Oct 242010
 
Phillies Runaround 10.24.10 - Heartbreak; bring on Spring Training 2011

October 24: Philadelphia Phillies news and stories from the web… Phillies may have been the better team but they failed in the clutch October 24 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist John Gonzalez: “In April 1906, a powerful earthquake devastated the Bay Area, reducing much of San Francisco to rubble. The fires that broke out as a result might [More…]

Flyers beat Maple Leafs, 5-2

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Oct 242010
 
Flyers beat Maple Leafs, 5-2

October 24 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Even amid a three-game losing streak during the Flyers’ longest homestand of the season, coach Peter Laviolette struggled with the decision to tinker with his lines. Laviolette ultimately chose to go with a line of Darroll Powe, Claude Giroux, and Mike Richards. The move paid dividends. Richards broke out of a [More…]

Oct 242010
 
The Flyers' Scott Hartnell gets a hair cut for a great cause

By Justin Adkins: The Flyers’ Scott Hartnell has cut his flowing ginger mane.  However, this wasn’t an act of fashion, it was a gesture of support for a great cause.  Hartnell donated the shorn curls to the chartitable group Locks of Love (locksoflove.org), a public non-profit organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the [More…]

Oct 242010
 
Sixers Runaround - 10.24.10 - Iguodala's game, Iguodala's wrist...

October 24: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Iguodala Sits Out Practice October 24 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Andre Iguodala, the 76ers’ leading scorer last season, sat out Saturday’s practice at Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine with a sprained right wrist. It remained unclear whether Iguodala would resume practicing today.” Click here for complete [More…]

Temple crushes Buffalo, 42-0

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Oct 242010
 
Temple crushes Buffalo, 42-0

October 24 philly.com: AMHERST, N.Y. – Temple ran all over Buffalo in a Mid-American Conference game Saturday, thrashing the Bulls, 42-0, at UB Stadium. Temple’s Matt Brown rushed for 109 yards on 20 carries, and fellow sophomore Bernard Pierce added 106 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries. “I thought we got back to basics [More…]

Oct 242010
 
QB McGloin steps up in Penn State victory over Gophers

October 24 Philadelphia Inquirer: MINNEAPOLIS – Over the course of a couple of months, Matt McGloin went from being a contender for Penn State’s starting-quarterback job to the forgotten Nittany Lion, a guy who was on the field for one measly snap over the first six games. But after freshman Rob Bolden got dinged Saturday [More…]

Villanova gets by James Madison, 14-7

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Oct 242010
 
Villanova gets by James Madison, 14-7

October 24 Philadelphia Inquirer: Villanova was leading the Colonial Athletic Association in scoring, averaging more than 32 points going into its homecoming game Saturday against James Madison. But on a day when the sixth-ranked Wildcats did not display their usual explosiveness, they still managed to get by with a 14-7 victory over the No. 11 [More…]

Oct 242010
 
Blue Hens lose 17-16 heartbreaker to No. 4 William & Mary

October 24 bluehens.com: WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — The University of Delaware traded too many sevens for threes and it cost them dearly. The No. 2 ranked Blue Hens fell from the unbeaten ranks Saturday afternoon at Zable Stadium as their inability to score touchdowns instead of field goals deep inside William & Mary territory resulted in [More…]