Monday , Oct , 11 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Temple’s Blackshear suspended from team

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Temple University men’s head basketball
coach John Chaney announced Monday that junior forward Micheal Blackshear has
been suspended indefinitely from the club for a violation of team rules.

The 6-foot-6 Blackshear played in 23 games last season for the Owls, including
two starts. The Philadelphia native (Simon Gratz High School) led the team in
rebounding (5.9 rpg) and also averaged 2.3 points per outing.