Marc Narducci has been covering sports for the Inquirer and Daily News since 1983. He has covered everything from South Jersey high schools to all the professional teams. Currently his main beat is Temple football and basketball. He also helps out on the pro beats and writes a weekly South Jersey high school column.

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Temple beaten in all areas in 45-21 loss at SMU

SMU quarterback Shane Buechele enjoyed a career day with 457 yards passing and six touchdowns.

Three takeaways from Temple’s 45-21 loss to SMU: A day of major mistakes, wide-open receivers

SMU continually made the big play, with receivers who were getting wide open at will.

Temple football notes: Owls QB Anthony Russo liked his team’s fight, but not the results

The Owls fought to the end, Russo said in Saturday's 45-21 loss at SMU.

Temple-SMU prediction: Can the Owls beat a nationally ranked team on the road?

Temple must stop a high-powered Mustangs offense averaging 44.2 points.

Temple at SMU: Five things to watch

The Mustangs have a high-powered offense, but their pass defense has struggled.

Brett Brown’s Sixers journey reaches NBA title contention

Brown’s San Antonio Spurs coaching pedigree gave him strength through the Sixers’ tanking years. In his seventh season, much is expected of his team, and him.

Hand has been a big part of Temple's success | Marc Narducci

Despite playing cornerback, Hand shares the team lead with 35 tackles

Sixers coach Brett Brown decided it was time to try Josh Richardson at backup point guard

Originally Richardson as a backup point guard was something Brown was considering much further down the line.

Sixers’ Ben Simmons: ‘I am not a great shooter. I am getting better, though.’

The Sixers guard was candid about his shooting struggles after Wednesday's practice.

Trey Burke remains confident in Sixers backup point guard race, but time is running out

Starting shooting guard Josh Richardson has made serious inroads in the backup point guard competition.