Sports

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.…

Owls deliver knockout punch

RALEIGH, N.C. – The postseason fate of the women’s basketball team rested squarely on the shoulders of Fatima Maddox. Nebraska trailed Temple by one point and was on the brink of elimination when the Cornhuskers fouled Maddox twice within the final minute of the contest and hoped for the worst as the senior guard toed the charity stripe.…

For transfer, playing near home is ideal

Last season Jamie Adams and the Rhode Island field hockey team defeated the Owls, 3-1. This season Adams will be playing for Temple, as the Owls try to knock off a Rams team Adams played for in two seasons prior.…

Coach: Non-conference schedule setting table for season

Starting a season 0-8 can easily be detrimental to a team, often leading to a lack in confidence. Just don’t tell that to the softball team. After playing games at the Worth Wildcat Tournament in Tucson, Ariz., and at the Oklahoma University Residence Inn Invitational in Norman, Okla., the team remained winless.…

The 2006-07 season from start to finish

Keys for next season 1. Dionte Christmas – The guard must forget about his late-season slump and start the season strong. With Dustin Salisbery graduating, Christmas needs to prepare for added defensive attention.…

Doubleheader sweep doubles season’s win total

For the first time since 2003, the baseball team started its home schedule on the right foot. An eighth-inning comeback in Game 1 of a doubleheader against Buffalo, followed by a dominant pitching performance from junior Tom Dolan in Game 2 ignited the Owls to a sweep of the Bulls at Skip Wilson Field Sunday.…