The Temple Owls advanced to 9-4 with the win over #10 Kansas.
#7 Villanova made easy work of the Temple Owls on at home on Sunday.
The Owls defeated the Explorers 58-57 at the Palestra on Saturday.
The Owls advanced to 4-2 with the win over LIU Brooklyn.
Temple defeated American on Friday night 40-37 at the Liacouras Center.
Former Temple basketball player Rick Brunson has reportedly been arrested and the incident could keep him from joining the school’s coaching staff.
Dalton Pepper scored 26 points and Will Cummings had 23 to lead Temple to an 86-78 overtime victory over Central Florida on Tuesday night.
Russ Smith had 24 points, moving into ninth place on Louisville’s career scoring list, and the seventh-ranked Cardinals throttled Temple 88-66 on Thursday night.
Shabazz Napier scored only two points in the first half and finished the game shooting 3 for 11 from the field. Connecticut coach Kevin Ollie was never worried about his star guard.
First, LaMont Ferrell and Darrin Pearsall had to convince their former coach, John Chaney, that it was okay to do a documentary on his life.
Temple’s Dalton Pepper led all scorers with 15 points, while Anthony Lee had 12 and Will Cummings 10.
It’s easy to throw out the records whenever two city teams meet in a Big 5 battle. Villanova has made it clear that Saturday’s showdown with Temple is no exception.
Javan Felix hit a three-pointer with nine seconds to play in overtime and Texas topped Temple 81-80 on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Fatima Maddox (left), a 2007 graduate of Temple University who played for Coach Dawn Staley, says being back in Philadelphia is great.
Temple officials say the Detroit team was unable to get to Philadelphia in time for the game.