Dalton Pepper scored 24 points and Temple defeated No. 23 SMU 71-64 on Sunday.
Temple lost its third straight and 11th in 12 games when they fell to Houston 88-74 Sunday.
The Temple Owls had a chance at the end. They’ve had plenty of chances this season. But once again, they came up short.
The Owls came undone in the second half as they lost to Memphis 79-69 Saturday.
Kadeem Jack had 18 points and Junior Etou scored the go-ahead basket with 40 seconds to play to lift Rutgers to a 71-66 win over Temple on Wednesday night.
Dalton Pepper scored a season-high 26 points to lead Temple in a 101-65 win over LIU Brooklyn on Saturday night.
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.
Derrick Colter sank two free throws with 2 seconds left as Duquesne edged Temple 84-83 Thursday night.