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Reaction and reflection on Al Golden

Well, this was bound to happen. The more games Al Golden would win for the Cherry and White, the more notoriety he would gain in the college football world and it would be only a matter of time before some school from a Bowl Championship Series conference would come calling with more money and fame than Temple can offer.…

Owls blow past Akron

Riding junior center Michael Eric’s season-high 16 points, the Owls routed Akron, 82–47.
There was no hangover from defeating a tough Georgetown squad last Thursday as the Owls followed that performance with a 82–47 blowout win over Akron for the team’s fourth straight win.…

Owls rout Hartford for fourth straight win

Sophomore forward Natasha Thames carried the Owls [6–4] to their fourth straight win in blowout fashion against Hartford.
The unlikely hero on the night posted her second double double of the season, recording 15 points and 10 rebounds as the Owls won big, 63–45.…

Moore and the Owls upset No. 9 Georgetown

Junior guard Ramone Moore posts a career-high 30 points to give coach Fran Dunphy his 400th win.
On junior guard Ramone Moore’s right arm, the words “True baller” are tattooed into his skin and on Thursday night, he lived up to the label as he dropped a career-high 30 points in a 68–65 upset over No.…

Women’s basketball winter preview

The women’s basketball team has more to look forward to during winter break than visiting family and enjoying time off, as the Owls have a full slate of games during the holiday season.…

Men’s basketball winter preview

The men’s basketball team will look to exact some revenge on No. 16 Georgetown when the Hoyas visit the Liacouras Center Thursday. Last season, on Nov. 17, the Owls lost, 46–45, and fell short of upsetting the then-No.…

Tough win continues tough out-of-conference schedule

WASHINGTON, D.C. – It’s hard to call any December game a must-win, but the men’s basketball team’s Sunday matchup with Maryland sure felt like one. Luckily for Fran Dunphy and company, the Owls defeated the Terrapins, 64–61.…

Track and field teams open season at Haverford College

Although the recently frigid temperatures may not conjure thoughts of track and field season, Dec. 3 marked the opening meet for Temple’s indoor programs. Both track teams started their seasons Friday at the Jack Pyrah Invitational on a high note as several first-place finishes were posted.…