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2013 Delco Pro-Am: July 8 Notebook

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – One of the great things about the Delco Pro-Am is the convergence of so many different players in various stages of their basketball careers. It’s not uncommon for a high school player to be on the … Continue reading

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Temple’s upset bid comes up short against Hoosiers

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Temple gave top-seeded Indiana everything they could handle and then some in their third round matchup. Unfortunately for the Owls 31 points from their star guard Khalif Wyatt just wasn’t enough in the end. The Hoosiers … Continue reading

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Temple is on a “business trip” to Dayton

Andrew Albert (@andrewjalbert01) –- The best way to get a good shooter out a slump is to have them keep shooting. The shots will fall eventually. Temple is hoping that this really is the case. This is their sixth straight appearance … Continue reading

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New city, same result: Temple falls to UMass

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob)  – In the Atlantic 10’s final tournament in Atlantic City, it was UMass that ended the Temple Owls’ trip to New Jersey with a 77-71 win in the quarterfinals. The Owls drew the same matchup in the same … Continue reading

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Owls look to forget last year’s postseason woes

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Last season Fran Dunphy and the Temple Owls played exactly two postseason games, both losses. The Owls were bested by Massachussetts, 77-71 in the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament and 58-44 by South Florida in the NCAA … Continue reading

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Owls upset No. 19/21 VCU in regular season finale

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – On a day when they were honored before the game, Temple seniors Khalif Wyatt, Jake O’Brien and Scootie Randall did not disappoint the 10,206 spectators that came out for their final game at the Liacouras Center. … Continue reading

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Owls extend win streak with victory over Fordham

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – With his team on the ropes early against a Fordham team that had amassed just two Atlantic Ten Conference wins also season Temple coach Fran Dunphy turned to a player most Owls fans have hardly seen … Continue reading

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Temple keeps pace with convincing win

Andrew Koob(@AndrewKoob) – With the Temple Owls sitting squarely on the NCAA bubble and fellow Tournament hopefuls Villanova and La Salle notching wins over the weekend, it was important to keep pace. The Owls (19-8, 8-5 A10) did just that, … Continue reading

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Owls outlast Minutemen for much-needed victory

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Coming into Saturday night’s matchup with Massachusetts the Temple had played four consecutive one-point games. In a must-win road game for the Owls why would anything be different? Temple (17-8, 6-5 A-10) continued that streak Saturday … Continue reading

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Temple upset by Duquesne

Anthony Bellino (Bellino_Anthony) – Anyone who thought Temple would roll over a Duquesne team that came into the Liacouras Center on an 11-game losing streak and win less in the Atlantic 10 Conference should’ve known better. Temple has had a … Continue reading

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Big 5 Showdown: Temple/Saint Joseph’s

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – When the Atlantic 10 conference schedule was released everyone in Philadelphia circled Saturday, Feb. 2nd as a can’t miss game between Temple and A-10 favorite Saint Joseph’s. It’s now the eve of that game and a … Continue reading

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Temple tops Richmond 71-64

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Scootie Randall has struggled to shoot the ball with any consistency since December. Wednesday night at the Liacouras Center the Owls needed him to break out, and he responded. Randall scored a team-high 21 points on … Continue reading

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Butler trio too much for Temple

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – After a victory against Penn Wednesday at the Liacouras Center Temple coach Fran Dunphy called senior guard T.J. DiLeo his best defender right now. Dunphy followed that up by starting DiLeo against the ninth-ranked Butler Bulldogs, … Continue reading

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Owls storm back to beat George Washington

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Temple came into their Atlantic Ten Conference game against George Washington averaging 69.1 points per game; at the half against the Colonials the Owls had just 18 points. Temple (12-4, 2-1) was able to come from … Continue reading

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Temple faces tough home task in Saint Louis

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Temple fell to Xavier in its Atlantic 10 Conference opener. A match up Saturday with Saint Louis will be no easier. The Billikens (12-3, 1-0) come into the Liacouras Center riding a nine-game winning streak, their … Continue reading

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Xavier drops Temple in A-10 opener

Anthony Bellino (@Bellino_Anthony) – Temple couldn’t overcome a poor shooting performance from their star guard Khalif Wyatt as they dropped their Atlantic Ten Conference opener at Xavier. Wyatt wasn’t the only Owl to struggle from the field as Temple couldn’t find … Continue reading

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Temple goes cold in loss to No. 6 Kansas

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Temple did everything right against No. 6 Kansas except make their shots, and it cost them in a 69-62 loss at Allen Fieldhouse on Sunday afternoon. Khalif Wyatt had 26 points as Temple’s senior guard continues … Continue reading

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Temple prepares for another top-ten opponent

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – Almost a week after joining five other Division-I programs with 1,800 wins, the Temple Owls (10-2) will get a chance to go toe-to-toe with one such program on Sunday afternoon. The Owls will travel to Allen Fieldhouse … Continue reading

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Temple gets 1,800th win with victory over Bowling Green

Andrew Koob (@AndrewKoob) – While last week’s win over then-No.3 Syracuse was a big step for Temple, the Owls program took an even bigger step on Monday afternoon. Temple, coming off their biggest win of the season more than a week … Continue reading

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Temple has trouble from long range in 72-62 loss

Andrew Koob(@AndrewKoob) – In the second game of the Gotham Classic, the Temple Owls (8-2) had trouble finding any positives in a 72-62 loss to the Canisius Golden Griffins (8-2). Guard Khalif Wyatt led the Owls with 17 points, but … Continue reading

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Schools with strong basketball ties at risk of closing

Tyler Sablich (@TySablich) – A few alma matters and current high schools of some well-known Philadelphia basketball players appear to be on the verge of closing down. According to an article on Philly.com, Superintendent William R. Hite, Jr. is expected … Continue reading

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Temple’s DeCosey emerging as scoring threat

Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) – Though Temple’s defeat at the hands of No. 2 Duke on Saturday wasn’t cause for much inspiration, that doesn’t mean there wasn’t something positive to take out of the game. While many of the Owls struggled … Continue reading

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Owls, Blue Devils both with something to prove Saturday

Anthony Bellino (Bellino_Anthony) – Temple’s off to its best start in a quarter-century, but it may be time for a heat check Saturday afternoon when the Owls (6-0) play arguably the hottest team in the nation in second-ranked Duke. Duke … Continue reading

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Temple poised for Big 5 opener

Anthony Bellino (Bellino_Anthony) – Temple is set to put their undefeated record on the line in their biggest test of the season thus far. The Owls (5-0) will travel to The Pavilion to take on Big 5 rival Villanova (4-3) … Continue reading

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Wildcats ready for Big 5 battle with Temple

Andy Edwards (@DLNAndyEdwards) – Ryan Arcidiacono can say it’s just another game all he wants. Villanova’s freshman phenom did it before his first Big Five game, an overtime thriller against La Salle. He was doing it Tuesday, a day removed … Continue reading

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