'College GameDay' going to Independence Mall for Temple-Notre Dame

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It's official: ESPN's "College GameDay" show is coming to Philadelphia to set the stage for Saturday night's Temple vs. Notre Dame showdown... Read more

Palestra to host Big 5 doubleheader in January

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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... Read more

Villanova's Darrun Hilliard named Big 5 Player of the Year

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Although Villanova's season ended in disappointing fashion, the Wildcats' overall success got some deserved recognition on Monday. 'Nova guard... Read more

Selection Show chat with Andrew Albert

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Join Philly.com's Andrew Albert as he answers questions about the NCAA Tournament Selection Show and college basketball starting at 6 p.m. Read more

Big 5 unveils stellar 2015 Hall of Fame class

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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... Read more

Palestra's echoes wake up a familiar lament

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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... Read more

Temple picked 6th in AAC preseason coaches' poll

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Fran Dunphy's Temple Owls were picked sixth in the American Athletic Conference's preseason coaches' poll, which was released Wednesday morning... Read more

Villanova's James Bell, Penn's Alyssa Baron win Big 5 Player of the Year honors

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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... Read more

Big East, Atlantic 10 and American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournaments TV schedule

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Here's how to watch the conference tournaments involving Philadelphia's teams during Championship Week. I'll update this post as more seeds... Read more

Bill Raftery dishes on the Big East and American Athletic Conference tournaments

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NEW YORK - Bill Raftery is in for a busy week. He'll be calling all the prime time games at the Big East tournament on Fox Sports 1, then on... Read more