Some kids are spending their Presidents Day holiday shooting hoops at the iconic venue.
Call it February Madness. The Philadelphia Police Athletic League held its traditional Presidents’ Day basketball finals on Monday at the Palestra.
It’s one of sports’ best rivalries, and it continues tonight at the Palestra.
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.
Temple opened their season at the Palestra with a Big 5 win over the Quakers in overtime.
After sweeping their first weekend of Ivy League play, the Penn Quakers will look to stay undefeated in the Ancient 8 this weekend as they host Dartmouth on Friday night and then Harvard on Saturday.