Redshirt-senior goalkeeper Alex Cagle had three saves in Temple’s first win of the season against Villanova.
After losing three starting defenders, the Owls are acclimating to new personnel.
Despite playing shorthanded for the entire second half, St. Joseph’s beat Temple 3-1 at Sweeney Field behind senior midfielder Matt Crawford’s three goals.
Temple opens its season on the road against St. Joseph’s coming off back-to-back 10-win seasons.
Three defenders and one forward will play professionally after graduation.
Senior midfielder and forward Jorge Gomez Sanchez got selected by the Vancouver Whitecaps in Tuesday's section of the MLS draft after receiving an invitation to last week's combine in Los Angeles.
Despite a late-season push, Saturday’s loss kept the Owls out of the conference playoffs.
Temple's 1-0 loss to South Florida on Saturday in Tampa, Florida keeps the team out of the playoffs, despite a 10-win season.
Senior defender Stefan Mueller has only missed three games in his four-year career.
Temple won its final regular season home game 1-0 against Central Florida on Saturday.