PHILLY COLLEGE SPORTS FOOTBALL WEEK IN REVIEW
Penn Upends Villanova, Donald Panciello and Justin Waston Named Ivy League Defensive and Offensive Players of the Week
Games of September 24, 2015
PENN – Overall 1 –1, Ivy League 0 – 0
Result – Won 24 – 13 at Villanova
Summary – It was a history making win for the Quakers defeating the fifth-ranked Villanova Wildcats for the first time since 1911. It was the first ever road win for Penn against a top-five opponent. And it was the first win or head coach Ray Priore. Linebacker Donald Panciello, who scooped up a fumble and returned it 90 yards for a touchdown giving the Red and Blue a 24 – 7 lead late in the fourth quarter, was named the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Week. Wide Receiver Justin Watson played in the first half leaving the game due to injury. However, he had five catches for 87 yards and 2 touchdowns, and was named the Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week. The Red and Blue owned time of possession in the first half with a 24:25 to 5:35 advantage.
For more details read Penn Upsets #5 Villanova 24 – 13
Next Game – October 3 vs. Dartmouth at Franklin Field
TEMPLE – Overall 3 – 0, 1 – 0 American Athletic Conference
Result – Idle
Summary – The Owls return to action with a 7 o’clock Friday night kickoff on the road at Charlotte.
Next Game –October 2 at Charlotte
#14 VILLANOVA – Overall 2 – 2, 1 – 0 CAA
Result – Lost 24 – 13 vs. Penn at Villanova Stadium
Summary – The Wildcats dropped to #14 in the national rankings following the loss to Penn. For the full story read Penn Upsets #5 Villanova 24 – 13
Next Game – October 10 vs. William & Mary at Villanova Stadium