Athletics

Rod Carey with President Richard Englert and Director of Athletics Pat Kraft
Rod Carey selected as Temple’s head football coach
His teams at Northern Illinois won two conference championships and four division titles in six seasons.
January 11, 2019
Travon Williams on the field
Receiver snags surprise scholarship
A Q&A with a Temple walk-on who’s hitting his stride
December 13, 2018
basketball players wearing Kilgore jerseys
Men’s basketball team honors late great Mik Kilgore
Team players have donned jersey patches and shooting shirts to celebrate the Temple legend who died suddenly in November.
December 10, 2018
Temple crew team members row on the River Thames
For Temple rowers, a dream across the pond is made possible by a gift
From England, crew team members reflected on how far-reaching the support of the Lenfests has been.
Fran Dunphy coaching
Fran Dunphy to coach 2018-19 season; Aaron McKie named as successor
Head men’s basketball Coach Fran Dunphy will remain through the 2018-2019 season, and current assistant coach and alumnus Aaron McKie will succeed Dunphy in that role.
Zoe Steinberg climbing a rock wall
Temple student wins USA Climbing Collegiate National Championship
Zoe Steinberg represented the Temple Climbing Club in winning the USA Climbing Collegiate National Championship in the female bouldering competition.
Why are Temple's school colors cherry and white?
There’s only one other school in the country with the colors cherry and white. How did they become Temple’s signature shades?
A woman basketball player with a ball in her hands.
Queens of the court
Basketball and healthy competition is a recipe for friendship for women’s basketball players Alliya Butts and Feyonda Fitzgerald.
Justin Miller and Alex Cagle talking as they walk on Broad Street.
Student-athletes score highest GPAs ever
Meet one student-athlete who’s become a pro at juggling soccer, academics and internships over the course of his career at Temple, and learn about how he stays on track.
the Temple women’s basketball team holding up their fingers to signify No. 1.
Owls win Big 5 Championship
Temple's women's basketball team continued its dominance Wednesday, winning the 2017 Big 5 Championship by beating Penn 63-53.
Jorge Gomez Sanchez playing soccer.
Major League Soccer team selects first Owl in SuperDraft
The Vancouver Whitecaps FC selected midfielder Jorge Gomez Sanchez in the third round.
The women’s basketball team having a team huddle.
Women’s basketball team keeps streak going with ninth win
The women’s basketball team clinched its ninth consecutive win in a road-trip victory over Tulsa.
Temple alumnus Bill DeSio cheering in the stands.
Win or lose, his cherry and white pride shines
Fox alumnus Bill DeSio is a diehard Temple fan who “decided a long time ago, whether they win or lose—I support them.”