Athletics

Owls take on UConn at whiteout game
The Owls take on defending national champion University of Connecticut for the men’s basketball team’s regular-season finale—the annual “whiteout” game—at the Liacouras Center on Saturday, March 7.
February 27, 2015
Celebrate Temple basketball—and Hooter’s birthday—this Saturday
Excitement is building in anticipation of the upcoming Temple vs. East Carolina game on Saturday, Feb. 14—which also happens to be Hooter the Owl’s birthday.
February 12, 2015
Newcomers fuel men's basketball's power surge
The strong play of three transfer students has sparked the Owls. Watch the video, and then watch them play Cincinnati in a critical conference game tonight at the Liacouras Center.
February 10, 2015
Temple freshman wins $10,000 by sinking half-court shot
Freshman media studies and production major Dan Ray chose Temple University in part because he wanted make a name for himself at a large school in one of the country’s biggest media markets. On Sunday, he did that and more.
Temple men’s basketball is on fire
Boasting marquee victories against Kansas (then ranked No. 10) and defending NCAA champion UConn, the Temple men's basketball team has begun to garner national attention. Celebrate your Temple pride by rallying behind the Owls as they take on SMU at the first home game of the semester Wednesday, Jan. 14 at 7 p.m.
Football Coach Matt Rhule reflects on Temple’s appeal
With the Owls' final game at Tulane on Dec. 6, Temple football head coach Matt Rhule reflects on the season and what it means to play for Temple University.
Cherry and White Night and Football Watch Parties bring Owls fans together
Cherry and White Night offers Owls fans a preview of the upcoming basketball season. Following the event, fans can stick around to watch Temple football team take on the Houston Cougars.
Red-hot starts for Temple women’s sports
Three of Temple’s women’s sports programs are off to blistering starts, with two still undefeated.
At home opener, Temple hosts Navy, honors Lewis Katz
The Owls will honor the memory of long-time Board of Trustees member and alumnus Lewis Katz during the home opener on Saturday, September 6, against Navy. The game kicks off at 1 p.m. at Lincoln Financial Field.
Philadelphia 'Big 5' honors three Temple men's basketball players
Men's basketball players Dalton Pepper, Will Cummings and Jimmy McDonnell will be honored at the annual Philadelphia Big 5 Banquet, to be held April 14 in the Palestra.
Terrance Knighton: From Temple Made to the Super Bowl
The Super Bowl is going to get some #CherryOn—again. When defensive tackle Terrance Knighton, CLA '09, takes the field for the Denver Broncos on Sunday evening at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, he'll be the sixth former Owl to play in a Super Bowl in the last 10 years. "Temple molded…the character I have now," said Knighton, the Owls' captain in his senior year.
Owls appear on ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’
The Owls faced the La Salle Explorers at the Palestra as a part of ESPN’s “College GameDay” Saturday, Jan. 18. The game aired on ESPN2 Saturday afternoon.
Women’s basketball hosts 12th Annual School Day Game
On Jan. 14, students from local North Philadelphia schools came together to celebrate with Temple women's basketball head coach Tonya Cardoza and the Temple Owls as they prepared to face Southern Methodist University. Promoting the theme "Shooting for Success," Cardoza stressed the importance of teamwork, leadership and teamwork as she spoke to the kids.