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Saint Joseph's

Live updates: Georgetown-Villanova, Temple-Fordham, George Washington-La Salle, Rhode Island-Saint Joseph's

Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 1:44 PM
Georgetown at Villanova Time: 7:00 p.m. EST Venue: The Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pa. TV/Radio: ESPN2 (Mike Patrick and LaPhonso Ellis)/WHAT 1340-AM Temple at Fordham Time: 7:00 p.m. EST Venue: Rose Hill Gym, Bronx, N.Y. Radio: WPHT 1210-AM George Washington at La Salle Time: 7:00 p.m. Venue:... Read more

Video: Saint Joseph's big man C.J. Aiken throws down a spectacular slam dunk at Dayton

Thursday, February 7, 2013, 9:14 PM
Although Saint Joseph's lost at Dayton on Wednesday, Hawks big man C.J. Aiken nearly stole the headlines with a spectacular slam dunk early in the second half. If you watched the game on local TV here, you saw it. If not, you might have heard your friends talking about it on Thursday. The St. Joe's... Read more

Video: Marvin O’Connor and Phil Martelli at the Big 5 Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Friday, January 25, 2013, 5:06 PM
I have a group of guys who are childhood friends who are so special to me. I was a sophomore in high school and this same group of guys got into some legal trouble in 1995, and unfortunately they are still not here today. But these same guys call me all the time just to let me know how proud they are... Read more

Phil Jasner, Marvin O'Connor headline 2013 Big 5 Hall of Fame class

Thursday, January 3, 2013, 4:28 PM
Legendary former Daily News basketball writer Phil Jasner and former Saint Joseph's backcourt standout Marvin O'Connor headline the 2013 Big 5 Hall of Fame class. In addition to his many years covering the 76ers, Jasner also covered the local college basketball scene for a long time. He passed away... Read more

Saint Joseph's forward Halil Kanacevic returns from suspension without fanfare or incident

Tuesday, January 1, 2013, 9:44 AM
Halil Kanacevic had a fairly quiet game against Drexel. He scored just two points on 1-for-8 shooting, and recorded two rebounds, one assist, two steals, one block and two turnovers. He also committed just one foul. It wasn't much of a contribution in what turned out to be a 63-49 win for Saint Joseph's... Read more

Live updates: Saint Joseph's at Drexel

Monday, December 31, 2012, 2:28 PM
Time: 4:00 p.m. EST Venue: Daskalakis Athletic Center/Philadelphia, Pa. TV/Radio: The Comcast Network/WIP 610-AM (Saint Joseph's) At one point, was the most anticipated game in the city this season. Now both teams surely must win their conferences' automatic bids to make the NCAA Tournament. Click... Read more

The Big East is dead (or at least dying). Long live the Big East.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 9:32 AM
UPDATE: When I originally wrote this post Tuesday morning, I did not mean it to be entirely serious. It was just an idea to kick around. But now's Andy Katz is reporting that the Atlantic 10 is in fact open to welcoming the Big East's Catholic contingent. As such, this idea becomes a lot... Read more

NCAA honors top players, moments and teams in men's basketball championship history

Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 8:00 AM
In honor of the upcoming 75th NCAA men's basketball championship, a panel of experts convened by the NCAA has selected the top players, moments and teams in tournament history. You'll find all of the honorees below, with those featuring local ties in bold. If I missed any local connections, let me... Read more

NBC Sports Network picks up Harvard-Saint Joseph's game

Friday, November 2, 2012, 3:57 PM
Thanks to the National Hockey League's continuing lockout, the Harvard-Saint Joseph's game on November 20 at Hagan Arena has been picked up by NBC Sports Network. The start time of the game has also been moved back half an hour to 8:00 p.m. Eastern. NBCSN had originally been scheduled to show a hockey... Read more

Saint Joseph's men's basketball team picked to finish first in Atlantic 10

Thursday, October 4, 2012, 9:58 AM
After a few tumultuous years for Phil Martelli, the spotlight is now officially shining on Hawk Hill again. Saint Joseph's has been picked to finish first in the Atlantic 10 this season, according to the preseason poll of coaches and media. The results were released Thursday morning during the conference's... 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.

Jonathan Tannenwald
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