Philly College Basketball

Nova Advances

Nova Advances

Nova Advances after victory over North Texas, 84-61. The #5 Villanova Wildcats faced the challenge from the #13 North Texas Mean Green and played what may have been their best game of the season. Balanced scoring, lights out shooting a staunch defense ended the dream...

Drexel Women Work Overtime

Drexel Women Work Overtime

Drexel Women work overtime in victory over JMU, 79-76. The Drexel Lady Dragons jumped out to a 10 point half-time lead but James Madison stormed back and forced the extra time when Kiki Jefferson got the game-tying bucket with just 20.1 showing on the clock. Drexel...

Wildcats Drop One to Hoyas

Wildcats Drop One to Hoyas

Wildcats drop one to Hoyas, 72-71. In a Big East Quarter Final Matchup, the Villanova Wildcats showed just how much Collin Gillespie is missed as they dropped their second consecutive game without him. Gillespie, the Big East Player of the Year, is apparently out for...

Nova Moves to the Next Round

Nova Moves to the Next Round

Nova moves on to the next round after victory. The Villanova Wildcats (18-6) have struggled mightily since losing their superstar, Collin Gillespie. They opened up the NCAA Tournament over Winthrop (23-2), 73-63. For #5 ‘Nova to pull off a win over the #12 Winthrop...

Lady Dragons Breathe Fire

Lady Dragons Breathe Fire

Lady Dragons breathe fire besting Elon, 65- 59. The #3 Ranked Drexel Lady Dragons (12-8) used a big start to defeat the Elon Phoenix (7-8), in a Quarterfinal tilt in the CAA. The always dependable, Hannah Nihill stole the spotlight. Nihill racked up 24 points, 5...

Wildcats Drop Regular Season Finale

Wildcats Drop Regular Season Finale

Wildcats drop regular-season finale, 54-52. Despite falling behind, 38-21 at the half, the Villanova Wildcats (16-5) had a chance to pull off the comeback over the Providence Friars (13-12). In what was essentially a meaningless game, Villanova was in a position to...

Philly College Football

Illinois Bests Penn State

Illinois Bests Penn State

Illinois bests Penn State, 20-18. There have been worse games but, I don't remember when. The 7th Ranked Penn State Nittany Lions (5-2) welcomed the 3-5 Illinois Fighting Illini to Beaver Stadium. Oddsmakers had this as Penn State a 24 point favorite. Safe to say,...

RB Javonte Williams, UNC

RB Javonte Williams, UNC

Howie Roseman stuck his own foot in his mouth last season when he used the term “Quarterback Factory” in describing the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles are far from that, that is no secret. There is, however, something to be said about their success rate in drafting...

Ian Book, QB Notre Dame. Hear Me Out

Ian Book, QB Notre Dame. Hear Me Out

I know I'm gonna get called out for this, but I am spotlighting Ian Book, QB Notre Dame. Ok hear me out, I am not talking about this as an early-round option. I'm not nuts but take a moment to let your mind wander. There have been a few mock drafts that I've seen...

Temple Loses to South Florida

Temple Loses to South Florida

Temple loses to South Florida, 34-14. USF (2-5) snapped a 13 game Conference losing string with a commanding twenty-point victory over the (3-4, 1-2) Temple Owls in Tampa, Florida. This one was all Bulls as they simply held the ball and seemingly scored at will. USF...

TE Pat Freiermuth – 2021 Draft Prospect

TE Pat Freiermuth – 2021 Draft Prospect

It’s a given that the University of Florida’s Kyle Pitts will be the first tight end taken in the 2021 NFL Draft. But he may not be the only tight end whose name is announced Thursday evening by Commissioner Roger Goodell. Penn State junior Pat Freiermuth could sneak...

Like Father, Like Son?

Like Father, Like Son?

Asante Samuel, Jr. Position: CornerbackSchool: Florida StateYear: JuniorHeight: 5’10”Weight: 184 PoundsDraft Projection: 2nd or 3rd Rounder40 Time: 4.45 & 4.52 Sec (Pro Day)Jump: 10'4" My immediate reaction when I watched the highlights and YouTube videos of...

PhanTees.com Ad

Men's College Lacrosse

Semi-Final Upset

Semi-Final Upset

Semi-Final upset.12-11. The fourth-ranked Virginia Cavaliers Rode to a date with Maryland for the NCAA DI Championships. Virginia (13-4) got the best of the top-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels (13-3) in an epic battle, 12-11. Rode was the defensive story with 15 saves...

Duke Moves on With Hair Raising Overtime Victory

Duke Moves on With Hair Raising Overtime Victory

Duke moves on with hair raising overtime 10-9. victory. The #12 Loyola Greyhounds (10-6) came into their Quarterfinal match-up with the #2 Duke Blue Devils (14-2). Loyola came in as one of the hottest teams in the Nation and Netminder, Sam Shafer has been a big...

The Thrill Fest That Was the NCAA Division 1 Quarterfinals

The Thrill Fest That Was the NCAA Division 1 Quarterfinals

The thrill fest that was the NCAA Division 1 Quartetfinals continued with a third straight overtime game, 14-13. The #6 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-4) looked to end the undefeated season of the #3 Maryland Terrapins. (14-0). Yet another classic unfolded at Arlotta...

Cavaliers End Maryland’s Dream Season

Cavaliers End Maryland’s Dream Season

Cavaliers end Maryland’s dream season, 17-16. In an absolute classic, Virginia (14-4) ended the undefeated season for the Maryland Terrapins (15-1) to claim the 2021 NCAA Division 1 Lacrosse Championship. A crowd of 14,816 were treated to a very entertaining contest....

Virginia With Impressive Victory

Virginia With Impressive Victory

Virginia with impressive victory, 14-3. An ominous start for Georgetown in their quarter-final set to with the Virginia Cavaliers when they lost fo-go James Reilly on the opening face-off. In-Game Action Reilly was chasing a ground ball when he took a shot to head...

Greyhounds Pulled Off an Upset

Greyhounds Pulled Off an Upset

The Loyola Greyhounds (10-5) pulled off an upset when they bested the #7 Denver Pioneers. 14-13 to move onto the NCAA D1 Quarterfinals. The game would come down to Loyola netminder, Sam Shafer, and, depending on your loyalties, Shafer either made a tremendous stop or...

Dolans Bar

Women's College Lacrosse

Lindenwood Wins First Championship

Lindenwood Wins First Championship

Lindenwood wins their first championship, 14-12. The Top Ranked Lidenwood Lady Lions (17-1) took on #5 Queens Royals (14-2) in the Championship of the NCAA Division II Women’s Championship. This one was a wide-open battle with the two squads putting 17 goals on the...

How In the Hall?

How In the Hall?

How in the Hall? Rachel Hall stopped 11 UNC shots in leading #4 Boston College to an 11-10 upset of the #1 UNC Tarheels in the NCAA Women’s DI Semi-Finals. BC will be making it the 4th Consecutive trip to the Championship Round. The Tarheels lost for the first time...

Dream Season Comes to an End

Dream Season Comes to an End

Dream season comes to an end, 21-11. The Temple Owls Women’s Lacrosse team (13-6) saw their season come to end with a loss to #4 Boston College (14-3) in the Second Round of the Women's NCAA Championship Playoffs. 18 goals were scored in the first half with 14...

How Do I Get in the Record Book?

How Do I Get in the Record Book?

How do I get in the record book? Go North, Charlotte. Charlotte North leads the (18-3) Boston College Lady Eagles to 16-10 victory over the Syracuse Orange (17-4) to garner BC’s first-ever Women’s DI Lacrosse Championship. North hit rope 6 times and set the All-Time...

Salisbury Completes the Dream Season

Salisbury Completes the Dream Season

Salisbury completes the dream season with a 14-13 win for the championship. The Tufts Jumbos (9-1) took on the Salisbury Seagulls (19-0) in the Women’s DIII Championship. The heavyweights came in with a combined 28-0 record so, something had to give. Salisbury, as...

Temple Wins the Mastropietro-Cerasi Showdown

Temple Wins the Mastropietro-Cerasi Showdown

Temple wins the Mastropietro-Cerasi showdown, 14-13. The Temple Lady Owls (13-5) took on The UMass Lady Minute Women (15-3)in the First Round of the Women’s NCAA D1Championship Playoffs. Belle Mastropietro  (5G,1A) and Kaitlyn Cerasi (5G,1A) for UMass took center...

Dolans Bar