Temple Rumors & News

  • Temple's Enechionyia pulls out of NBA draft, to return for senior season

    CSN Philly "It's only May, but it sounds like Fran Dunphy's Temple Owls just got a big boost for next season. Star forward Obi Enechionyia told ESPN's Jeff Goodman that he will pull his name out of the upcoming NBA draft and will return to North Broad Street for his senior season. CBSSports' Jon..." May 22

  • No. 20 Cincinnati tops Temple for 9th win in row

    The Sports Xchange "CINCINNATI -- With Cincinnati trailing Temple by two points at halftime Wednesday night, Bearcats coach Mick Cronin needed to light a fire under his squad and change things up offensively. "When you win a bunch of games in a row, you have to win different ways," Cronin said. "You have to..." January 18

  • No. 23 Cincinnati grinds out win over Temple

    The Sports Xchange "PHILADELPHIA -- Cincinnati doesn't mind playing ugly. Not in the slightest. Grind-it-out possessions and tough defensive stands are the Bearcats' hallmark under coach Mick Cronin, and they rode those qualities to appearances in each of the past six NCAA Tournaments. So it was no..." December 29

  • No. 1 Villanova claims fourth Big 5 title in row

    The Sports Xchange "VILLANOVA, Pa. -- Josh Hart nearly single-handedly secured Villanova's four-peat. Hart scored 26 points, including 18 in a dazzling performance in the second half, as No. 1 Villanova captured its fourth consecutive Big 5 title with a 78-57 victory over Temple on Tuesday night at The..." December 13

  • Temple shuts down DePaul

    The Sports Xchange "MIAMI, Fla. -- Temple's defense throttled DePaul from the jump, but the Owls had to survive a late rush to earn a 74-65 victory in the Hoophall Miami Invitational on Saturday at AmericanAirlines Arena. Junior forward Obi Enechionyla and sophomore guard Shizz Alston Jr. led a balanced attack..." December 10