2014-2015 Temple Owls Men's Basketball Schedule
Competing in The American, the Owls always have plenty of intense
competition, though they also have a talented roster loaded with playmakers that know how to light up the scoreboard and give
their fans plenty to cheer about. This is an exciting team that always has some serious talent on the roster, which is why
fans tend to create plenty of buzz around town as the Owls look to pull it all together and elevate their game in a very big
way. In 2013-2014, the Owls had a couple of rough patches but also put together some nice overall wins, providing plenty of
reasons for optimism as the Owls hope to take a step forward for the program this season.
And that's why home games
at the Liacouras Center in Philly will be absolutely rocking throughout the season once again this time around, as the Owls
are known for having a great group of fans who regularly show up in a very big way to be a part of the excitement. Home games
against teams like Tulsa, SMU, Cincinnati, Houston and many more are sure to have fans pouring into the stands to be a part
of the action, helping to create the perfect atmosphere for all of the most anticipated matchups of the season. Once you're
there in the middle of an epic home game that has all the makings of an instant classic, you'll definitely be glad that you're
not anywhere else.
But the same can also be said of the away games, as this is a great fan base that isn't shy about
showing their support away from home. Come out and see the Owls during a big-time away game and you'll end up with an exciting
new perspective to see your favorite team, as every fan needs to see their team win on the road sooner or later. Put it all
together and it's simply another season in which absolutely anything can happen, as the Owls are sure to be in the middle
of some nail-biters and they have the talent to do some serious damage in the American.
Temple Owls Basketball
Even in the very difficult American Conference, the Temple Owls remain one of the tougher teams in the conference,
which is something you'll see first-hand if you get out to a huge matchup. Each year, the Owls' schedule includes a myriad
of big-time rivalries, which is why fans are always heading out to see if the Owls have the type of team that can get right
back into the mix for the Big Dance. With a skilled roster filled with players who can do a little bit of everything, the
Owls play an exciting brand of basketball that is known to have fans glued to their seats throughout the regular season.
The NCAA Basketball Experience
Imagine that your favorite team is digging in with the game on the line late in
the second half. Sure, you could be watching on that fancy high-def TV, which is better than nothing, sort of, though it's
a completely different experience to actually be there so you can experience all of the action first-hand while you feel the
pulse of the crowd. Don't even think about missing a shot of the action as the Owls look to give their fans another memorable
season of action that is sure to contain plenty of twists and turns to go along with the nail-biting moments. And when you're
there to watch your favorite player sink a huge shot at precisely the right moment, you'll definitely see what the big deal
is surrounding Temple basketball.
Temple Owls Basketball History
The Temple Owls basketball program has
been around for a very long time, including a season in which they were the first ever NIT Champions back in 1938. Overall,
the Owls went on to become the sixth team in NCAA history to reach the milestone of 1,800 wins, placing them in a league among
such perennial powerhouses as Kansas, Duke, Syracuse, North Carolina, and Kentucky. Sure, legendary coach John Cheney is no
longer prowling the sidelines guiding the Owls, but the school's tradition remains as strong as ever. With the Owls in position
to shoot their way up the standings in one of the toughest conferences in basketball, all eyes will be on the court as Temple
looks to make it happen. This is an exciting time to be a Temple Owls fan as they look to find their way to the top of their
new conference and every die hard Owls fan will want to be in Liacouras Center to cheer them on to big wins.
Owls Basketball Trivia
Do you know how many times that the Owls have made it to the Elite Eight?
The answer is
seven different times, with the first happening all the way back in 1956. The Owls would also make it to the Elite Eight three
different times in the 1990s and again in 2001 as well, proving that they have the type of program that isn't content with
just slipping into the Tournament.
Temple Owls Basketball Fans
Playing at home atLiacouras Centerin Philadelphia,
every game is a big event both on the campus and in the neighboring community. Grab your favorite team gear and hit the stands
for a game loaded with thunderous dunks, unbelievable passes and net-swishing jump shots that will have their fans jumping
out of their seats on a regular basis. There is nothing like seeing a big sporting event first-hand, though that's something
you can't take our word for. Get together with a couple friends and get ready to see a great matchup that you'll be talking
about well after it's over. Philadelphia has a great sports scene, as everyone knows, but it's also a town that really springs
to life whenever the Owls are picking up a little momentum heading into a big matchup, helping to create the perfect mixture
of energy and fanfare as the Owls storm the court looking to bring home a win.