Temple decided not to renew former coach David MacWilliams’ contract.
After 18 seasons, David MacWilliams’ contract will not be renewed.
Playing with 10 men for the whole second half, Temple lost, 4-0, on Friday in Dallas to end its season.
The Owls will play Southern Methodist on Friday in The American’s semifinal.
The Owls beat South Florida, 1-0, on Saturday at the Temple Sports Complex to clinch the final spot in the American Athletic Conference tournament.
Sophomore Michael Samnik has a 6-2 record since Sept. 23.
After Saturday's 1-0 loss to Central Florida in Orlando, Temple's three-game winning streak is over and it must win its final game to make the American Athletic Conference tournament.
Ten players have scored for a team that is in fourth in The American with two games left.
After going down 1-0, the Owls three straight goals to beat Tulsa at Hurricane Stadium, 3-1, in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Three upperclassmen scored goals for the Owls in their 3-1 win against the New Jersey Institute of Technology on Monday at the Temple Sports Complex.