The squad’s .500 record may not be enough to achieve its goal of getting senior Tyonna Williams one last postseason appearance.
The Owls responded from a large second-half deficit against East Carolina Saturday, but ran out of time en route to a 76-71 loss.
Junior Erica Covile paced Temple with 22 points, while senior Tyonna Williams had 13 in the team's 79-69 victory Saturday.
Two second-half dunk connections from Will Cummings to Jaylen Bond helped ignite Temple's 66-54 win Thursday night.
The team points to defensive effort as the biggest difference between wins and losses 28 games through the year.
Temple forced 21 turnovers in its 69-58 defeat of The Green Wave Tuesday.
After a loss to Tulane Saturday, Temple capped a two-game road trip with a 75-67 loss to Tulsa Tuesday.
The women’s basketball team has a nine-player roster, resulting in stamina problems for some later in the year.
Sophomore guard Josh Brown's jump shot with 2.4 seconds left helped Temple salvage a 61-60 victory Saturday.
Temple said it had hopes of an upset, but the Huskies proved too much to handle in an 83-49 win at McGonigle Hall Sunday.