Villanova eliminated by NC State in the round of 32 after a poor shooting performance.
Former NC State player Dereck Whittenburg still maintains his famous airball was a pass.
Temple, led by Khalif Wyatt, beats NC State 76-72.
The Owls are in the tournament for the sixth straight season. In four of the last five, they were knocked out in their opening game. They hope to change that trend on Friday in Dayton.