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Surveying the city with Joe Lunardi

Saturday, January 21, 2012, 4:38 PM
Before the Temple-Maryland game Saturday morning at the Palestra, I spent a few minutes chatting with Joe Lunardi about postseason scenarios for the city’s teams and leagues. It is getting to be that time of year where the ESPN.com. bracketologist and St. Joe’s radio analyst is quite busy... Read more

An end-of-the-season Schuylkill 16

Friday, April 8, 2011, 4:35 PM
Now that college basketball has left us for another year, I figured it would be a good idea to give you all one more chance to comment on how the season played out. So here one last edition of the Schuylkill 16. Do you agree with the rankings? Have your say in the comments. 1. Temple, 9 points (9... Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 18

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 4:07 PM
As we get set to tip off the NCAA Tournament tonight, here's your take on how the local teams stack up against each other. One last reminder to make your selections in Philly.com's NCAA Tournament Pick'Em contest. You can join the Soft Pretzel Logic readers group by clicking here. 1. Temple, 20 points -... Read more

Local coaches make their Final Four picks

Monday, March 14, 2011, 8:29 PM
Local coaches make their Final Four picks This time of year is full of rituals. One of my favorites comes on the morning after Selection Sunday, when all six local Division I men's basketball coaches gather at the Palestra for a breakfast fundraiser to benefit Coaches vs. Cancer. No one will ever... Read more

Video: Dr. John Giannini interview

Monday, March 14, 2011, 8:18 PM
My interview with La Salle coach Dr. John Giannini at the 2011 Coaches vs. Cancer March Madness Tip-Off Breakfast. Read more

Live updates: Atlantic 10 quarterfinals and Big East semifinals

Friday, March 11, 2011, 2:17 AM
NEW YORK - Welcome to another crazy day on the college basketball landscape. During the afternoon and early evening, many eyes in the Northeast will be trained on Atlantic City, as the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament are played at Boardwalk Hall. Then, once the sun goes down, attention... Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 17

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 4:03 PM
NEW YORK - Sorry this is a day late. I was going to post it yesterday, but then the refereeing mess happened in the Rutgers-St. John's game so I decided to write about that. I should note that ballots were cast before that game, so they don't reflect Rutgers' loss. But if you read all the way to the... Read more

Crunchy Numbers: Championship Week edition

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 4:44 PM
NEW YORK - Greetings from Madison Square Garden, where as you know by now I'm live-blogging today's Big East Tournament action. While we have time between games, here's the latest edition of Crunchy Numbers. Thoughts on what you see here? Read more

The Schuylkill 16 2010-11: Week 16

Wednesday, March 2, 2011, 7:51 PM
There are some very upset Villanova fans out there, in case you haven't heard... 1. Temple, 25 points (11 first-place votes) - "They deserve it and got shafted in the national rankings. A clear dis of Philadelphia basketball, not to be taken lying down." (Patrick Flannery) 2. Villanova, 70 points... Read more

Crunchy Numbers: Why Villanova fans should back away from the ledge

Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 10:17 PM
Now that it's March, I'd like to take a bit of a different approach towards our weekly stats roundup. Specifically, I'd like to tell Villanova fans to back away from the ledge and breathe. Despite the mass outbreak of paranoid hysteria on Lancaster Ave., I find it very hard to believe that the Wildcats... Read more
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