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Owls tripped up by RedHawks

The women’s basketball team was humbled for the second consecutive game, this time by Miami (Ohio) as the Owls fell, 70-53, to the RedHawks Wednesday at Millett Hall. The RedHawks defense forced 23 turnovers, 19 coming from the Owls’ starting five.…

Owls tie Big 5 record

For the past five seasons the women’s basketball team has stood in the way of any potential Big 5 contenders. A resume filled with dominating and nail-biting victories all amassed to a 19-1 record over that span.…

Top 10 teams prove too much

The women’s basketball team finds itself torn between pride and disappointment after a 2-4 start to the season. On one hand, the Owls are energized to know that they stood tall in the faces of national powerhouses Duke, Georgia and Stanford.…

Blue Devils too much for Comfort, Owls

The women’s basketball team threatened to upset No. 8 Duke at the Paradise Jam Tournament on Friday, but was outplayed in the game’s final stretch, losing 64-53. The Owls (1-3) had the Blue Devils (5-0) between their crosshairs, down 56-53 with 2 1/2 minutes to play, but Duke proved too much.…

Georgia Tech hands Owls second straight loss

The women’s basketball team’s road woes continued with a 59-49 defeat by Georgia Tech in Atlanta Sunday. Temple (1-2) showcased its might by hanging with the Yellow Jackets (3-0) until late, but poor shooting and foul trouble capped its second straight loss.…

Building a program in an urban enviroment

The cross country program has struggled to find its niche since the program was re-established in 2005 following a 20-year hiatus. Neither the men’s or women’s teams have finished higher than 11th place at the Atlantic Ten Conference championship meet in the three seasons since the program’s revival.…

Playoff Bust

The field hockey’s team matchup against Saint Joseph’s in the Atlantic Ten Conference semifinals was supposed to be the silverware that set the table for a postseason feast. Instead, it was nothing more than a spoiled meal for the Owls, who were upset by the Hawks, 3-2, at Finnesey field Friday.…