Temple guard Juan Fernandez has inked overseas with Italian club EA7 Olimpia Milano.
Juan Fernandez scored 19 points, backcourt mate Ramone Moore added 16 and No. 23 Temple beat Fordham 80-60 on Saturday to win the outright Atlantic 10 regular-season title for the first time since 1989-90.
The Owls (24-6, 13-3) had clinched at least a share of their conference-record 10th title with a win over Massachusetts on Wednesday. The Owls, who have won 13 of their last 14...
Khalif Wyatt didn’t start, Juan Fernandez didn’t finish and the Temple men’s basketball team found itself in an unexpected dogfight against George Washington on Wednesday night.
The Owls overcame a 15-point second-half deficit to defeat the Colonials, 79-72, for their seventh straight win.
The game got off to an interesting start with Temple turning the ball over six times in the opening five minutes. Typically, this would favor Duke, but the Blue Devils were unable to convert on Temple's miscues and failed to make Temple pay for their mistakes. This allowed Temple to hang around and ultimately pull of the 78-73 upset.
The upset was fueled by the performances...
Juan Fernandez scored 23 points, including the 1,000th of his career, as Temple’s men’s basketball team picked up a much-needed win at Rice, 77-70, on Monday night.
The milestone and victory came one game after another senior guard, Ramone Moore, scored his 1,000th point – but that occurred in a 77-65 loss to Texas in which Temple held a second-half lead.
Ramone Moore scored 23 points as Temple beat Wichita State 78-74 in overtime Sunday in the third-place game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament.
Juan Fernandez added 15 points, including the tying 3-pointer in the final minute of regulation, for the Owls (3-1). Micheal Eric had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Khalif Wyatt scored 13 points for Temple.
Toure Murry led Wichita State...
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November 20, 2011
Juan Fernandez scored 19 points and Ramone Moore 15 as Temple pulled away in overtime for a 73-67 victory over Pennsylvania on Monday night.
Moore's 3-point jumper put the Owls (1-0) ahead to stay, 66-64, with 1:18 left in the extra period, and Fernandez followed with another 3-pointer for a five-point lead with 17 seconds to play.
Zack Rosen, who scored 27 points to lead the...
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November 14, 2011
Temple University senior Juan Fernandez helped his Argentinian squad in a loss against Canada in the Pan-American Games on Wednesday, scoring 10 points in his Pan-Am debut. No stranger to international competition, the senior point guard has also played for his home country in the U-18 World Championships in 2008, and in the U-19 tournament a year later.
Overall, the six-foot-four...
The Temple University men’s basketball team gave back to Philadelphia tonight by hosting an evening with children from the Fairmont Boys and Girls Club. The team led the group through “Terror Behind the Walls,” a haunted house show at the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia.
The night began with a pizza party at the Liacouras Center. The kids “ate pizza, watched highlights...
The Temple Owls' men's basketball team was picked to finish second in the Atlantic 10 Conference, the A-10 announced on Thursday. The announcement came in conjunction with the conference's annual Media Day, held in Brooklyn, and the rankings were based on a poll of league coaches as well as select media members.
Temple went 14-2 in the conference last season (28-6 overall...