Villanova’s Jermaine Samuels, Collin Gillespie selected to U.S. Pan American basketball team

All 15 players named to the preliminary roster for the United States play or have played for Big East teams. Competition will begin July 31 in Lima, Peru.

Villanova’s Jermaine Samuels, Collin Gillespie selected to U.S. Pan American basketball team

All 15 players named to the preliminary roster for the United States play or have played for Big East teams. Competition will begin July 31 in Lima, Peru.
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Charlie Brown places a bet on himself, entering NBA draft | Mike Jensen

After spending three years at St. Joseph’s, Brown put in for the NBA draft. Will it pay off?
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Charlie Brown places a bet on himself, entering NBA draft | Mike Jensen

After spending three years at St. Joseph’s, Brown put in for the NBA draft. Will it pay off?

Philly-born Temple product Lori Locust makes history as a female NFL coach even if that wasn’t her goal

A Steelers fan who grew up in Harrisburg, she is one of just a handful of women working on NFL staffs.

Philly-born Temple product Lori Locust makes history as a female NFL coach even if that wasn’t her goal

A Steelers fan who grew up in Harrisburg, she is one of just a handful of women working on NFL staffs.
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Greg Foster Jr. transferring from Gonzaga to St. Joseph’s

Foster will sit out next season, and he has three seasons of eligibility remaining.

Toronto Raptors’ Kyle Lowry adds NBA championship to his North Philly legacy

The Cardinal Dougherty and Villanova product added a top line for his resume. He's the most accomplished Big 5 player as a pro in a quarter century.

Penn State loses three players who committed to its 2020 recruiting class — all in the same week

The week began with the first player to commit to the Nittany Lions' 2020 class flipping to Ohio State. Then a pair of high school teammates decommitted, feeling they latched on to Penn State too quickly.

Two four-star Penn State recruits decommit from Nittany Lions

Aaryn Parks, a 6-foot-4, 320-pound guard, made his announcement on Wednesday and 5-11, 165-pound cornerback Joshuah Moten revealed his change of heart on Thursday.

Former Temple PK Aaron Boumerhi to transfer to Boston College

Boumerhi will be a graduate transfer and have two years of eligibility.

James Franklin wishes Tommy Stevens well, looks ahead to Penn State’s quarterback competition

Stevens spent four years in the program, three of them backing up Trace McSorley, before announcing his transfer to Mississippi State. "I want what's best for Tommy," Franklin said. "I want what's best for Penn State."

For Fran Dunphy, the Wanamaker Award isn’t really an individual prize

Also, late Phillies executive David Montgomery was recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

Billy Lange hires Arcadia coach Justin Scott to St. Joe’s staff

The first-year Hawks coach has finally completed his staff.

Penn State loses one 2020 commitment, gets another

Offensive tackle Grant Toutant, the first high school player to commit to the class of 2020, announced Sunday he had switched to Ohio State. On the same day, juco wide receiver Norval Black accepted a scholarship as soon as it was offered.

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Cam Reddish will go high in NBA draft, even if some baggage comes with him | Mike Jensen

The Norristown native from Westtown School still has motor questions after a year at Duke.

Temple’s Shizz Alston enjoyed working out for his hometown 76ers

“I would love that, just bringing a Philly guy to the Sixers, I think that would mean a lot for the city of Philadelphia, and also for me,” Alston said.

Report: Potential Penn State WR transfer George Campbell switches to West Virginia

Florida State's George Campbell said in February he will play his last season of eligibility at Penn State but he reportedly will go to West Virginia instead.

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Villanova’s NBA draft prospects affected by those who came before them | Mike Jensen

Scouts say it’s a factor as more Villanova players make their league. “I think they respect that I tell them the truth about our guys," Jay Wright says.

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