Temple Owl Preview

The Beavers travel to Philadelphia to take on the Temple Owls on Thursday. <br><br> More information on the matchup can be found inside...

A preview of Temple can be found at the official Temple website:

Fifth-year head coach Bobby Wallace leads the Owls into their 104th season of football after a productive spring practice and two victories to end the 2001 campaign. Temple defeated West Virginia 17-14 in Morgantown before defeating future Big East football affiliate Connecticut, 56-7, to win its final two games for the first time since 1990. The Owls finished sixth in the Big East Conference with a 2-5 league mark and had their second consecutive 4-7 season...(more)

More information can be found from the Oregon State press release:

GAME: Oregon State (1-0) at Temple (1-0) SITE: Franklin Field (52,593, Philadelphia, PA DATE: Thursday, September 5 TIME: 4:07 PDT RADIO: Live over 29-station Beaver Sports Network, starting at 2:00 p.m. PDT TV: Live over Fox Sports Net NW, starting at 4:00 p.m. PDT

CROWD: Temple is expecting a crowd of around 20,000 at Franklin Field (52,593) on Thursday night.

TELEVISION: The game will be televised live, starting at 4:00 p.m. PDT, over Fox Sports Net Northwest with Scott Lynn (play-by-play) and Steve Preece (color) calling the action. The live telecast will be shown in the states of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska, plus to DSS service...(more)

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