New York Jets general manager John Idzik wrote a letter of commendation to Matt Rhule, coach of the Temple Owls. Thanking him for three players.
Three games into the Temple men’s basketball season, Will Cummings had totaled a solid 16 assists -— but also 15 turnovers.
Cummings has been surer with the ball since coach Fran Dunphy stopped practice to stress ball security. The junior has 20 assists in the last five games and turned it over just seven times. In each game, he has finished with more assists than turnovers.
Friday was not a banner day for the Temple Owls athletic department as they made the heart-breaking announcement that seven varsity sports would be cut in 2014.Seen here is the live reaction of the 150 student athletes that were told they would no longer be able to play the sport they love at the university.The sports that are being cut due to financial shortfalls are baseball, men...
The Temple Owls basketball team will wear new, alternamte Under Armour uniforms against Texas on Saturday.
In an effort to alleviate some financial shortfalls, Temple University's Board of Trustees approved a recommendation from athletic director Kevin Clark on Friday to eliminated its baseball, softball, men's crew, women's rowing, men's gymnastics, and men's indoor/outdoor track and field teams. This is according to Joey Cranney of The Temple News student newspaper...
Temple hosts Texas tomorrow at noon at the Wells Fargo Center as the Owls look to win their fourth straight game. For the matchup, which will be televised on ESPNU, the Owls will be sporting new Under Armour uniforms, per Darren Rovell:
Temple debuting this uniform tomorrow from Under Armour pic.twitter.com/jZcSia5mlL
— darren rovell (@darrenrovell) December 6, 2013
The Saint Joseph’s Hawks were defeated by the Temple Owls 77-69 on Wednesday night.
The Hawks crumbled during the final minutes of the game. The Hawks, unassisted by their errors, were on the wrong end of an 8-2 run during the final 30 seconds.
The decisive moment in the game came when Owls forward Anthony Lee came up with a big offensive rebound after he missed a free throw with...
After losing three straight games, Temple has now won two in a row, as the Owls are now 3-3 on the season with a 87-66 victory over UAB. Temple also finished 2-1 at the Charleston Classic.
With the win, Temple finished in 5th place in the Charleston Classic which should be a confidence booster for this Owls team.
Dalton Pepper had a career-high 24 points in the win and also had 7...
Dalton Pepper had a career-high 24 points and Temple pulled away from UAB in the second half to take fifth place at the Charleston Classic with an 87-66 victory Sunday night.
Pepper's previous mark came just two days ago here in an 83-81 win over Georgia. He kept up that scoring touch against UAB, making 10 of 14 for the Owls (3-3). Quenton DeCosey had 18 points for Temple,...
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UConn won its first game of the season and avoided setting a new program record for consecutive losses with a 28-21 come-from-behind win over Temple on Saturday night.
Freshman quarterback Casey Cochran tied the game on a 1-yard rush with 6:52 to play and linebacker Yawin Smallwood won it when he intercepted Temple quarterback P.J. Walker and returned the ball 59 yards for the game...
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Central Florida Golden Knights wide receiver J.J. Worton had an amazing game against the Temple Owls on Saturday, complete with this jaw dropping catch. This looks like the type of catch that only Calvin Johnson or AJ Green could make with the full extension. Worton finished with 10 catches for 179 yards and 3 touchdowns.
With a touch more than two minutes to play, Temple looked as if it was going to pull off one of the biggest upsets of the season.
And then it all fell apart.
Temple allowed No. 15 UCF to gain134 yards on its last two drives and score the final 10 points. Shawn Moffitt kicked a 24-yard field goal as time expired and Temple lost 39-36 on Saturday.
The loss marks the fifth time this...
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Despite a late rally from Penn, Temple held onto its season opener with a 78-73 win over the Quakers at the Palestra on Saturday.
Temple led by as much as 15 points in the second half before Penn came back and took the lead with two minutes left.
Dalton Pepper came up big at the end for Temple and finished on the break to give the Owls the lead. Then junior Will Cummings made one...
Temple found a foreclosure sign on its new home before it ever had a chance to move in.
Again, the Owls were out of the Big East.
Unlike a decade ago, when the program was evicted from the Big East, the Owls split this time because of the alignment shake-up that forced them into the American Athletic Conference. The conference may not be what Temple wanted, but it's still a...
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October 29, 2013
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The Temple Owls will have a tall task on Saturday afternoon as they host the No. 7 ranked Louisville Cardinals. WhileTemple is still looking for their first win of the season; their biggest weakness will likely be exploited on Saturday.
Teddy Bridgewater and the Louisville passing offense ranks 13th in the country with 329 yards per game. Temple’s pass defense ranks 123rd...