Originally posted on Womhoops Guru  |  Last updated 1/3/12
(Guru’s note: There’s a post below this discussing USBWA national player of the week candidates and one above with commentary on the WNBA trade that went down Monday and some implications in terms of a certain star player to the south of here across the state line. Quotes in this post are from team and wire service sources.) By Mel Greenberg The shoe was on the other foot at both Temple and Penn State Monday, which was actually good thing for both teams, while La Salle now heads into the Atlantic 10 with a three-game win streak.As for Temple, instead of falling into deep deficits behind a favored opponent and then rallying and falling short, the superior Owls were the ones with the big lead and then had to choke off Western Michigan’s comeback before beating the Broncos 64-52 on the road in Kalamazoo. Kristen McCarthy and Shey Peddy each scored 19 points for Temple (6-7), which now opens at surprising Richmond Saturday in what will be an Atlantic 10 slate the rest of the way ex...
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