Temple nearly rallied in the second half, but it wasn’t enough as they lost to Fordham 30-29 Saturday.
Carl Jones scored 24 points and Saint Joe’s eased past Fordham 82-56 Saturday night to sweep the season series.
Sam Mills scored a career-high 21 points, hitting 7 of 8 3-pointers, and Ramon Galloway was 5 of 7 from long range for 19 points as La Salle routed Fordham 89-53 Saturday.
The Temple Owls are on a roll. “I was happy for our guards,” coach Fran Dunphy said of Saturday’s rout of St. Joe’s.
Now the Hawks get the chance to show they can win some key games on the road, as they start a three-game run on Saturday afternoon at UMass.
Lyle Marsh rushed for three touchdowns to lead Pennsylvania to a 35-20 win over Fordham on Saturday night.
Langston Galloway tied his career high with 25 points and Saint Joseph’s overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to defeat Fordham 76-70 on Sunday and win the 1,500th game in the program’s 102-year history.