Penn History

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Men's Standings

Team Big 5 All Coach
Temple 2-0 20-13 John Chaney
Villanova 1-1 26-7 Steve Lappas
St. Joseph’s 1-1 19-13 Phil Martelli
Pennsylvania 1-1 17-10 Fran Dunphy
La Salle 0-2 6-24 Speedy Morris
    88-67, 56.8%  

Men's Game Results

Date / Location Winner Loser Crowd
Dec 13 Temple  62 Villanova  56 12,030
Spectrum Owls pull a stunning upset of the #2 Wildcats
Jan 16 St. Joseph’s  86 Penn  70 8,076
Spectrum Hawks shake off four-game losing streak
Jan 27 Temple  54 St. Joseph’s  52 11,430
Spectrum Battie has career game (23 pts, 10 rebs)
Jan 27 Penn  68 La Salle  66 11,430
Spectrum Quakers hold on to win in overtime
Feb 12 Villanova  90 La Salle  50 9,911
Spectrum Kittles nets 25 in widest margin in Big 5 history

Men's Honors

Big 5 First Team:

  • Ira Bowman (Pennsylvania)
  • Marc Jackson (Temple)
  • Kerry Kittles (Villanova)
  • Jason Lawson (Villanova)
  • Reggie Townsend (St. Joseph’s)

 

Big 5 Second Team:

  • Mark Bass (St. Joseph’s)
  • Eric Eberz (Villanova)
  • Romaine Haywood (La Salle)
  • Will Johnson (St. Joseph’s)
  • Tim Krug (Pennsylvania)
  • Alvin Williams (Villanova)

 

Hall of Fame Inductees:

  • Lionel Simmons (La Salle)
  • Doug West (Villanova)
  • Jeffrey Clark (St. Joseph’s)

Men's NCAA Tournament

Villanova 92, Portland 58, in Milwaukee, WI
Louisville 68, Villanova 64, in Milwaukee, WI
Temple 61, Oklahoma 43, in Orlando, FL
Cincinnati 73, Temple 65, in Orlando, FL

Men's National Invitation Tournament

St. Joseph’s 82, Iona 78, in New Rochelle, NY
St. Joseph’s 82, Providence 62, at The Palestra
St. Joseph’s 76, Rhode Island 59, at The Palestra
St. Joseph’s 74, Alabama 69 (ot), Final 4 at Madison Square Garden
Nebraska 60, St. Joseph’s 56, Final 4 at Madison Square Garden

Women's Standings

Team Big 5 All Coach
Villanova 4-0 21-7 Harry Perretta
La Salle 3-1 19-10 John Miller
St. Joseph’s 2-2 16-12 Stephanie Gaitley
Temple 1-3 7-21 Kristen Foley
Pennsylvania 0-4 3-23 Julie Soriero
    66-73, 47.5%  

Women's Game Results

Date / Location Winner Loser
Dec 6 St. Joseph’s  86 Penn  48
Hawk Hill Kristen Sullivan buries seven three-pointers
Dec 9 La Salle  88 Penn  56
Pavilion Lori Sparling scores 20 in just 22 minutes
Dec 9 Villanova  61 St. Joseph’s  54
Pavilion The Hawks’ 15-game B5 win streak ends
Dec 13 Villanova  64 Temple  42
Spectrum Wildcats cruise in front of 12,053 fans
Dec 22 Villanova  61 La Salle  49
Hayman Glenning scores Big-5 season-high 28 points
Jan 15 St. Joseph’s  56 Temple  45
McGonigle Temple later shocks Hawks, 66-56, in Feb.
Jan 30 Temple  78 Penn  64
McGonigle Ricco scores 20 points as Penn falls to 0-14
Feb 6 Villanova  86 Penn  43
McGonigle Villanova led by as many as 51 points (80-29)
Feb 6 La Salle  70 Temple  59
McGonigle Donahue hits double-double, 26 pts & 20 rebs
Feb 12 La Salle  67 St. Joseph’s  66
Hayman Explorers gain better seed in A-10 tournament

Women's Honors

Big 5 First Team:

  • Megan Compain (St. Joseph’s)
  • Denise Dillon (Villanova)
  • Chrissie Donahue (La Salle)
  • Sue Glenning (Villanova)*
  • Claudrena Harold (Temple)
  • Natasha Rezek (Pennsylvania)

* Glenning averaged 14.8 points and 4.0 assists while nailing 82 of the Cats 112 three-pointers. Villanova ended the season at 21-7.

 

Big 5 Second Team:

  • Amy Facer (St. Joseph’s)
  • Marnie McBreen (La Salle)
  • Jen Snell (Villanova)
  • Lori Sparling (La Salle)
  • Kristen Sullivan (St. Joseph’s)

 

Hall of Fame Inductees:

  • Dale Hodges (St. Joseph’s)
  • Kelly Lane (Temple)
  • Tracey Sneed (La Salle)
  • Helen Koskinen (Villanova)

Women's NCAA Tournament

No participants

Women's National Invitation Tournament

No participants