Athletics

Temple student-athletes break academic records
Student-athletes achieved a cumulative grade-point average of 3.2 this past semester, breaking previous academic records for the third semester in a row.
May 21, 2015
New grad signs with NY Giants
Kenny Harper, FOX '15, has signed with the New York Giants.
May 21, 2015
Temple golfer Brandon Matthews sets school record
This season, Temple golfer Brandon Matthews, Class of 2016, set a new school record, with a 71-stroke average and four tournament titles, as featured on 6ABC.
May 14, 2015
Fernandez sets new record in 1,500-meter run
Graduate student Blanca Fernandez set a new record in the 1,500-meter run Saturday, April 11, at the George Mason Invitational, where she was the top collegiate finisher.
Men's basketball meets Miami in NIT semifinals
The Owls tip off against the University of Miami tonight at Madison Square Garden in the semifinal round of the 2015 National Invitation Tournament.
Temple junior wins Furman Intercollegiate golf tournament
Brandon Matthews, Class of 2016, won the three-day Furman Intercollegiate golf tournament on Sunday, March 29. This marked his second win for the 2014-2015 season.
Fans offer strong show of support
An impressive contingent of Temple fans traveled to New York to cheer on their team in Madison Square Garden.
Basketball’s Fran Dunphy named Coach of the Year
Men’s Basketball Head Coach Fran Dunphy was named the 2015 American Athletic Conference Coach of the Year. This is the third time in his nine years at Temple that he has earned conference Coach of the Year honors.
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.
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.
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.
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.