Javan Felix hit a three-pointer with nine seconds to play in overtime and Texas topped Temple 81-80 on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
The Owls trailed early in the second half, but bounced back to pick up the large victory.
Dalton Pepper scored the go-ahead layup with 45 seconds left, helping Temple recover after blowing a 15-point lead to beat Penn 78-73 on Saturday night.
Khalif Wyatt scored 24 points, 17 in the second half, as Temple defeated Massachusetts 83-82 Saturday night in the Owls’ fifth consecutive one-point game.
Khalif Wyatt scored 20 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with 7 seconds left, as Temple completed its come-from-behind 72-71 win over Dayton on Saturday.
Khalif Wyatt netted 24 points and Anthony Lee added a double-double as Temple pulled out a 64-54 win over Saint Louis in Atlantic 10 Conference action Saturday.
Listen to what Fran Dunphy has to say about Temple’s game with George Washington.
Tipoff is set for 7:00pm Wednesday night in Toledo, Ohio.
The Temple Owls sit at 3-2 after a tough loss at Bowling Green on Sunday, 67-64.
The Palestra will be rocking tonight as two Big 5 rivals go at it, Penn hosting the Temple Owls.