football-fbs flag

Breana Bacon | NCAA.com | August 19, 2017

Temple opts for live entertainment during training camp warmups

Who needs a DJ to provide pre-practice tunes when you can have live music? Certainly not the Temple football team. 

The Owls enlisted the musical services of redshirt senior Nick Sharga to open practice on Wednesday. 

The fullback was voted by teammates to wear a single-digit jersey in 2015, an honor awarded to the toughest players on the team.

Sharga taught himself to play the electric guitar at 13 and even though football is his main focus, he says playing a little everyday is a great outlet.

He gained some new fans yesterday as the rest of his team rocked out to his performance as they made their way onto the field.

Temple head coach Geoff Collins took an interest in Sharga's guitar shredding skills, too:

Good to know we aren't the only ones who enjoyed Sharga's rockstar moment.  

Women's college lacrosse teams with the most national championships

Here are the programs with the most NCAA DI women's lacrosse national championships.
READ MORE

Auburn's undefeated season comes to an end and other takeaways from a wild Wednesday

Five ranked men's basketball teams lost on Tuesday night. Here are the biggest takeaways from the night.
READ MORE

North Carolina vs. Temple: Military Bowl prediction, time, TV channel, preview

North Carolina (6-6) and Temple (8-4) will meet in the 2019 Military Bowl at noon ET on Friday, Dec. 27. Find a prediction, preview and more for the game here.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners