Temple’s coaching staff looked to add versatile players to replace redshirt-senior swingman Daniel Dingle and senior forward Mark Williams.
The three seniors helped lead Temple to a double-overtime win.
Temple locked up the No. 2 seed for the event in Connecticut.
The Owls defeated Central Florida 66-60 on Monday in Orlando, Florida.
Junior guard Tanaya Atkinson scored a career-high 30 points and senior guard Feyonda Fitzgerald achieved a milestone in Temple's 88-64 win against Cincinnati on Saturday at McGonigle Hall.
The senior forward scored 20 points and had six rebounds in addition to several clutch plays to help Temple to an 86-76 win.
No. 1 Connecticut beat the Owls 90-45 in Hartford on Wednesday to win its 102nd consecutive game.
The Owls lost to Central Florida 71-69 on Wednesday night at the Liacouras Center.
Temple is No. 23 in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 Poll.
The Owls have three freshmen playing significant minutes in their eight-man rotation.