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Bats come alive to spark win

This was not the kind of start to the Atlantic Ten Conference schedule the baseball team had in mind. Temple split its doubleheader with visiting Massachusetts Sunday at Skip Wilson Field, but lost the three-game series, as they also dropped Friday’s opener at La Salle’s Hank DeVincent Field.…

After 2nd-round loss, Staley seeks ‘big win’

RALEIGH, N.C. – A sense of desperation seems to be growing among members of the women’s basketball team. After losing to Duke, the No. 1-ranked team in the nation, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament last week, the problem became more evident.…

They fought the power together

It was a photograph that shook the world: Two Olympic U.S. sprinters on a medal stand, one in the center and the other to the left. One has his black-gloved right fist raised to the sky, and the other has his black-gloved left fist in the air.…

Owls duke it out, but Blue Devils prevail

RALEIGH, N.C. – A group of blue-shirted fans started the “Let’s Go Duke” chant as the clock ran down on Temple’s season Tuesday. In the end, the Owls just didn’t have enough firepower to overcome the top-ranked team in the nation.…

Owls: Nothing to lose against No. 1 Duke

RALEIGH, N.C. – For only the third time in program history, the women’s basketball team has advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. But to make it to the Sweet 16, a round that Temple has never reached, the Owls will need to take down the No.…

Bad weather cancels Tuesday’s game

The baseball team’s game against Lehigh today is canceled due to the inclement weather that hit the area over the weekend. It marked the fourth straight game that was canceled, as contests against Binghamton, Iona and Long Island were called off over the weekend.…

Teams expect nothing less than a win at Murphy Cup

The men’s and women’s crew teams are ready to make a splash at their seasons’ first Philadelphia regatta. The 25th annual Murphy Cup Regatta kicks off Saturday at 11 a.m. on the Schuylkill River.…

Juniors lead home tri-meet sweep

The men’s gymnastics team made a bold statement to its conference at its regular-season finale Saturday. The Owls topped the competition, taking down Army and Navy in a tri-meet at McGonigle Hall.…

As season nears, team looking to follow advice from ‘the Cos’

Prior to its outdoor season, the track and field team received a pep talk from an unlikely speaker. Temple alum Bill Cosby, a former track and football athlete, spoke to the entire team, which has the Owls determined and excited for the outdoor season.…