March 28, 2013 |
Hello there Glen Mills native Megan had just hoisted the last box of her belongings into her new Boston apartment. She and her roommate needed a celebratory drink. Chris, who has lived near Boston all his life, was out with his friend, the friend's fiance, and the rest of the wedding party. And so that night in May 2009, Megan and Chris wound up next to each other in the same long, slow line at The Harp's bar. Megan, who had moved from the Boston burbs to the city to be closer to her law school at Suffolk University, and Chris, then a counselor for the state's department of social services, discovered they had both recently traveled in Europe.
February 26, 2013
Villanova announced its 2013 football schedule on Monday, and the Wildcats will open the season on Aug. 30, at Boston College. It will be the first game against the Eagles since the 1980 season. Villanova's home and Colonial Athletic Conference opener is Sept. 21 against Stony Brook in a rematch of last year's first-round NCAA playoff game won by Stony Brook. 2013 Villanova Football Schedule Aug. 30 at Boston College Sept. 7 at Fordham Sept. 14 Bye Sept.
February 25, 2013 |
Aaron Craft slashed through the lane for a career-high 21 points on Sunday - more than he had scored in the last three games combined - to lead No. 18 Ohio State to a 68-60 victory over fourth-ranked Michigan State. The loss crippled the Spartans' hopes of catching up with top-ranked Indiana, which now leads the Big Ten race by two full games with four remaining. Deshaun Thomas added 12 of his 14 points in the second half for the Buckeyes (20-7, 10-5 Big Ten), who stand fifth in the conference.
February 8, 2013 |
Thadd Smith was almost certain he would return from Boston College last weekend with a scholarship offer. And he had good reason to believe so. "Ever since [coach Steve Addazio] left Temple, he's been telling me to come up there," Smith said. The 5-foot-11, 170-pound junior at Cardinal O'Hara now lists the Eagles alongside Temple and Rutgers among his scholarship offers. Owls coaches visited Smith on O'Hara's campus after Addazio's departure and assured him he remained on their radar, Smith said.
February 7, 2013 |
Thadd Smith was almost certain he would return from Boston College last weekend with a scholarship offer. And he had good reason to believe so. "Ever since [coach Steve Addazio] left Temple, he's been telling me to come up there," Smith said. The 5-foot-11, 170-pound junior at Cardinal O'Hara now lists the Eagles alongside Temple and Rutgers among his scholarship offers. Owls coaches visited Smith on O'Hara's campus after Addazio's departure and ensured him he remains on their radar, Smith said.
February 5, 2013
Quinn Smith scored a pair of goals and three-time defending champion Boston College beat Harvard, 4-1, in the Beanpot tournament on Monday night. Boston College (16-7-2) will be seeking its 18th title next Monday when it faces Northeastern, a 3-2 winner over Boston University in the opening game. NFL: An attorney for the agency that runs the home of the St. Louis Rams said it is unlikely it will implement the team's plan to upgrade the Edward Jones Dome. If not, the lease dome becomes year-to-year starting in March 2015, creating the possibility of the team leaving St. Louis.
January 30, 2013 |
Sources have confirmed a CoachingSearch.com report that former Boston College assistant Mike Siravo will become Temple's next linebackers coach. The Rhode Island native will return to North Broad Street, where he served as the Owls linebackers coach and recruiting coordinator in 2006. At that time, new Temple head coach Matt Rhule was the Owls quarterbacks coach. Siravo, who played at Boston College, served as B.C.'s defensive backs coach and recruiting coordinator for six years.
January 27, 2013 |
During the fall, Ray Lawry was racing through defenses as a junior running back for Kingsway. Now, he's rising up the ranks of the top recruits in the class of 2014. Lawry, a 5-foot-9, 175-pound athlete who ran for 2,225 yards and led Kingsway to the South Jersey Group 4 final, has been offered a football scholarship by the University of Maryland. Maryland will join the Big Ten Conference, along with Rutgers, in 2014. Lawry also has been offered a scholarship by Temple. But a lot more offers could be on the way as Rutgers, Northwestern, Boston College, and Pitt visited Kingsway's football office this week.
January 19, 2013 |
Dave Brock, a native of Moorestown, Burlington County, whose coaching stops in his 22-year career included three seasons at Temple, was introduced Friday as the new head coach at Delaware. Brock, 46, who spent the 2012 season as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Rutgers, replaces K.C. Keeler. Keeler was fired on Jan. 7 after 11 seasons. "The opportunity to coach at a place with such a storied tradition, in the footprint of where I grew up and where I have coached most of my life, is an honor for my family, and I am humbled by the opportunity," Brock said in a statement.