Team preview: Temple

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider.

Updated: October 22, 2009, 1:11 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

Temple's back-to-back Atlantic 10 Tournament championships were made possible by two aspects of its team: a brutal non-conference schedule and Dionte Christmas.