Athletics

Introducing a new head coach of women’s basketball
Diane Richardson will be calling the shots at Temple.
April 6, 2022
Image of the panel members at Tuesday night’s Campus Conversations event.
espnW Campus Conversations celebrates and inspires Temple student-athletes
Temple University joined forces with espnW for a Campus Conversations event to support, educate and inspire women student-athletes.
February 18, 2022
a graduate in robe and cap walks in front of large Temple T
Owl athletes break record for academic success
Student-athletes earn a record-setting GSR
February 16, 2022
Image of Jacob Martin, a defensive end for the Houston Texans and graduate of Temple University.
Owls in the NFL are carrying on Temple’s mission and spirit
Learn how Owls in the NFL give back to the community.
Sophia Gulotti is one of the only two female cadets in the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) who is also a student-athlete at Temple.
How Temple’s only two female student-athlete Army ROTC cadets balance college life
Juniors McKenna Burkhardt and Sophia Gulotti explain how they balance college life being the only two female student-athlete Army ROTC cadets at Temple.
Arthur Johnson pictured with President Wingard, holding Johnson's replica Temple jersey.
What they’re saying about Temple’s new athletic director
Program leaders from around the country weigh in on Temple’s newest Owl.
Temple welcomes Arthur Johnson to the nest
Arthur Johnson named vice president and director of athletics at Temple University
Johnson formerly led the athletics program at the University of Texas.
Temple experts talk Olympics
COVID concerns, equity issues and forever fans: Three STHM researchers share their insights on the Tokyo games.
Kamali Thompson dressed in her fencing uniform
Owls are everywhere—even in the Olympics
Watch these Owls display their athleticism as Olympic competitors.
Temple women's fencing head coach Nikki Franke
A balanced life: Nikki Franke, 'fencing legend'
Nearly half a century after becoming the first Black woman to coach an NCAA fencing team, Temple’s Nikki Franke is still fueled by the joy of mentorship.
graduation caps
Temple student-athletes continue long-standing trend of academic achievement
Owl student-athletes are graduating at record-setting rates.
Zoom interview with Owls For Justice members
Student-athletes join together to fight for social justice reform
A group of student-athletes has formed a new student organization to promote equality and justice on campus.
Aaron McKie and coaches, players huddle
Owl in the family: Aaron McKie's Temple-made team
New Temple men’s head coach Aaron McKie wasn’t just seeking a skilled coaching staff as he got set to take over for legendary coach Fran Dunphy—he wanted a basketball family.