Pierce gave Owls’ first-year coach Steve Addazio a neatly wrapped first victory Thursday night, rushing for 147 yards and tying a career high with three touchdowns in Temple’s dominating 42-7 victory over Villanova before a good crowd of 32,638 at Lincoln Financial Field.
The college football season in Philadelphia kicks off tonight at Lincoln Financial Field, as Temple and Villanova battle for the Mayor’s Cup.
This is Steve Addazio’s first training camp as the Owls’ head coach. He took over the program from Al Golden, who left to take the Miami (Fla.) job.
It’s the first set of spring football practices for the Temple Owls under the leadership of new head coach Steve Addazio, as he gets his first look at his squad on the field.
Addazio says this was the right opportunity at the right time.
Temple University has hired Florida offensive coordinator Steve Addazio as its new head coach.