Temple recorded its highest sack total in a single game since the 2015 season opener in its win on Friday.
Temple sacked redshirt-junior quarterback Andrew Ford nine times in its 29-21 win on Friday at Lincoln Financial Field against the University of Massachusetts.
Temple will try to get its rushing offense going against a University of Massachusetts defense allowing 210 rushing yards per game.
Sophomore Aaron Boumerhi hit a career-long field goal to win Saturday’s game against Villanova.
The Owls are averaging fewer than three yards per carry through their first two games.
The redshirt-sophomore quarterback led two drives late in each half of Temple’s 16-13 win against Villanova on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field.
Sophomore Aaron Boumerhi kicked the game-winning field goal in Temple's 16-13 win against Villanova at Lincoln Financial Field.
Temple will face Football Championship Series ranked Villanova on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field at 3:30 p.m.
The Owls will play Villanova for the first time in five years on Saturday at Lincoln Financial Field.
Geoff Collins’ defense allowed 422 rushing yards in his debut.