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Alain Vigneault decided that one year away from coaching was more than enough.
Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
Ed Benkin
April 18, 2019 - 6:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Alain Vigneault decided that one year away from coaching was more than enough. After a combined 15 seasons in Montreal, Vancouver and New York, Vigneault took a year off from coaching after being let go by the Rangers. He soon discovered a desire to get back behind...
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Bill Lange takes over for Phil Martelli, who was let go after 24 seasons as head coach of St. Joseph's University's basketball team.
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Ed Benkin
April 04, 2019 - 5:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Lange was enjoying his life as an assistant coach for the Philadelphia 76ers, but St. Joseph's University gave Lange an offer he couldn't refuse. Lange was introduced as the Hawks head coach on Wednesday at Hagan Arena. Lange takes over for Phil Martelli, who was...
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Aaron McKie was introduced as Temple's new head coach on Tuesday after working as an assistant coach last season.
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Ed Benkin
April 02, 2019 - 8:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Aaron McKie knew last year he would become the head coach at Temple University. The moment was still an emotional one when it became official. McKie was introduced as Temple's new head coach on Tuesday after working as an assistant coach last season. The move was...
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced the team has added Lori Locust as assistant defensive line coach.
AAF via CNN
March 21, 2019 - 12:24 pm
By Jill Martin, CNN (CNN) -- When he was head coach of the Arizona Cardinals in 2015, Bruce Arians made Jen Welter the first female NFL coach in history. Now, as head coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Arians has made two more significant hires. On Wednesday, the Buccaneers became the first NFL team to...
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Junior forward A.J. Brodeur leads Penn in scoring (14.6 ppg) and rebounding (7.4 per game).
Courtesy of Penn Athletics
Matt Leon
January 03, 2019 - 3:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's basketball team will open Ivy League play on Saturday, visiting rival Princeton University. Despite losing their final two games in the 2018 calendar year, the Quakers sit at 10-4 on the season with impressive wins over defending...
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New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles
Steven Senne/AP
December 31, 2018 - 4:05 pm
(AP) — Sean Payton despises the term "Black Monday." And he's one of the coaches who always survives it. Six head coaches were fired as the NFL season concluded, four of them on Monday. Two, Mike McCarthy in Green Bay and Hue Jackson in Cleveland, didn't even make it that far. Saints coach Payton,...
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Nov 1, 2018; Orlando, FL, USA; Temple Owls running back Ryquell Armstead (7) runs the ball on a fake field goal during the second quarter against the UCF Knights at Spectrum Stadium.
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Matt Leon
November 19, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University Owls will look to finish out the regular season strong on Saturday when they visit the University of Connecticut in an American Athletic Conference battle on Saturday. The Owls are 7-4 (6-1 AAC) on the season after beating South Florida at the...
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Jefferson head coach Tom Shirley now has 750 wins in his career.
Courtesy of Jefferson Athletics
Matt Leon
November 12, 2018 - 3:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was quite a weekend for Tom Shirley. The Division II Jefferson University women's basketball coach saw his team open the season with two wins, beating Molloy on Saturday, 61-56 and then hammering Queens on Sunday, 90-62. Each win represented an impressive milestone...
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