The Palestra


Basketball Poet Steals Show at Big 5 Hall of Fame Induction

To the selection committee of the Philadelphia Big 5’s Hall of Fame, each of the city’s participating universities is created equal. They play no favorites […]


Penn’s Beloved Palestra Turns 90 Years Old

The first thing Tom Izzo did was apologize. It was Saturday afternoon. His Michigan State Spartans had just lost to the Penn State Nittany Lions, […]

The Palestra - inside view

Let’s Bring the NCAA Tournament Back to the Palestra

Part of the NCAA tournament could come back to Philadelphia next year, and we should all get behind it. Recently, the NCAA moved all of […]