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Penn football's 2013 schedule

Thursday, February 28, 2013, 11:54 AM
The Penn football team announced its 2013 football schedule today. As with last season, there will three games against scholarship programs - and that includes the Patriot League this year. The incoming freshman class is the first in the conference's history that has access to merit-based aid. Of... Read more

Live updates: Harvard at Penn

Friday, February 15, 2013, 6:37 PM
Time: 7:00 p.m. Venue: Lavietes Pavilion, Boston, Mass. Radio: WXPN 88.5-FM In addition to updates this game, you'll be able to get live updates and scores from other games across the Ivy League. If you're on a mobile device, click here. Read more

A Valentine's Day essay on the Palestra from former custodian Dan Harrell

Thursday, February 14, 2013, 11:25 AM
A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of writing an essay on the Palestra for the Philly Love Notes project. To my great surprise and pleasure, I got an e-mail recently from legendary former Palestra custodian Dan Harrell complimenting the piece. Dan also sent along an essay on the Palestra that he... Read more

Brown coach Mike Martin offers words of encouragement in a rough season for Penn basketball

Sunday, February 10, 2013, 12:45 AM
It would be a stretch to say that Penn's 71-48 rout of Brown at the Palestra on Saturday felt like old times. After all, it was just the Quakers' second win in five conference games so far this year. And the announced crowd of 3,103 only got to what it was because of a ticket promotion for students... Read more

Live updates: Brown at Penn

Saturday, February 9, 2013, 5:44 PM
Time: 7:00 p.m. EST Venue: The Palestra, Philadelphia, Pa. Radio: WFIL 560-AM If you're on a mobile device, click here. Read more

Video: Temple's Big 5 win over Penn offers lessons for both teams

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 8:45 AM
After Temple rallied past Penn for a 76-69 at the Liacouras Center, I got together with the Inquirer's Keith Pompey to discuss some highlights from the game. We also talked about what each team can take from the night as they head into conference play for the rest of the season. Read more

Live updates: Penn at Temple

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 5:04 PM
Time: 7:00 p.m. EST Venue: The Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pa. Radio: WPHT 1210-AM If you're on a mobile device, click here. Read more

Video: A few thoughts on the state of Penn basketball heading into Ivy League play

Wednesday, January 9, 2013, 1:38 AM
After writing up the Inquirer's recap of Penn's dramatic 85-83 loss to Lafayette, I got together with videographer Samantha Corrado to do a wrap-up of the night. I figured it would be a good time to survey the state of the Quakers heading into their Ivy League opener on Saturday at Princeton. So instead... Read more

Live updates: Penn at La Salle

Saturday, January 5, 2013, 10:49 AM
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST Venue: Tom Gola Arena, Philadephia, Pa. Radio: WFIL 560-AM (Penn)/WNTP 990-AM (La Salle) If you're on a mobile device, click here. Read more

Live coverage: Villanova at Penn

Saturday, December 8, 2012, 7:08 PM
Time: 8:00 p.m. EST Venue: The Palestra, Philadelphia, Pa. TV/Radio: NBC Sports Network (Randy Moss and Dalen Cuff)/WIP 610-AM (Villanova)/WNTP 990-AM (Penn) We all know that Penn and Villanova are not at the level where either program wants to be. But it's still a Big 5 game, and it's still a Saturday... Read more
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Soft Pretzel Logic is's college sports blog, with a primary focus on the University of Pennsylvania. You'll also see coverage of the Big 5, other major college sports events in the region, and the annual Penn Relays track and field meet.

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