Winter Storm Postpones Several Local College Basketball GamesVillanova, Temple, La Salle and St. Joe's have all postponed games due to the winter storm expected to hit Philadelphia.
Villanova Cruises By Penn In Big 5 Action, 77-57Villanova defeated Penn 77-57 on Monday night.
No. 9 Villanova Uses 3-Point Shooting To Beat La Salle 76-47 Two things became clear as Villanova opened a comfortable lead in the first half Sunday: The Wildcats weren't going to lose twice in one week, and La Salle was paying the price for their first defeat of the season.
Philadelphia Big 5 Announces 2015 Hall Of Fame ClassThe Big 5 announced their 2015 Hall of Fame Class which includes Pepe Sanchez and Ugonna Onyekwe.
Saint Joseph's Takes Down La Salle 75-64Langston Galloway scored 18 points as all five starters reached double figures in Saint Joseph's 75-64 win over cross-town rival La Salle on Saturday.
La Salle Loses To Miami 76-59Miami used a 16-2 run midway through the second half to break a close game and defeat La Salle 76-59 Wednesday night.
Now Ranked #22, Temple Readies For Big WeekTheir ten-game winning streak and 21-5 record have earned the Temple Owls the #22 slot in this week's AP Top 25 poll as they look ahead to a pair of Big 5 games.
Kanacevic Leads Saint Joseph's Past La Salle, 70-66Halil Kanacevic scored 18 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to help Saint Joseph's hold off La Salle in a 70-66 win on Saturday.
St. Joe's Prepares For La Salle's Four Guard AttackIt will be Big 5 basketball at the Palestra on Saturday as La Salle takes on St. Joe's.
Saint Joe's Falls To American, 66-60Charles Hinkle scored a career-high 32 points for American University, which used some clutch free-throw shooting late in a 66-60 victory over Saint Joseph's on Sunday night.
Temple Can't Hold Off Bowling Green, Loses 67-64A'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.
Saint Joseph's Routs Penn State, 65-47Langston Galloway scored 17 points as Saint Joseph's got off to a quick start in a 65-47 win over Penn State on Saturday.
<em>Basketball: </em> Temple Women Win Big 5 CrownThe Temple Owls held off St. Joe's at Hagan Arena on Wednesday night, 52-49, to win the women's Big 5 championship and also pick up a 15th consecutive win.
<em>College Basketball: </em> Explorers and Hawks Ready for Big 5 TiltIt should be a fun night at the Palestra on Wednesday night as La Salle University takes on St. Joe's in Big 5 and Atlantic 10 action.
Drexel And St. Joe's In Action On Tuesday Drexel hosts Niagara and St. Joe's is on the road against Holy Cross.