JayVaughn Pinkston had 25 points and 10 rebounds and Darrun Hilliard scored 23 points, keeping No. 7 Villanova undefeated with an 82-77 overtime win over Syracuse on Saturday.
#7 Villanova made easy work of the Temple Owls on at home on Sunday.
D.J. Newbill scored 20 points, Brandon Taylor added 17 and Penn State defeated George Washington 64-51 Sunday for its eighth straight win.
La Salle defeated Drexel 65-55 on Saturday afternoon to halt a 4-game losing streak.
Villanova crushed St. Joe’s in a Big 5 match up on Saturday.
The Owls defeated the Explorers 58-57 at the Palestra on Saturday.
NJIT upset #17 Michigan 72-70 on Saturday.
Villanova advanced to 6-0 with the win over Delaware on Sunday.
The Owls advanced to 4-2 with the win over LIU Brooklyn.
The Hawks lost a nail biter to W. Kentucky, 62-59.
Drexel earned their first win of the season 61-59 over Cornell.
Will Cummings had 18 points for Temple (2-1), whose scrappy defense frustrated Duke, which more than a few times looked at the officials for a little help.
The Temple Owls will face their toughest test of the young season tonight as they take on No. 4 Duke up in Brooklyn as part of the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.
La Salle University will host the East Regional during March Madness in 2016.
La Salle defeated Colgate to open their season on Saturday.