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After many years away, Ibrahim Jaaber returns to Penn

If you were among the 8,030 fans at Wednesday’s Big 5 doubleheader, you might have noticed that during the Penn-St. Joe’s game, public address announcer Rich Kahn made a point of saying “Welcome back to the Palestra” when introducing Ibrahim Jaaber as one of the stars of the 2000s.

After many years away, Ibrahim Jaaber returns to Penn

If you were among the 8,030 fans at Wednesday’s Big 5 doubleheader, you might have noticed that during the Penn-St. Joe’s game, public address announcer Rich Kahn made a point of saying “Welcome back to the Palestra” when introducing Ibrahim Jaaber as one of the stars of the 2000s.

Princeton at Saint Joseph's preview

The Hawks are coming off an 80-78 win on Friday at Columbia. Aaron Brown scored a career-high 26 points. The Tigers suffered a 91-77 loss at Stony Brook on Saturday. Caruso and Devin Cannaday each scored 16 points.

Princeton at Saint Joseph's preview

The Hawks are coming off an 80-78 win on Friday at Columbia. Aaron Brown scored a career-high 26 points. The Tigers suffered a 91-77 loss at Stony Brook on Saturday. Caruso and Devin Cannaday each scored 16 points.

Steve Donahue stands on his own as Penn's coach

Even amid the din of shooting drills, Steve Donahue’s trademark whistle echoes with gusto off the white brick walls that surround Penn’s practice court.

Steve Donahue stands on his own as Penn's coach

Even amid the din of shooting drills, Steve Donahue’s trademark whistle echoes with gusto off the white brick walls that surround Penn’s practice court.
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