1-On-1 with Matt Leon

KYW Newsradio's 1-On-1 with Matt Leon explores the untold stories of the Philadelphia sports scene with the people who make it interesting: players, coaches, media members, historians, and more. Each week, Matt sits down with a Philly sports figure with a story you haven't heard before.

1-On-1 with Matt Leon
August 21, 2019 - 8:30 am
Andy Talley spent 32 years as the head football coach at Villanova University before retiring following the 2016 season. The Wildcats were one of the premier programs in all of FCS during his tenure, with the apex coming in 2009 when Villanova won the national championship. He sent several players...
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August 14, 2019 - 3:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Stan Pawlak was a star basketball player at the University of Pennsylvania. He averaged 20.6 points per game during his career with the Quakers — the third highest scoring average in program history. Pawlak graduated in 1966 and in 1973, was part of the inaugural...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
August 14, 2019 - 8:30 am
Stan Pawlak is one of the greatest basketball players in University of Pennsylvania history. His 20.6 points per page career average upon graduating in 1966 is still third highest in the program's history. He is a member of the Big 5 Hall of Fame.

In Episode #20 of "1-on-1 with Matt...
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August 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mike Costanzo is a Springfield, Delaware County native who was a star baseball player at Archbishop Carroll High School. After a fine college career at Coastal Carolina University, Costanzo was the 65th overall pick in 2005, taken by the Phils in the second round. He...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
August 07, 2019 - 8:30 am
Mike Costanzo was a star baseball player at Archbishop Carroll High School in Radnor who went on to excel at Coastal Carolina. He was the Phillies top draft pick in the 2005 draft and was traded to Houston in the deal that brought Brad Lidge to Philadelphia. He made it to the big leagues with the...
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Bobbi Morgan
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August 02, 2019 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Haverford College's Bobbi Morgan has enjoyed an outstanding career as a women's basketball coach. She won more than 300 games as a high school head coach, and she then spent four seasons at Cabrini University, winning 66 games and leading the Cavaliers to the NCAA...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
July 31, 2019 - 8:30 am
Bobbi Morgan is preparing for her 12th season as the head women's basketball coach at Division III Haverford College. During her tenure with the Fords, she has turned them into one of the top teams in the Centennial Conference and she has led Haverford to the NCAA Tournament three times in the last...
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Ashley Howard
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Matt Leon
July 26, 2019 - 3:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Ashley Howard is getting ready for his second season as the men's basketball coach at La Salle University. The Explorers went 10-21 in Howard's first season at the helm in 2018-19, but they made rapid improvement after an 0-10 start to play nearly .500 basketball over...
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
July 24, 2019 - 8:30 am
Ashley Howard is gearing up for his second season as the head men's basketball coach at La Salle University. His Explorers were one of the most improved teams in the country by the end of last season.

In Episode #17 of "1-on-1 with Matt Leon", Matt sits down with Howard to talk about...
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Bridget Orchard
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July 19, 2019 - 5:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bridget Orchard has enjoyed a ton of success as a collegiate softball coach. She's currently the head coach at Villanova University and in 2020 she should surpass the 800 win plateau for her career. Orchard played her college softball at Villanova and once she...
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