La Salle looks to end their losing streak against UMass.
Temple on the verge of a Top 25 national ranking.
Phil Martelli talks St Joe’s vs. UMass.
Temple goes for their seventh straight win.
Temple moves to 16-5 with a win over Fordham.
The Owls got a lot of good news on Saturday. First they beat Maryland 73-60 at the Palestra to improve to 13-5. Secondly, they got Michael Eric back, as he returned to game action for the first time in two months after being sidelined by a patella injury to his right knee.
After starting the season just 3-9, the La Salle University women’s basketball team in now on a roll, winning six in a row as they get ready for a Wednesday afternoon visit to Charlotte.
Earl Pettis scored 19 points and Ramon Galloway had 18 as La Salle built a 26-point halftime lead and coasted to an 82-75 victory over Massachusetts on Sunday.
After opening Atlantic-10 play on Wednesday night with an impressive win over Xavier, the La Salle Explorers will host another top conference team on Sunday afternoon as they welcome UMass to Gola Arena.
The Temple Owls have won three in a row as they get ready for one of their toughest tests of the season. On Wednesday night, the Owls will battle #5 Duke at the Wells Fargo Center.
Saint Joe’s blew an 11-point lead in the closing 10½ minutes and lost 74-69 to No. 24 Harvard on Saturday.
A’uston Calhoun scored 16 points, including slamming home a dunk with 13 seconds left for the game’s final margin, to lead Bowling Green over Temple 67-64 on Sunday.
Langston Galloway scored 17 points as Saint Joseph’s got off to a quick start in a 65-47 win over Penn State on Saturday.
The Explorers are in Western Pennsylvania to match up with the perennial Big East power, the University of Pittsburgh, after a win over JMU.
Ramone Moore scored 23 points as Temple beat Wichita State 78-74 in overtime Sunday in the third-place game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament.