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Archive: March, 2012

Four postseason games in the city Wednesday night

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 9:24 PM
The NIT schedule is out, and Drexel, La Salle and St. Joe's will all play first-round home games Wednesday night. Combined with Penn's participation in the CBI, it means that there will be four games going on simultaneously across the city. The NIT matchups are as follows: 3. La Salle vs. 6. Minnesota... Read more

Here's my bracket

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 8:22 PM
I think Temple fans will like it, and I think all of you will probably find something you disagree with. How far do you think the Owls will go? What upsets have you got? Who's in your Final Four, and who's your national champion? Post a comment and let me know. Also, if you want to print your own... Read more

Live Selection Sunday chat

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 11:57 AM
Join for live updates and commentary as the 2012 NCAA tournament bracket is revealed on Sunday at 6 p.m. On a mobile device? Click here to join the chat. Read more

Zack Rosen wins Ivy League Player of the Year in unanimous vote

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 3:49 PM
In theory, there was never any doubt. And in practice, there wasn't any doubt either. Penn guard Zack Rosen was the unanimous choice for Ivy League player of the year in a vote of the conference's eight coaches. Rosen is the fourth player to receive the Player of the Year honor in a unanimous vote... Read more

'You either win it or you don’t'

Wednesday, March 7, 2012, 12:40 AM
PRINCETON, N.J. - Here’s a transcript of Penn’s postgame press conference after the Quakers’ 62-52 loss to Princeton at Jadwin Gym. It includes quotes from coach Jerome Allen, guard Zack Rosen and forward Rob Belcore. I’ve also transcribed some highlights of Princeton’s... Read more

Penn's Rosen only local player on USBWA All-District team

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 1:20 PM
The U.S. Basketball Writers Association announced its All-District teams today, and Penn guard Zack Rosen was the only local player to make the cut for the district that includes Pennsylvania. Here's the list of honorees: All-District Team Jason Clark, Georgetown Mike Glover, Iona Moe Harkless,... Read more

Video: For Jerome Allen, 'the craziest season I've ever been a part of'

Sunday, March 4, 2012, 1:44 AM
Here are some video highlights from Penn's postgame press conference after the Quakers' 68-47 rout of Yale at the Palestra. Coach Jerome Allen, forward Rob Belcore and guard Zack Rosen were the speakers. You can also read my recap story from Sunday's Inquirer here. Read more

Ivy League basketball playoff scenarios as of Friday afternoon

Friday, March 2, 2012, 6:13 PM
As the Ivy League hits its final weekend of the regular season, four teams remain mathematically alive to claim a share of the conference title. Here are the standings as of Friday afternoon, the remaining games, and the possible scenarios. Standings and Remaining Games 1. Harvard, 10-2 (at Columbia... 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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