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Highlights of Rhule's AAC press conference

Monday, September 30, 2013, 2:32 PM
Here are a few topical items that Temple coach Matt Rhule touched on today during his America n Athletic Conference teleconference with reporters: On whether or not the loss to Idaho has broken the spirit of this young team: “No,” Rhule said, “not at all. I don’t think we... Read more

Hawks land athletic, defensive-minded recruits

Tuesday, October 1, 2013, 3:07 AM
St. Joseph’s has recruited two highly regarded players from North Carolina who are both known for their athleticism and their defense. Last week it was 6-7, 205-pound combination forward Markell Lodge now playing for Prominence Academy, located outside of Chapel Hill. And on Monday James Demery... Read more

Could Louisville’s Teddy Bridgewater be the Eagles’ quarterback savior?

Monday, September 30, 2013, 12:09 PM
Eagles fans have a lot of reasons to be frustrated about their team in the wake of Sunday's blowout loss to the Broncos. The offense stinks, the defense stinks, the special teams unit stinks… you name it, someone’s complaining about it. But I think I might have a tiny little ray of hope... Read more

EA officially cancels NCAA video game

Thursday, September 26, 2013, 4:46 PM
The long bout with litigious issues EA Sports has had with the NCAA has finally come to an end, in the form of EA canceling all future NCAA games. A message from GM of American Football at EA, Cam Weber, gave the official news today. "Today I am sad to announce that we will not be publishing a new... Read more

College football chat with Mike Kern

Thursday, September 26, 2013, 12:19 PM
The Daily News' Mike Kern takes your college football questions in a live chat on Thursday at 1 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Temple, Rutgers renew football rivalry

Monday, September 23, 2013, 2:09 PM
Temple and Rutgers announced today that they have agreed to a four-game football series. Both schools are presently members of the American Athletic Conference. However, Rutgers is leaving the AAC for the Big Ten next season. Temple will host the Scarlet Knights on Sept. 11, 2021 and again in Sept... Read more

Week Four: Kent State vs. Penn State preview

Saturday, September 21, 2013, 11:26 AM
STORYLINES The rain forecasted for today’s game doesn’t look too promising, which bodes well for Kent State (1-2). The Golden Flashes are major underdogs heading into Saturday’s contest against the Nittany Lions (2-1), but precipitation could force some mistakes from both sides... Read more

Penn State to renew rivalry with West Virginia in 2023

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 1:14 PM
The athletic directors of Penn State and West Virginia announced Thursday that the two long-time rivals will resume their series with games in 2023 and 2024. The Nittany Lions will host the Mountaineers at Beaver Stadium on Sept. 2, 2023, and WVU will return the favor in Morgantown on Aug. 31, 2024... Read more

Ryan Keiser multitasks as Penn State safety, placekick holder

Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 11:58 PM
When one listens to Ryan Keiser, he doesn’t come off as the kind of football player who specializes in tackling in the open field. The Penn State safety is very concise and to the point in his analysis of the Nittany Lions’ game — at least he was in front of the media at a press... Read more

O'Brien feels Penn State will learn from last week's loss

Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 3:06 PM
Penn State coach Bill O’Brien says he hopes his team will learn from last week’s loss to Central Florida, but admits that suffering a defeat is the most painful way to learn. “Losing’s brutal,” O’Brien said Tuesday during his weekly teleconference. “You do... Read more
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