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Men’s Basketball

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Rutgers Introduces Eddie Jordan As New Coach

Rutgers has officially announced Eddie Jordan will replace fired men’s basketball coach Mike Rice.

04/23/2013

La Salle v Boise State

A Look At La Salle-Wichita State

Previewing tonight’s La Salle NCAA Tournament game against Wichita St.

03/28/2013

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London 2012: A Look At The Other Men’s Basketball Medal Contenders

While the United States looks like a lock on the gold, there’s always the possibility of an upset if Team USA gets knocked off its game along the way.

07/31/2012

(City 6 coaches and others pose with a giant check at the 2012 "Coaches vs. Cancer" kickoff breakfast at the Paleestra. Credit: Ed Benkin)

Philly’s ”City 6” Basketball Coaches Gather for Cancer Society Fundraiser

Even though college basketball may have been on the minds of the fans at the Palestra, the annual event raises money for the American Caner Society.

03/12/2012

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Men’s Basketball: Villanova Travels to North Jersey to Battle Rutgers

It’s the penultimate game of the regular season for Jay Wright’s Villanova Wildcats, as they travel to Piscataway, NJ to visit the Scarlet Knights of Rutgers.

03/01/2012

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Hoops: Penn and Princeton Set for 225th Meeting Tonight

It’s one of sports’ best rivalries, and it continues tonight at the Palestra.

01/30/2012

(Drexel guard Frantz Massenat, in file photo.  Credit: Greg Carroccio)

Hottest Team in the City? It’s Drexel

The Drexel Dragons men’s basketball team are on an eight-game winning streak, and they have won 14 of 15.

01/27/2012

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Hoops: Cabrini Storms Its Way Into Div. III Top Ten

Success is nothing new to Cabrini. Last season the Cavaliers advanced to the “Sweet 16″ of the NCAA Tournament, and they are 88-19 in Marcus Kahn’s 3½ seasons as head coach.

01/26/2012

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College Hoops: La Salle Welcomes GW to Gola Arena on Wednesday

The La Salle Explorers will look to make it back-to-back wins on Wednesday night, hosting George Washington University in Atlantic 10 action.

01/24/2012

(La Salle basketball coach John Giannini.  File photo)

Men’s Basketball: La Salle Back Home to Host Rhode Island

The La Salle Explorers will try to get back on the winning track on Saturday, after dropping back-to-back games for just the second time this season.

01/20/2012

(Tyler Bernardini makes a drive for the Quakers against Columbia.  Credit: Mike Mahoney)

Penn Quakers Back on the Court Saturday, vs. St. Joe’s

The Penn Quakers have been idle since they swept their initial weekend of Ivy League action last Friday and Saturday with wins at Columbia and Cornell.

01/20/2012

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College Hoops: Wildcats Hoping to Build on Big Seton Hall Win

Villanova coach Jay Wright thinks his team is starting to get comfortable working together.

01/19/2012

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Hoops: Temple and La Salle Battle in Key A-10 Matchup

The Game of the Night in the city will be in North Philadelphia tonight, as Temple and La Salle battle.

01/18/2012

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Basketball: La Salle Travels to Dayton In Search of Seventh Straight Win

The Explorers have won six straight, including impressive victories over a couple of conference contenders, Xavier and UMass.

01/13/2012

(Samme Givens of the Drexel Dragons.  Credit: Greg Carroccio)

Men’s Hoops: Drexel Gets Another Tough Test Against Mason

The George Mason Patriots are 12-4, and a perfect 4-0 in the Colonial Athletic Association.

01/11/2012

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