This week’s slate of conference championship games not only serves as an appetizer or opening round to the College Football Playoff, but it doubles as the grand stage for this year’s top Heisman candidates to showcase their stuff and perhaps offer a signature Heisman moment before the votes are due.
Widener University is 12-0 and on Saturday they will welcome Linfield College to Leslie C. Quick Jr. Stadium for a national quarterfinal.
The women’s basketball Penn Quakers bring a 3-1 record into tonight’s road game with Lafayette.
The College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.
Villanova advanced to 6-0 with the win over Delaware on Sunday.
The Owls advanced to 4-2 with the win over LIU Brooklyn.
Top cornerback recruit Garrett Taylor has reportedly committed to Penn State.
Michigan State proved to be too much for the Nittany Lions to handle as Penn State lost big Saturday.
Wagner rallied to beat Penn 64-61 Saturday.
The Hawks lost a nail biter to W. Kentucky, 62-59.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota looks to be the favorite this season, but Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon also has a decent shot to win the award. Everybody else may be playing for third place.
JayVaughn Pinkston had the go-ahead basket and game-saving block in the final minute to lift No. 12 Villanova over No. 19 Michigan 60-55 in the Legends Classic championship game Tuesday night.
Mark Williams scored a career-high 24 points and Temple defeated Penn 76-67 for a Big 5 victory on Tuesday night.
With Thanksgiving upon us, we should all take some time to think about what we are thankful for. There is plenty of drama to pay attention to this weekend, and that is something every college football fan can be thankful for.
The Temple Owls have just two games left in the regular season, including Saturday when they host Cincinnati in American Athletic Conference action.