Friday, July 31, 2015

Steve Smith is helping former Explorers on and off the court

Sunday, July 19, 2015, 12:55 AM
Steve Smith looked at the stat sheet handed out by The Basketball Tournament staff following his 20th and Olney team’s win over Max’s All-Stars. Smith, the elder of the team by 10 years or so, was caught by one statistic on the paper. The 32-year old had 17 points and 10 rebounds in the... Read more

Khalif Wyatt still playing at his own pace

Saturday, July 18, 2015, 11:53 PM
A six-foot-four man stood at the top of the key on the main court at Philadelphia University. There was a head fake. Then a drive. Then a dish. Then a made three from a teammate. It wasn’t fast. It wasn’t quick. It wasn’t flashy. It was textbook Khalif Wyatt. The Temple alum... Read more

Massenat happy playing professionally in Germany

Friday, July 17, 2015, 9:52 PM
The last time Frantz Massenat played a competitive basketball game in the city of Philadelphia was on February 26, 2014 in a 56-45 Drexel win over the College of Charleston. he scored 24 points in his final game in front of his home fans at the Daskalakis Athletic Center on Market Street. He had not... Read more

Palestra to host Big 5 doubleheader in January

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 8:39 AM
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 the 2015-16 season. On Wednesday, confirmation finally came that a twinbill will happen. The date to save is Wednesday, January 20, 2016. Temple will play La Salle... Read more

Live updates: Saturday at the 2015 Penn Relays

Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:09 PM
Bookmark this page and come back throughout the day for the latest news and anecdotes from Franklin Field. You can also follow the Twitter feed on the right side of this page. For complete results of every race, go to the Penn Relays website. Click here for Philly.com's Penn Relays special section... Read more

Live updates: Friday at the 2015 Penn Relays

Friday, April 24, 2015, 6:05 AM
Bookmark this page and come back throughout the day for the latest news and anecdotes from Franklin Field. You can also follow the Twitter feed on the right side of this page. For complete results of every race, go to the Penn Relays website. Click here for Philly.com's Penn Relays special section... Read more

Live updates: Thursday at the 2015 Penn Relays

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 7:23 AM
Bookmark this page and come back throughout the day for the latest news and anecdotes from Franklin Field. You can also follow the Twitter feed on the right side of this page. For complete results of every race, go to the Penn Relays website. Click here for Philly.com's Penn Relays special section... Read more

NCAA Tournament chat with Dick Jerardi

Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 3:47 AM
Join the Daily News' Dick Jerardi as he takes your NCAA Tournament questions in a live chat, beginning at 11 a.m. Read more

College basketball chat with Dick Jerardi

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 1:09 AM
The Daily News' Dick Jerardi will take your college basketball questions in a live chat, starting at noon. Read more

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

Monday, March 23, 2015, 3:51 PM
Although Villanova's season ended in disappointing fashion, the Wildcats' overall success got some deserved recognition on Monday. 'Nova guard Darrun Hilliard was named Big 5 Player of the Year, and backcourt partner Ryan Arcidiacono was also named to the all-Big 5 first team. Phil Booth won Rookie... 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.

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