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After many years away, Ibrahim Jaaber returns to Penn
Sun, Jan 24, 2016, 4:51 PM
If you were among the 8,030 fans at Wednesday's Big 5 doubleheader, you might have noticed that during the Penn-St. Joe's game, public address...
Palestra to host Big 5 doubleheader in January
Wed, Jul 15, 2015, 8:39 AM
Two times in recent months we've seen reports surface about discussions to get a Big 5 doubleheader into the Palestra at some point during...
Villanova's Darrun Hilliard named Big 5 Player of the Year
Mon, Mar 23, 2015, 3:51 PM
Although Villanova's season ended in disappointing fashion, the Wildcats' overall success got some deserved recognition on Monday. 'Nova guard...
Big 5 unveils stellar 2015 Hall of Fame class
Mon, Feb 2, 2015, 3:17 PM
If you were starting to wonder when the Big 5 would announce this year's Hall of Fame class, the news came Monday. And it was worth the wait...
La Salle needs to start shooting
Sat, Dec 6, 2014, 8:05 PM
La Salle has a problem. It's not that the team lacks chemistry, like last year. It's not that all the new pieces aren't adapting to playing...
Palestra's echoes wake up a familiar lament
Sat, Dec 6, 2014, 7:43 PM
We hear all the time about what things like to be in the Big 5's halcyon days, when every City Series game was played at the Palestra and had...
Steve Bilsky named Big 5 executive director
Mon, Apr 14, 2014, 1:25 PM
Even though Penn athletic director Steve Bilsky is retiring at the end of June, he isn't going far. In fact, he isn't even leaving his alma...
Villanova's James Bell, Penn's Alyssa Baron win Big 5 Player of the Year honors
Tue, Mar 25, 2014, 11:56 AM
Big 5 honors for the 2013-14 season were announced Tuesday. It comes as little surprise that the Players of the Year are Villanova's James...
CBS’ Bill Raftery excited to call Villanova, St. Joe’s in NCAA tournament
Wed, Mar 19, 2014, 4:22 PM
There’s never a bad time to talk college hoops with CBS and Fox Sports analyst Bill Raftery. But I must admit that after interviewing...
Video: Will a Villanova-St. Joe's NCAA tournament game happen?
Mon, Mar 17, 2014, 2:06 PM
How likely is a Villanova-Saint Joseph's matchup in the third round of the NCAA tournament? The Inquirer's Joe Juliano offers his take in a...
Jonathan Tannenwald is a sports producer with Philly.com.
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