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Owls break Big 5 record

The last time the women’s basketball team lost a Big 5 game was December of 2003. Think of a time before anyone had TiVo. Temple reeled off its record-setting 16th consecutive Big 5 win Thursday as the Owls downed Penn, 65-40, at the Liacorous Center.…

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.…

Morris reaching potential

Entering her senior season, Ashley Morris was something of an enigma. One game she’d look like the player Dawn Staley recruited out of Philadelphia’s Central High, a player who led her team to three consecutive Public League Championships and was named Southeastern Pennsylvania’s Player of the Year.…

Maryland too much for Comfort, Owls

Another ranked opponent, another missed opportunity for the women’s basketball team. On the road against third-ranked Maryland, the Owls (4-6) fell to the Terrapins, 64-46, Sunday afternoon. This was the fourth Top 10 team the Owls have played, with the Owls dropping all four.…

A tale of two halves

Halftime speeches are underrated. The women’s basketball team played a sloppy first half against Ball State Wednesday, and held a slim lead over the Cardinals at the break. In the locker room, coach Dawn Staley tried to get her team focused.…