Some student-athletes and coaches are criticizing the way the cuts were announced.
Owls finished 3–1 in their most recent meet.
Track & field had its season opener on Saturday, one day after learning the men’s team was cut from the university.
Owls came back in second half amidst poor free-throw shooting.
Two of the longest-tenured coaches in athletics will lose their jobs in July.
Student-athletes react in “shock” to the news that seven intercollegiate sports will be eliminated.
The Board of Trustees approved a decision to cut baseball, softball, men’s crew, women’s rowing, men’s gymnastics and men’s indoor and outdoor track & field.
Temple lost to crosstown rival Saint Joseph’s 73–53.
Temple is 2–0 in Big 5 contests this season.
Morkeith Brown has a criminal justice degree and is pursuing a career in professional wrestling.