Monday, July 27, 2015

Kenny Yeboah commits to Temple football

Monday, July 27, 2015, 8:47 PM
Kenny Yeboah, a 6-foot-4, 220-pound wide receiver-safety from Parkland High in Allentown, PA has made an oral commitment to Temple. A person close to the program said that Yeboah impressed the staff after running a 4.6 40-yard dash at one of Temple’s camps. Temple has recruited him as a tight... Read more

Temple's Walker on Manning Watch List

Thursday, July 23, 2015, 3:42 PM
Temple junior P.J. Walker is among the 30 quarterbacks on the Manning Watch List. This award is presented to the top college quarterback and includes bowl performances. Walker is looking to rebound after a difficult sophomore season in which he completed 203 of 381 passes for 2,317 yards, 13 touchdowns... Read more

Temple basketball to visit Wisconsin Dec. 5

Tuesday, July 21, 2015, 4:11 PM
Temple is expected to soon release its full non-league basketball schedule and while we reported a while back that one of the games is at Wisconsin, we now have the date. The Owls will visit Wisconsin for a game on Saturday, Dec. 5. Game time is still undecided (as are many times due to television... Read more

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

Penn State jerseys to once again be nameless

Thursday, July 16, 2015, 11:23 AM
In 2012, then-head coach Bill O'Brien made a change to a 125-year Penn State tradition by putting names on the back of players' jerseys, honoring those who stayed with the program during the Jerry Sandusky scandal and harsh NCAA sanctions. Next season, the Nittany Lions will remove those names. "We... Read more

Penn State's Hamilton named to watch list for best receiver

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 11:42 AM
Redshirt sophomore DaeSean Hamilton was added to his second preseason watch list, this time for the Biletnikoff Award for the nation's best college receiver. Hamilton and junior quarterback Christian Hackenberg were recently named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award for college player of the year... 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

Temple's Martin-Oguike & Matakevich on Lombardi Award Watch List

Tuesday, July 14, 2015, 7:15 PM
Temple junior defensive end Praise Martin-Oguike and senior linebacker Tyler Matakevich have been named to the Watch List for the Lombardi Award. This award is presented to the nation’s top down lineman on offense or defense or a linebacker (who sets up no farther than five yards deep from the... Read more
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