Three of Temple’s top four scorers were freshmen in its 113-57 loss to Connecticut, which is ranked No. 1 in the Associated Press Top 25 Poll, on Sunday at McGonigle Hall.
For the third time this season, redshirt-senior guard Josh Brown hit a go-ahead shot to help the Owls beat Penn 60-51 on Saturday at The Palestra.
Mason Wyckoff, 6, who has a condition that decreases his ability to fight microorganisms, signed a National Letter of Intent with the men's basketball team on Friday through Team Impact.
Redshirt-senior guard Josh Brown's layup with 28 seconds left gave Temple a 59-58 win against Tulsa at the Liacouras Center on Wednesday.
Temple gave up 15 three-pointers in a 99-75 conference loss to Houston on Tuesday at McGonigle Hall.
The assistant sports editor writes about Temple’s up-and-down season.
Houston and UConn, which are top-50 Ratings Percentage Index teams, will face Temple this week.
Nate Pierre-Louis scored a career-high 23 points in his first start on Saturday.
The Owls' senior guard scored 39 points, but Temple allowed Cincinnati to shoot more than 50 percent from the field and score 50 points in the paint in the Bearcats' 80-72 win on Saturday in Ohio.