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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.

  • 12 2019 October

    Temple Upsets No. 23 Memphis

    October 12, 2019 – PHILADELPHIA — Temple Owls pulled off another upset win over a ranked team by beating the #23 Memphis Tigers 30-28 at Lincoln Financial Field. The Owls took advantage of four Tiger...

  • 05 2019 October

    Penn State easily beats Purdue

    October 5, 2019 – State College, PA — It’s always sunny in Happy Valley! Well not always – but Saturday was a beautiful day for football and Homecoming, capped off with a 35-7 win over...

  • 16 2019 September

    Flyers kick off the preseason vs NY Islanders

    September 16, 2019 – PHILADELPHIA — Hard to believe that we are kicking off the 2019-20 NHL season on an 85 degree day. The Flyers lost to the NY Islanders 3-1 in a very entertaining...

  • 14 2019 September

    Temple Football Upsets Maryland

    September 14, 2019 – PHILADELPHIA — Relentless Defense.  Temple Owls stymied a potent Maryland Terrapin offense to claim a 20-17 upset win at Lincoln Financial Field.  An estimated crowd of over 30,000 fans saw the...

  • 09 2019 September

    Penn State overcomes slow start to dominate Buffalo

    September 7, 2019 – State College, PA — Penn State played host to the visiting Buffalo Bulls on a cool night in Happy Valley, and overcame a halftime deficit to win 45-13.   The 7:30pm game...

The Villanova Wildcats opened their 2019 home football schedule on Saturday, September 7th at 6 PM when they hosted Lehigh University at Villanova Stadium. The Wildcats were looking to move to 2-0 on the season after opening with a 34-14 road win at Colgate University on August 24th. 8000+ fans were on hand for this...

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Temple Owls Crush Bucknell

August 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

August 31, 2019 – Philadelphia, PA — The Temple Owls kicked off their 2019 season at Lincoln Financial Field with an easy 56-12 win over the Bucknell Bison.  Over 26,000 fans got to watch the Owls light up the scoreboard, setting a single-season record for offensive yards in a game with 695 total yards.  The...

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RECORD CROWD CHEERS USA TO 4-0 WIN vs PORTUGAL

August 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

August 29, 2019 – Philadelphia, PA — On a cool summer night, a record crowd of almost 50,000 roaring sports fans filled Lincoln Financial Field – home of the 2017 Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles.  But this was a different kind of football game.  The US Women’s Championship soccer team was in town to party,...

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Will Power wins Pocono Indy Car Race

August 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

August 18, 2019 – Long Pond, PA — The Indy Car series made its return to Pocono International Raceway for the ABC Supply Company 500-mile race.  Will Power took his 3rd win in the past 4 years (coming in second last year to Alexander Rossi).  Leading at lap 128 of a scheduled 200, a thunderstorm moved in to...

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Interview with Indy Car driver Marco Andretti

August 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

August 16, 2019 (update Aug 20) – Allentown, PA — A few days ahead of the ABC Supply Pocono 500 Indy Car race, Independent Philly had the opportunity to speak candidly with local resident Marco Andretti, son of former Indy Car Champion Michael and grandson of the legendary Mario Andretti.  And while Marco is a...

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