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Published: Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:54:31 GMT2016-12-05T17:54:31Z

 



Villanova is No. 1 in AP men's basketball Top 25 poll

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:54:31 GMT2016-12-05T17:54:31Z

Reigning national champion Villanova is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll for the second time in school history.



Penn State heading to Rose Bowl after just missing playoff spot

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:31:26 GMT2016-12-05T06:31:26Z

INDIANAPOLIS - Yes, James Franklin admitted, his Penn State players would have loved the chance to compete for a national championship, and he noted that a handful of guys "showed a little bit of frustration and body language" when the Nittany Lions learned they had fallen agonizingly short of a bid for the College Football Playoff.



Temple to play Wake Forest in Military Bowl

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:54:33 GMT2016-12-05T01:54:33Z




Temple will meet Wake Forest in Military Bowl

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:53:02 GMT2016-12-05T01:53:02Z

Temple had such a positive experience playing at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium on Saturday that the Owls are headed back there for their bowl game.



Kern: Talley era comes to an end at Villanova

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:30:16 GMT2016-12-04T23:30:16Z

AN ERA finally came to a close after 32 seasons Saturday in, of all places, Brookings, S.D. Andy Talley coached his first game at Villanova in 1985, a 27-7 win over Iona in what would become a 5-0 season. He'd been given the job a year earlier, when nothing was in place other than a vision. The program had last competed in 1980. He brought the sport back at what was then called the Division I-AA level. He leaves a legacy that might never be duplicated.



Villanova routs St. Joseph's, poised to assume No. 1 ranking

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:36:11 GMT2016-12-04T22:36:11Z

The chants from the Villanova student section began with a little over a minute to go Saturday afternoon at the Pavilion: "We're No. 1! We're No. 1!"



Jensen: Owls make an emphatic statement

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:35:31 GMT2016-12-04T22:35:31Z

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Scenes from a championship: A Temple defensive back cruised around the checkerboard end zone, arms out as if he was flying. A receiver went over to some defensive linemen and pointed to his gloved hand, to his ring finger. A bunch of Owls players jumped up to the stands, to sit in front as Temple's band played Temple's fight song. Players grabbed souvenir signs, carried them around the place, high-fiving Temple fans who strung out along the whole sideline.



Penn State just misses out on College Football Playoff

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:58:33 GMT2016-12-04T20:58:33Z

Penn State came in at No. 5 in the final College Football Playoff rankings released Sunday, finishing just out of the running for the national championship tournament.



Penn State wins Big Ten title with huge comeback

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:09:00 GMT2016-12-04T20:09:00Z

INDIANAPOLIS - After Penn State fell behind Wisconsin by 21 points in the second quarter and went into halftime of the Big Ten championship game trailing 28-14, the thought of the thousands of its white-clad fans in Lucas Oil Stadium had to be whether the Nittany Lions still had that second-half magic.



After win, Rhule talks up Temple's conference

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:43:26 GMT2016-12-04T19:43:26Z

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Matt Rhule wanted to be forceful but not disrespectful. In relation to discussing bowl options, that is almost as difficult as stopping Navy's triple-option attack.



Temple No. 23 in AP football poll

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 19:42:50 GMT2016-12-04T19:42:50Z







Calm and tough, McSorley lifts Lions

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 13:14:35 GMT2016-12-04T13:14:35Z

INDIANAPOLIS - Trace McSorley jumped off the training table and grabbed his helmet as if nothing was wrong. Offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead pulled the Penn State quarterback aside to chat.



When title game became a reality for Franklin

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 03:20:21 GMT2016-12-04T03:20:21Z

INDIANAPOLIS - Penn State coach James Franklin decided to have a little fun when someone asked him when he thought the Nittany Lions had a chance to play in the Big Ten championship game.



Drexel fends off pesky High Point 78-72 behind Jonsonn, Lee

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 02:49:22 GMT2016-12-04T02:49:22Z

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) - Kari Jonsson scored 25 points, Kurk Lee finished with 16 points, Rodney Williams added 13, and Drexel pulled away late to beat High Point 78-72 Saturday night.



Temple beats Navy, wins AAC title

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 02:17:30 GMT2016-12-04T02:17:30Z




Temple wins AAC title

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 01:56:44 GMT2016-12-04T01:56:44Z

Temple defeated Navy 34-10 to capture its first AAC championship, and its first conference title in 67 years.



Owls down the Quakers for fifth straight win

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:57:02 GMT2016-12-04T00:57:02Z

Temple junior Obi Enechionyia couldn't have worn a more frustrated look when his team headed to the locker at the Liacouras Center at the end of the first half Saturday against Penn.



Talley's coaching career ends as Villanova is eliminated

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:43:33 GMT2016-12-04T00:43:33Z

BROOKINGS, S.D. - Villanova's season - and longtime coach Andy Talley's career - ended Saturday, as the Wildcats were bounced from the FCS playoffs, 10-7, by South Dakota State at Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium.



Explorers top Bucknell for third straight win

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:06:04 GMT2016-12-04T00:06:04Z

With La Salle trailing Bucknell, 44-42, at halftime at Tom Gola Arena, university representatives awarded an honorary plaque to members of the family of the late Michael Brooks.