TEMPLE OWLS NEWS

Temple’s Defense Is in a Fantasy World

Temple’s defense is unreal. Photo used courtesy of ctpost.com. In all three wins this year, the Owls’ defense has outscored their opponents’ offense. I’ll say that again: In all three wins this year, Temple’s defense has outscored their opponents’ offense. Temple’s defense has been more offensively productive than any running back or wide receiver in the AAC this year...
Via AAC Football Fever
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Five Positive Takeaways From UConn’s Loss to Temple

It was a tale of two halves for UConn (1-4, 0-2 AAC) on Saturday in a 36-10 loss to Temple (3-1, 1-0). Photo used courtesy of courant.com. The Huskies trailed 7-3 going into halftime, but after giving up three straight touchdowns to the Owls in the third quarter, UConn could never recover an offensive tempo and dropped their third game in a row. The scoreboard might scream blowout...
Via AAC Football Fever
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/28/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
Via Sox and Dawgs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: UConn Huskies vs Temple Owls – 9/27/14

Here are photos from the Temple Owls 36-10 win over the UConn Huskies on September 27, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. photo credits: ian bethune – sox & dawgs
Via Sox and Dawgs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Highlights of Temple’s 36-10 Win Over UConn

Here are the highlights from the Temple Owls 36-10 win over the UConn Huskies on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT in American Athletic Conference action.
Via Sox and Dawgs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn’s Mistakes Help Temple to 36-10 Win

UConn QB #10 Chandler Whitmer is sacked by Temple’s Tyler Matakevich and Nate Smith for a safety in the third quarter on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. “We are taking turns with young guys doing bonehead things, which they will eventually stop doing.” Bob Diaco’s UConn Huskies team once again shot themselves in the foot with big mistakes...
Via Sox and Dawgs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football Coach Bob Diaco Once Again Thanks Fans

Despite the fact that his team is now 1-4 and 0-2 in the American Athletic Conference after Saturday’s 36-10 loss to the Temple Owls, UConn Huskies football coach Bob Diaco took almost two minutes during his postgame press conference to thank the fans for coming to the game and to not give up on the team.
Via Sox and Dawgs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple wins its AAC opener, 36-10 over UConn

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) P.J. Walker threw for 231 yards and a touchdown, ran for another and Temple's opportunistic defense scored two touchdowns and added a safety as the Owls won their American Athletic Conference opener with an 36-10 win over Connecticut on Saturday. The Owls (3-1, 1-0) benefited from a 93-yard interception return for a score on the opening drive of the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: UConn Football On This Week’s Opponent Temple

UConn QB #10 Chandler Whitmer scrambles for a 17 yard gain in the third quarter on September 6, 2014 at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, CT. We’re just under three hours until kickoff between the UConn Huskies and Temple Owls, so let’s take a look at what head coach Bob Diaco, QB Chandler Whitmer, CB Byron Jones and S Junior Lee expect from them this afternoon.
Via Sox and Dawgs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Military Appreciation Day At Rentschler Field

It’s Military Appreciation Day at Rentschler Field this afternoon and before the UConn Huskies take on the Temple Owls at 4 p.m., there will be plenty of pregame festivities. If you will be at the game today, close up your tailgate a little early and be in your seats by 3:30 p.m. as members of our Armed Services will be honored. During the national anthem, a field-sized American...
Via Sox and Dawgs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/26/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
Via Sox and Dawgs
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ticket preview for 5 biggest AAC games in Week 5

Here is a breakdown of the top five games of Week 5 of the 2014 NCAA Football season involving an American Athletic Conference team: Temple Owls @ UConn Huskies | 4:00 PM EST @ Rentschler Field | Average Ticket Price = $45 | Get-In Price = $22 We’ll start off with the only intra-conference matchup The Temple Owls will play their first conference game of the year as they face off...
Via Bloguin Best
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ticket preview for 5 biggest AAC games in Week 5

Here is a breakdown of the top five games of Week 5 of the 2014 NCAA Football season involving an American Athletic Conference team: Temple Owls @ UConn Huskies | 4:00 PM EST @ Rentschler Field | Average Ticket Price = $45 | Get-In Price = $22 We’ll start off with the only intra-conference matchup The Temple Owls will play their first conference game of the year as they face off...
Via The Student Section
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Paw Prints – The Daily UConn Huskies Roundup – 9/25/14

Paw Prints is our daily look at the happenings for the UConn Huskies football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball teams as well as the other sports the student-athletes engage in. We will do our best to bring you the links from all of the media that covers the Huskies on a DAILY basis. Thank you for stopping by and making SOX & Dawgs your home for UConn Huskies news...
Via Sox and Dawgs
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Does UConn Have a Chance Against Temple?

First off, let’s answer the question: Of course UConn has a chance against Temple—the Owls have two wins but are not some unconquerable juggernaut set to destroy everything in their path on Saturday. Photo used courtesy of ctnow.com. That said, Temple has two wins, one more than UConn, and looks to ahead of the Huskies at this stage of each programs respective rebuild. UConn...
Via AAC Football Fever
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn, Temple Coaches To Wear Coach To Cure MD Patch

This Saturday when the UConn Huskies and Temple Owls coaches take the field at the Rent, they will do so wearing Coach To Cure MD patches. Not only will the UConn and Temple coaches be wearing the patches but also all coaches of American Athletic Conference teams will do so too. The arm patches raise awareness of Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Approximately 10,000 college coaches at...
Via Sox and Dawgs
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple’s Irreplaceable Player: John Christopher

In the NFL, play-by-play announcers like to call players like Darren Sproles a “swiss army knife.” It’s become an annoying cliché but it refers to his versatility—he can play as a running back as well as catch passes out of the backfield and return punts and kicks. Photo used courtesy of usatoday.com. You see, that’s chump change. If Sproles is a swiss army knife, Temple’s...
Via AAC Football Fever
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple shuts out Delaware St. 59-0

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Khalif Herbin returned a punt 84 yards for his first career touchdown and Temple went on to complete its largest win in school history with a 59-0 shutout over Delaware State on Saturday. Temple set the tempo after blocking a Delaware State punt on the first possession of the game, and Artrel Foster returned it 15 yards for a touchdown. The Owls exploded from...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple Owls skate past Delaware State

After dropping their home-opener a couple weeks ago, the Temple Owls made a huge statement as they plowed through the Delaware State Hornets by the final score of 59-0. It was off to the races with no looking back as the Temple dominated from the very minute they stepped on the field. After a strong defensive stand to start the game, Temple’s Samuel Benjamin blocked Delaware State’s...
Via Total Sports Live
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Rhule Has Already Changed Temple

These aren’t your older brother’s Owls. This Temple team has a completely different feel to it than Temple teams of the recent past. In my last column, I wrote about how Temple will likely win its next three games, and I really believe it will. Look at its schedule. After its close loss at a sneaky good Navy team, Temple has a month and a half of weekends that include Delaware...
Via AAC Football Fever
14 days ago  |  Discuss

UConn/Temple Kickoff Time For September 27 Set

ESPN and the American Athletic Conference announced on Monday the game time and television network for the game between the UConn Huskies and Temple Owls at Rentschler Field on Saturday, September 27, 2014. The game will kickoff at 4 p.m. and the game will be televised nationally on ESPNews.
Via Sox and Dawgs
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple Has Bright Future With P.J. Walker at QB

The Temple Owls‘ football program has struggled for quite some time and for a handful of years has been unable to find a consistent quarterback to lead an effective offense. Photo used courtesy of philly.com. Finally, during the 2013 season, then-freshman P.J. Walker emerged as that ideal candidate. Even with a losing record as the starting QB when making his first official start...
Via AAC Football Fever
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Navy defeats Temple in Nail Bitter

Philadelphia PA: On Saturday September 6 from Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the Temple Owls took on Navy Midshipen to open their home schedule for 2014. Temple ame into game off a dominating win over Vanderbilt while Navy comes into game off a loss to Ohio State. The game was broadcasted on ESPN3 & […]
Via Philly Sports Live
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Temple Scores First Fat Guy TD Of The Year, Set To Yakety Sax

The Temple Owls took the Vanderbilt Commodores to the woodshed on Thursday night and the first half ended in an awful fashion for Vandy. Temple scored the first Fat Guy Touchdown of the year and it set the tone for the rest of the game. To make things even better, this Vine has been set […] The post Temple Scores First Fat Guy TD Of The Year, Set To Yakety Sax appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Penn State wideout lands with Temple

Former Penn State wide receiver Richy Anderson Jr. has officially transferred to Temple University and will join the Temple Owls football team. Anderson, who was a part of the 2013 Penn State recruiting class was a “legacy recruit” by Bill O’Brien and his staff as his father is Penn State great, running back Richy Anderson Sr. Anderson was a three-star all purpose back...
Via Total Sports Live
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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