This is the final game of the four-year contract between Temple and Villanova playing for the Mayor’s Cup. After Friday night, one school may be highly interested in extending the pact, while the other may not be able run away fast enough.
Temple will kick off this bowl season this Saturday afternoon when they take on the Wyoming Cowboys in the New Mexico Bowl.
Game time is 8pm on ESPN.
Matt Schilz threw a 24-yard pass to Shaun Joplin with 7:41 left for Bowling Green’s only touchdown, which was enough for the Falcons to hold off Temple 13-10 on Saturday.
To say that Temple is firing on all cylinders may be an understatement.
Bernard Pierce ran for three scores to become Temple’s all-time leader in rushing touchdowns, helping the Owls spoil Ball State’s homecoming game with a dominating 42-0 win on Saturday.