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Temple Owls Come Close To Pulling The Upset, But Lose 24-20

Last night’s contest between the Temple Owls and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish was the biggest game in the history of Temple Owls football.  In the end the Owls came up a bit short, but there’s no question that they are one of the better teams in the nation.  The football squad wearing the Cherry […]

Temple Owls Workout For The Eagles

According to Keith Pompey of, the Eagles will be working out three Temple University prospects today.  Derek Dennis, Tahir Whitehead and Kevin Kroboth will show the Birds what they can do.
Dennis is a guard who is expected to be a late round pick in the upcoming draft.  I think he has a decent chance […]

Temple Joins The Big East, Awkward Moments With Villanova Ensue

Months of speculation officially ended just after 5:35 pm Wednesday afternoon as the Big-East conference announced Temple officially joined the Big-East.
The school will join the Big-East in football effective July 1st, 2012 and for basketball effective July 1st, 2013 which means Temple basketball will have one final season in the Atlantic 10 after this season.
Once […]

Mid-America Conference Commissioner: Temple Is Talking To Big East

Mid-Atlantic Conference Commissioner Jon A. Steinbrecher said in a statement Wednesday he is aware that talks are taking place between Temple and the Big East on the subject of Temple joining the Big-East in all sports starting in the fall of 2012. The New York Times first reported on the discussions to add Temple in […]

Drexel And Temple Could Meet In March

Both Temple (19-5) and Drexel (22-5) improved in NCAA projected seeding on Monday, however both schools remain un-ranked. Temple received the most votes of any un-ranked team in the AP-top 25 pole (122), but was snubbed despite winning its past 8 games. Drexel received 11 votes in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches Poll, but the school […]

Temple “D” Coordinator Chuck Heater A Candidate For Clemson Job

Temple Owl’s defensive coordinator Chuck Heater is Clemson Tigers fans version of Steve Spagnuolo.
The Tigers fired their defensive coordinator Kevin Steele after the team allowed nine touchdowns in the team’s Orange Bowl loss to West Virginia. Multiple rumors on the internet have Heater as a candidate to replace Kevin Steele, […]

Temple RB, Bernard Pierce Talks About Going Pro

On January 6th, Temple Owls junior running back Bernard Pierce declared for the NFL draft.  This past season Pierce became Temple’s all-time leader in total touchdowns (54), rushing touchdowns (53), and total points scored (324).  He also ranks second on Temple’s all-time rushing list.
Much of the Owl’s recent success can be […]

Temple Should Have Little Trouble With Bowling Green

After back to back shut outs Temple Football (5-2) (3-1) looks to keep up their winning ways against Bowling Green (3-4) (1-2). Temple is led by a stout defense, giving up a mere 9.6 points per game ranked second in the nation.
Of course you can’t talk about the offense of the Owls without starting […]

College Football Week 5: Temple To Roll, Gators Are Bait & More

After smoking Maryland 38-7 in College Park last weekend, will the Temple Owls be caught in a let-down? Don’t count on it. Their running game and defense are just too good. Bernard Pierce and Co. are racking up yards on the ground to the tune of 226 yards per game. […]

Temple Turnovers Opens The Door For Nittany Lions

You can’t get a moral victory from losing to a team that you could have beaten. The Owls, who led the game for more than three quarters had every opportunity to put the game away, but they just couldn’t do it.
“There’s no moral victories”, said Temple head coach Steve Addazio. “There’s nothing. . . […]



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