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From Penn State to Not Penn State

Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 10:03 PM
If you have been around the Penn campus for any amount of time, you have probably seen one of those t-shirts that says "NOT PENN STATE" across the front. The t-shirts are a pretty old joke at the point, even though they still pop up every now and again. Whether because of Penn's rise in academic prominence... Read more

Video: Penn State-Temple postgame analysis

Sunday, September 18, 2011, 1:24 AM
Even though the game was dull, I had a lot of fun Saturday afternoon jointly hosting our Penn State-Temple live chat with the Inquirer's Jake Kaplan. After the game (finally) ended, I got together with the Inquirer's Keith Pompey and the Daily News' Mike Kern for some postgame analysis, and to look... Read more

Joe Paterno's biggest accomplishment at Penn State

Friday, September 9, 2011, 1:39 PM
I realize it's been a while since I last posted on here. I haven't had much to say about this year's college football season, mainly because I've been so busy with soccer that I don't know how many games I'll get to this fall. I'm already certain that I won't be at any of the local college football... 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

DeChellis: Penn State gave 'all I can ask'

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 7:26 PM
Amid the delirium of Temple's win, there was a losing team on the other side of the floor. It so happens that said team was one that just a few of you pay attention to. So here's the transcript of Penn State's postgame press conference, courtesy of ASAP Sports. On the dais were coach Ed DeChellis... Read more

Live NCAA Tournament updates

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 5:33 AM
One of the two best days of the college basketball season is upon us. From noon to midnight, we'll be feasting on NCAA Tournament hoops from across the country. You can get updates on all today's action below, and click here for a live scoreboard and stats. I'll be chatting throughout the afternoon... 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

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
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Soft Pretzel Logic is Philly.com'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.

Reach Jonathan at jtannenwald@phillynews.com or 215-854-2330.

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