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Morris, Owls almost upset No. 8 Georgia

So close. Despite holding a lead with under five minutes to go, the women’s basketball team fell to No. 8 Georgia, 57-51, Friday in Athens, Ga. The Owls evened their record at 1-1, falling to a team that advanced to the Sweet 16 last season and returned its top two scorers.…

Staley welcoming underdog role

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Now beginning its third week of practice, the women’s basketball team is slowly but surely preparing for the upcoming season. For the players, that means it’s time for the fun stuff: drills, drills, more drills, countless trips to the weight room, some more drills and, finally, more drills.…

Nothing special about special teams

What else can go wrong? The football team’s special teams unit seems to be asking that question every time it steps on the field. Penalties, fumbles, missed kicks, missed blocks and missed tackles have all combined to make special teams a bit of an adventure this season for the Owls, who fell to 0-5 Saturday, courtesy of a 37-21 defeat by Army.…

Coach seeking correct mix to generate goals

Goals. It’s simple enough, and it’s exactly what the men’s soccer team needs as they head into the Atlantic Ten Conference portion of its schedule. Coming off a 1-0 loss to Hartford Saturday, and with the team tallying just six goals in their seven games, the focus for coach David MacWilliams is offense.…

Former A-10 MVPs adjust to WNBA

As two of the best players in Temple women’s basketball history, Candice Dupree and Kamesha Hairston both enjoyed individual and team success during their time in Cherry and White. The duo is playing in the WNBA, but each has experienced significantly different 2007 seasons.…

‘A great guy’: Teammates recall the late Richie Gargel.

Temple pitcher Richie Gargel passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, following a swimming pool accident earlier in the week. The 6-foot, 145 pound pitcher from Brigantine, N.J. was 19. After a steadily improving freshman season for the Owls, in which he struck out 26 batters in 30.2 innings, Gargel was pitching for the St.…