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Soft Pretzel Logic Archive: December, 2008
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Schuylkill 16 Poll Week 5: Giving a hoot
Wed, Dec 17, 2008, 12:07 AM
Look! We finally have fan photos in the gallery! Send in more and you might just see yours here too. Three weeks ago, I wrote in this space...
The buzzer-beater of the year?
Mon, Dec 15, 2008, 11:19 PM
It was such a great shot that it requires four - yes, four - YouTube videos to do it justice. The first is of the shot. The second, via Awful...
No poll results tonight
Mon, Dec 15, 2008, 8:34 PM
This week's Schuylkill 16 poll results will not be published until tomorrow because not enough people voted. Which is too bad, because we might...
Game 9: Villanova 70, La Salle 59
Sun, Dec 14, 2008, 6:57 PM
So much for what I think. When I got here, I had a hunch that Villanova might struggle tonight because of the long week it's had. It was close...
Game 8: Temple 88, Tennessee 72 - now with audio
Sat, Dec 13, 2008, 11:50 AM
UPDATE: I've added audio of the postgame press conferences to the bottom of the post. There's also a bonus track of no small consequence: an...
Villanova 59, St. Joe's 56
Thu, Dec 11, 2008, 7:42 PM
Let's start out by saying that the Big 5 as a whole benefitted from this game. Yes, Villanova won it, and St. Joe's couldn't seal the deal on...
Game 7: Villanova vs. Texas
Tue, Dec 9, 2008, 9:29 PM
NEW YORK - It's arguably the biggest non-conference game of the entire season for any City Six school: the No. 12-ranked Wildcats against the...
Game 6: West Virginia vs. Davidson
Tue, Dec 9, 2008, 6:50 PM
NEW YORK -- I have to admit that I've never been that big a fan of Madison Square Garden. I get that it's the World's Most Famous Arena and...
Dick Vitale and the South Street Bridge
Tue, Dec 9, 2008, 10:53 AM
SOMEWHERE IN NEW JERSEY -- Strange as it may seem, the two entities above have something in common. They are both topics of discussion in this...
Schuylkill 16 Poll Week 4: A middle-class fight
Mon, Dec 8, 2008, 8:55 PM
Maybe it's just me, but I feel like this wasn't a great week for the local schools. There's something about St. Joe's losing to Creighton, Temple...
Jonathan Tannenwald is a sports producer with Philly.com.
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