Coverage of sporting events from around the Philadelphia area including College Football and Basketball from Temple, Villanova, and other area Universities, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Union, and much, much more.
The Villanova Wildcats gave their fans a glimpse of what the upcoming 2017-18 season might look like when they defeated the Drexel Dragons 87-68 at the Jake Nevin Field House on Wednesday, November 1, in an exhibition game played to benefit the Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief efforts. The Wildcats started the game with a starting...Read More →
With the 2017-18 college basketball season looming right around the corner, it is time for Independent Philly to take a look at what is in store for the defending Big East champions (both regular season and tournament), the Villanova Wildcats in the upcoming season. After talking to several of the Wildcat players at Media Day...Read More →
The UCONN Huskies were intended to be the main course for the Temple Owls Homecoming Day game at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday, October 15th. But, lo and behold, the underdog Huskies foiled the Owls’ plan by upsetting their host 28-24, before a disappointed homecoming crowd of 29,849. Last weekend, the Owls went on the...Read More →
Defense was the name of the game on Saturday afternoon, October 7, at Villanova Stadium, as the Villanova Wildcats defensive unit put on a dazzling display and blanked the Maine Black Bears 31-0. Villanova’s defense completely throttled the visiting Black Bears offense. The Wildcats smothered Maine’s running game, limiting the Black Bears to a net of 8-yards...Read More →
On Saturday, September 30th at Lincoln Financial Field, the visiting Houston Cougars took a commanding 20-0 lead over American Athletic Conference foe, the Temple Owls, and then held on to win by a score of 20-13. The Cougars were ably led by QB Kyle Postma, who lead the visitors to their third win (3-1) of...Read More →