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Video: Mike Kern previews Temple-Penn State

Wednesday, September 19, 2012, 5:36 PM
Video: Does Temple have a shot to upset Penn State on Saturday and become relevant? CineSport's Brian Clark and the Daily News' Mike Kern focus on the Owls' lack of depth and passing game. Read more

Video: Key for Temple vs. Maryland

Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 7:07 PM
Video: What must Temple do to get a win vs. Maryland? The Daily News' Mike Kern and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss this, SEC newcomers Mizzou and Texas A&M & the pressure on Penn State. Read more

Video: Temple, Villanova in final Mayor's Cup

Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 6:40 PM
The Daily News' Mike Kern and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss the final Mayor's Cup game between Temple and Villanova and how many games Penn State will win this season. Read more

Penn's Zack Rosen wins Big 5 Player of the Year

Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 3:55 PM
When Zack Rosen got to Penn four years ago, his potential as a program leader became clear almost right away. But few people, if anyone, could have forseen at that point just how extraordinary Rosen's career on 33rd Street would be. Rosen never made it to college basketball's version of the promised... Read more

Temple upset by South Florida, 58-44, in NCAA Tournament

Friday, March 16, 2012, 10:04 PM
On its biggest stage of the season, Temple's offense turned in its worst performance of the season. The No. 5-seed Owls shot a season-low 35.7 percent from the field in a stunning 58-44 loss to 12-seed South Florida in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Temple took a 19-15 lead into the locker... Read more

NCAA Tournament first and second round TV schedule

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 11:30 PM
What you really need to know is that Temple's game against either California or South Florida will tip off at around 9:40 p.m. Eastern Time Friday night on TNT. Ian Eagle, Jim Spanarkel and Lewis Johnson will have the call. Now, here's the full TV schedule for the first and second rounds... First... 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

Big 5 Hall of Fame class announced

Thursday, February 2, 2012, 1:34 PM
I know I haven't been the only person wondering when the Big 5 Hall of Fame class would finally be announced. The news finally came down Thursday afternoon. This year's class is: - Marc Jackson, Temple - Matt Maloney, Penn - Kelly Greenberg, La Salle (later coached at Penn) - Jenn Beisel, Villanova -... Read more

Video: Fran Dunphy talks about Temple's win over Maryland

Sunday, January 22, 2012, 12:38 AM
Temple coach Fran Dunphy talks about the role that guards Ramone Moore, Juan Fernandez and Khalif Wyatt played in the Owls' 73-60 win over Maryland at the Palestra. Read more

Surveying the city with Joe Lunardi

Saturday, January 21, 2012, 4:38 PM
Before the Temple-Maryland game Saturday morning at the Palestra, I spent a few minutes chatting with Joe Lunardi about postseason scenarios for the city’s teams and leagues. It is getting to be that time of year where the bracketologist and St. Joe’s radio analyst is quite busy... 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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