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Temple and La Salle will host games on national TV as part of ESPN's annual season-opening showcase.
Bill Cosby will perform at the Palestra after the Big 5 season opener.
Soft Pretzel Logic: Temple will open its season at Penn, and host Villanova, St. Joe's and Texas.
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Soft Pretzel Logic: The NCAA has published its overall ranking of seeds in the NCAA Tournament. It's similar to the S-Curve, in that it compares all 68 teams in the field to each other.
Here's where the local teams are headed.
Soft Pretzel Logic: The Big 5 is well-represented in the U.S. Basketbal Writers' Association's All-District honors.
Video: The pressure is really starting to build on La Salle, Temple and Villanova as they aim for the NCAA Tournament.
Soft Pretzel Logic: Legendary former Daily News basketball writer Phil Jasner and former Saint Joseph's backcourt standout Marvin O'Connor headline the 2013 Big 5 Hall of Fame class.
Soft Pretzel Logic: After a few tumultuous years for Phil Martelli, the spotlight is now officially shining on Hawk Hill again. St. Joe's was picked first in the Atlantic 10's preseason poll.
The Atlantic 10 announced Tuesday morning that it has signed an extensive set of television broadcast deals with ESPN, NBC and CBS. They will all start in the 2013-14 season and run through the 2020-2021 season.
Video: Why is the Big Ten having a down year? Is Temple heading in the right direction? Mike Kern of the Daily News discuss this and Michigan-Notre Dame.
Video: Does Temple have a shot to upset Penn State on Saturday? The Daily News' Mike Kern discusses.