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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.

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    01 2018 September

    Temple Owls Upset By Villanova Wildcats 19-17 at The Linc

    Zach Bednarczyk threw touchdowns to three receivers, including the game-winner to Jarrett McClenton with 7:17 remaining, and the Villanova defense came through with two interceptions to seal a 19-17 season-opening comeback win over FBS Temple Owls 19...

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    09 2018 February

    Super Bowl Lii Champion Eagles Parade Down Broad Street

    Phinally!! For decades, every NFL season had ended in disappointment for Philadelphia Eagles fans. We got used to making the playoffs and losing, making the Super Bowl and losing (twice), or god forbid, missing the playoffs...

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    15 2017 November

    Villanova Wildcats Destroy Nicholls State Colonels 113-77

    The 5th ranked Villanova Wildcats went over the century mark in routing the visiting Nicholls State Colonels 113-77 on Tuesday night, November 14th at the Wells Fargo Center. The (2-0) Wildcats also set a school record by...

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    11 2017 November

    Villanova Wildcats Outclaw Columbia Lions 75-60 in Season Opener

    The 6th ranked Villanova Wildcats tipped off their 2017-18 college basketball season on November 10th by beating the visiting Columbia Lions 75- 60 at the Wells Fargo Center, Villanova’s home court for this season while the Finneran...

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    05 2017 November

    Villanova Wildcats Blanked by Richmond Spiders 22-0

    Kyle Lauletta, provided his mother with a special birthday gift, by pacing the visiting Richmond Spiders to a 22-0 victory over the Villanova Wildcats on Saturday afternoon, November 4, at Villanova Stadium. Lauletta entered the game leading...

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Phillies Crap Out Against Dice-K

May 23, 2010 | 0 Comments

Independent Philly was at Citizen’s Bank Park on Saturday Night as the Phillies took on the Boston Redsox in the second inter-league game of 2010. The Phillies roughed up the Redsox on Friday night behind another good outing by Cole Hamels. Daisuke “Dice-K” Matsuzaka was on the mound for Boston facing Kyle Kendrick of the Phillies. David Ortiz (Boston’s DH) made a rare...

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Philadelphia Is Truly a Union City

May 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

Independent Philly was on hand (or perhaps “on foot” is more appropriate) Saturday afternoon as the Philadelphia Union took on FC Dallas in their second home game of the season at Lincoln Financial Field. The weather was just about perfect for the 4 PM start time and the over 25,000 fans in attendance were pumped...

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 Independent Philly was in the house on Monday, April 5th as President Obama threw out the first pitch at the Phillies opening game (in Washington vs. the Nationals) and Roy “Doc” Halladay was on the mound for the Phillies in his first official game in a Philadelphia uniform.  The Fightins fell behind 1-0 before taking the lead 2-1...

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