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Mar 9, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Shizz Alston Jr. (10) dribbles past UCF Knights guard Terrell Allen (2) during the first half at Liacouras Center.
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Ed Benkin
March 12, 2019 - 6:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All of the "Bracketologists" have good news for Temple University these days. After an impressive win over 25th ranked University of Central Florida on Saturday, most experts believe the Owls have done enough to earn an NCAA Tournament berth. Temple seems to have put...
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Mar 9, 2019; Newark, NJ, USA; Villanova Wildcats guard Phil Booth (5) shields the ball from Seton Hall Pirates guard Myles Cale (22) during the seance half at Prudential Center.
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Ed Benkin
March 12, 2019 - 3:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Villanova University has captured the Big East Tournament title for the past two seasons, but it will be a much younger group of Wildcats who will take the floor at Madison Square Garden this week. Despite losing four starters to the NBA during the off-season,...
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Drexel freshman point guard Camren Wynter
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Matt Leon
March 08, 2019 - 12:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel Dragons are headed to South Carolina for the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament. The Dragons will be the #6 seed in the ten-team field and open up in the quarterfinals against the #3 College of Charleston on Sunday night down in North Charleston...
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Penn junior forward A.J. Brodeur leads the team in points, rebounds, assists and blocks this season.
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Matt Leon
February 21, 2019 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania basketball team welcomes the Columbia University Lions and the Big Red of Cornell University to the Palestra this weekend for two big games as the Quakers try to move up the Ivy League standings. Penn is 15-9 overall this season but just...
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Drexel redshirt freshman forward Tim Perry Jr.
Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
February 06, 2019 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel Dragons will be home on Thursday night for a Colonial Athletic Association game with UNCW at the DAC. Drexel is 11-13 on the season (5-6 CAA) and coming off a 67-63 road win over Elon down in North Carolina on Saturday. "I thought we got off to a good start...
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Jan 9, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Shizz Alston Jr. (10) dribbles past Houston Cougars guard Galen Robinson Jr. (25) during the second half at Liacouras Center.
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Matt Leon
February 05, 2019 - 5:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University Owls will be home on Wednesday night to host the University of Connecticut in an American Athletic Conference battle. The Owls are 16-6 (6-3 AAC) on the season and coming off a 75-67 road win at Tulane University on Saturday. The victory was much...
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Junior guard Ryan McTamney leads Division III Ursinus College in scoring (17.5 ppg).
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February 05, 2019 - 1:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Any college basketball coach will tell you that they want their team to get better as the season gets along and, in a perfect world, peak down the stretch with an eye towards the post-season. This is a blueprint Division III Ursinus College out in Collegeville seems...
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Damien Blair is in his tenth season as West Chester University's men's basketball coach.
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Matt Leon
January 30, 2019 - 11:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University Golden Rams are one of the hottest teams in the region these days. Heading into a Wednesday night home game with the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, the Golden Rams sit at 15-5, they lead the PSAC East with a 10-2...
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Jan 19, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Nate Pierre-Louis (15) takes a shot past Pennsylvania Quakers guard Antonio Woods (2) during the second half at Liacouras Center.
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Matt Leon
January 23, 2019 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University Owls will look to get back on the winning track on Thursday night when they welcome the University of Memphis Tigers to the Liacouras Center for an American Athletic Conference showdown. The Owls are 14-4 (4-1 AAC) and coming off a home Big 5...
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Saint Joseph's University head coach Phil Martelli.
Saint Joseph's University Athletics
Matt Leon
January 22, 2019 - 3:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Saint Joseph's University Hawks will be home on Wednesday night for an Atlantic 10 battle with Richmond at Hagan Arena. The Hawks fell to 8-10 (1-5 A-10) last time out with a 68-57 loss in St. Louis to the Billikens. Saint Louis University blew open a close game...
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