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Men's Standings

Team Big 5 All Coach
St. Joseph’s 3-1 25-5 Jim Boyle
Temple 3-1 19-8 Don Casey
Villanova 2-2 24-8 Rollie Massimino
La Salle 1-3 16-13 “Lefty” Ervin
Pennsylvania 1-3 17-10 Bob Weinhauer
    101-44, 69.7%  

Men's Game Results

Date / Location Winner Loser Crowd
Dec 12 Villanova  75 Penn  61 9,208
Palestra John Pinone (21 points, 11 rebs) is too much
Dec 19 Temple  52 Villanova  48 5,609
Palestra Ed Coe steals the win from #18 Villanova
Jan 12 St. Joseph’s  79 Penn  56 5,217
Palestra SJU cruises to win after a quick start
Jan 19 La Salle  76 Penn  75 4,437
Palestra Steve Black’s 28 points paces Explorers
Jan 23 Temple  82 St. Joseph’s  77 9,082
Palestra Owls win despite 29 points by Tony Costner
Jan 27 Villanova  117 La Salle  82 6,914
Palestra Free hoagies at Pagano’s, thanks to ‘Nova
Jan 31 St. Joseph’s  84 Villanova  64 9,208
Palestra Hawks stun 20th-ranked Wildcats
Feb 9 Penn  59 Temple  56 5,426
Palestra David Lardner scores 18 points in 26 minutes
Feb 13 St. Joseph’s  83 La Salle  77 7,924
Palestra Five Hawks in doubles as they clinch a share
Feb 20 Temple  86 La Salle  72 7,924
Palestra High-scoring frosh Black sits out w/ injury

Men's Honors

Big 5 First Team:

  • Steve Black (La Salle)
  • Jeffrey Clark (St. Joseph’s)
  • Granger Hall (Temple)
  • John Pinone (Villanova)
  • Bryan Warwick (St. Joseph’s)

 

Hall of Fame Inductees:

  • Ernie Casale (Temple Athletic Director)
  • Ron Haigler (Pennsylvania)
  • Bernie Williams (La Salle)
  • Charlie Wise (La Salle)

Men's AIAW Tournament

Villanova 76, Northeastern 72 (3ot), in Uniondale, NY
Villanova 70, Memphis State 66 (ot), in Raleigh, NC
North Carolina 70, Villanova 60, in Raleigh, NC
Northeastern 63, St. Joseph’s 62, in Raleigh, NC
Villanova 90, Houston 72, in Uniondale, NY
St. Johns 66, Pennsylvania 56, in Uniondale, NY

Men's National Invitation Tournament

Georgia 73, Temple 60, in Athens, GA

Women's Standings

Team Big 5 All Coach
Villanova 4-0 29-4 Harry Perretta
La Salle 2-2 17-12 Kevin Gallagher
St. Joseph’s 2-2 16-12 Jim Foster
Pennsylvania 1-3 13-11 Lois Ashley
Temple 1-3 20-11 Linda MacDonald
    95-50, 65.5%  

Women's Game Results

Date / Location Winner Loser
Dec 20 Villanova  70 La Salle  46
Hayman A dozen Wildcats score in rout
Jan 13 Temple  74 St. Joseph’s  63
Hawk Hill Temple improves record to 10-1
Jan 19 Villanova  69 St. Joseph’s  57
Nevin ‘Nova jumped to a 26-pt half lead (48-22)
Jan 19 La Salle  74 Penn  64
Nevin Kathy Bess (27 pts, 10 rebs) keys LSU win
Jan 26 St. Joseph’s  58 Penn  56
Nevin Toni Cooper scores 16 points off bench
Jan 30 Villanova  74 Temple  67
Nevin Bernhardt scores 22 to spark ‘Cat win
Feb 2 La Salle  58 Temple  55
McGonigle Stephens grabs 11 rebounds, blocks 9 shots
Feb 4 Villanova  47 La Salle  44
Nevin Wildcats prevail in low-scoring affair
Feb 9 St. Joseph’s  94 La Salle  73
Hayman Trish Brown tallies 25 points (11-14 FTs)
Feb 9 Penn  74 Temple  73
Palestra Sharon Gross (23 pts, 17 boards) keys win
Feb 22 Villanova  68 Penn  59
Palestra Lisa Ortlip scores 24, grabs 11 rebounds

Women's Honors

Big 5 First Team:

  • Lisa Beisel (Villanova)
  • Kathy Bess (La Salle)
  • Renie Dunne (St. Joseph’s)
  • Lisa Ortlip (Villanova)
  • Marilyn Stephens (Temple)

 

Big 5 Second Team:

  • Nancy Bernhardt (Villanova)
  • Trish Brown (St. Joseph’s)
  • Tina Fritzinger (La Salle)
  • Sandy Hawthorne (Pennsylvania)
  • Beth Stegner (Pennsylvania)
  • Stephanie Vanderslice (Villanova)

Women's AIAW Tournament

Villanova 67, Seton Hall 66
Villanova 68, St. Johns 45
Villanova 59, Rutgers 55
Villanova 69, Miami/Ohio 61
Villanova 87, Delta State 72
Rutgers 83, Villanova 75
Villanova 90, Wayland Baptist 81

Women's National Invitation Tournament

Illinois State 74, Temple 69
Temple 94, Southern Miss 88 (overtime)
Temple 84, DePaul 68