Temple Rumors & News

  • Late stop propels Wake over Temple in Military Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- After taking a big, first-half lead against the Temple in the Military Bowl, the game began to unravel for Wake Forest. The Demon Deacons suffered a blow when quarterback John Wolford went down with a neck injury after throwing for a pair of touchdowns. The defense, which..." December 27

  • Temple football coach Matt Rhule going to Baylor

    Philly.com "Fox Sports and the CBS affiliate in Waco, Texas report that Temple football coach Matt Rhule is leaving North Broad Street to take over at Baylor. Rhule would replace Art Briles, who was fired by the Bears amid a sexual assault scandal that engulfed the football program and the university as a..." December 06

  • Temple knocks off Navy to win AAC title

    The Sports Xchange "ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Before even walking onto Temple's practice field as a freshman, Phillip Walker told Owls coach Matt Rhule that he was going to bring home a championship. The talented quarterback finally lived up to that promise as a senior. Walker threw a pair of touchdown passes..." December 03

  • Penn State honors Paterno, topples Temple

    The Sports Xchange "Penn State avenged last season's embarrassing season-opening loss to Temple with a 34-27 victory on Saturday, which marked the 50th anniversary of the late Joe Paterno's first game as head coach. Nittany Lions fans gave a standing ovation after the first of the university's three videos..." September 17

  • Temple willing to talk to Big 12 about expansion

    Philly.com "With the Big 12 Conference's recent vote to pursue expansion, there will be plenty of schools more than willing to be part of the process, including Temple. In the past, Temple athletic director Patrick Kraft has declined to discuss the situation publicly for fear of alienating his current..." August 02