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Michelle Obama, Joe Biden Making Stops in Philly This Week

Two big names will be in Philadelphia this week to stump for Hillary Clinton. Tomorrow, Vice President Joe Biden will appear at Pennsylvania Democrats’ voter […]


What Villanova’s Win Means for a Philly Hoops Fan

The very first time I went to the Palestra, I almost got run over by Bill Cosby. My dad took me to the Atlantic 10 […]


These Are All the Times Big 5 Teams Squared Off During March Madness

As you probably know by now, there’s a chance that Villanova and Temple play each other in the second round of the NCAA Tournament this […]

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La Salle Shot The Lights Out Last Night (Literally)

La Salle’s basketball team didn’t have a great season. The Explorers won fewer than 10 games. At one point this season, they had a 1-17 […]


Does Anyone in Philly College Hoops — Besides Villanova — Have a Shot at the March NCAA Tourney?

The January break is over, and all six of the area’s Division I men’s college basketball teams have started division play. With no hope of […]


FBI Warns Area Colleges of Threat of Violence for Monday

This is a developing story. On the weekend following the deadly campus shooting rampage at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, the FBI has warned Philadelphia-area […]

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Rare Big 5 Doubleheader Scheduled for Palestra This Season

The Palestra is always named among the best gyms in college basketball. The arena, built in 1927 and most recently renovated in 2000, used to […]


Stabbing at La Salle Dining Hall Sends 1 to Hospital

A stabbing at La Salle University’s Blue and Gold Dining Hall sent one person to the hospital. Police say the man was stabbed in chest. […]


La Salle Names First Female President

La Salle University today announced that Colleen M. Hanycz will be the university’s next president — the first woman and first lay leader of the […]


La Salle Knocks Off VCU, the 20th-Ranked Team in Country

La Salle took advantage of a depleted VCU squad, and upset the Rams on the road in double overtime. Jordan Price led the Explorers with […]


WATCH: La Salle Beats Buzzer with Half-Court Prayer

The Explorers had nearly completed a rally from a 20-point deficit, but there was just four seconds left and the Explorers were down three. They’d […]


La Salle Vs. Penn: The Battle Of the Jackets

Only weeks after Joel Mathis reported on the Frackit, a “frat jacket” created by University of Pennsylvania juniors, La Salle students have thrown their own […]


Everyone Says Philly Is a Great Basketball Town

Philadelphia’s a great basketball town. You’ll hear this a lot, and it makes sense. The city has a rich basketball tradition. After being invented in […]


VIDEO: Ex-La Salle Basketball Player Punches Out Opponent in European League Game Shanel Harrison played one season with the La Salle Explorers after transferring from Virginia Tech. After ending her collegiate career, she was playing this […]


Tom Gola is Dead

Philly basketball legend Tom Gola has died at the age of 81. He took La Salle to an NCAA championship in 1954 and the Philadelphia […]