skilled big men go to work under the basket. In... Read more

Banner: Corner seats at Linc 'are removable' for soccer

Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 4:30 AM
Philadelphia Union CEO Nick Sakiewicz, Phillies president David Montgomery, Eagles president Joe Banner and Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter came together to promote the city's effort to be part of the United States' bid to host the 2018 or 2022 World Cup. (Sarah J. Glover/Staff Photographer) Let's... Read more

Game 2: Villanova 103, Penn 65

Monday, November 16, 2009, 7:08 PM
With a correction from the orginal version, couresty of longtime Penn statistician Stu Stuss. Well, that was pretty gruesome, wasn't it. If you're a Villanova fan, you have to be quite pleased with Maalik Wayns' team-high 16 points and the extended floor time given to the freshman trio of Wayns,... Read more

California, Pittsburgh like Temple football

Sunday, November 15, 2009, 10:40 PM
Temple got 23 points in this week's AP football poll. That's the equivalent of 33rd place, higher than Georgia and Oklahoma among others. Looking at the AP voters' ballots this week, I was struck by the two voters who ranked the Owls 20th: Scott Wolf of the Los Angeles Daily News and Ray Fittipaldo... Read more

Penn-Harvard aftermath

Sunday, November 15, 2009, 1:10 PM
Penn 17, Harvard 7: My Inquirer recap | New York Times | Boston Globe Postgame reactions from players and coaches on both teams are in the audio player below. NEW HAVEN, Conn. - I've only covered two funerals in my life, and both were just a few months apart. I forget the exact date, but it was... Read more

Live blog: Penn 17, Harvard 7

Saturday, November 14, 2009, 11:54 AM
It's over. Penn has its first Ivy League football championship in six years. BOSTON - Let's get this out of the way first: it's absolutely pouring here at Harvard Stadium. It has been all day, and it's not going to let up at all from the forecasts I've seen. If you were picking blind between... Read more

Game 1: Saint Joseph's 77, Drexel 67 (OT)

Friday, November 13, 2009, 6:52 PM
Inquirer recap | Box score | Enhanced box score Postgame audio is below, including an interview with Joe Lunardi looking ahead to the season. Other games Villanova 84, Fairleigh Dickinson 61: Inquirer recap | Box score | Enhanced box score (Alvin Mofunanya plays for Fairleigh Dickinson now?) Penn... Read more

Philadelphia Union unveils home jersey

Friday, November 13, 2009, 6:49 PM
What do you think? I like it, especially the navy blue. And the stripe reminds me of Ajax a bit. Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2009-10: Opening Week

Friday, November 13, 2009, 3:22 PM
This isn't really a preseason version of the poll, because the season is already underway. And it's not really fair to call it a Week 1 poll, because there hasn't been a full week of games yet for all the teams. So we're going to call this the Opening Week edition of the Schuylkill 16. The next edition... Read more
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