Posted November 20, 2011 on AP on Fox
Ramone Moore scored 23 points as Temple beat Wichita State 78-74 in overtime Sunday in the third-place game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament. Juan Fernandez added 15 points, including the tying 3-pointer in the final minute of regulation, for the Owls (3-1). Micheal Eric had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Khalif Wyatt scored 13 points for Temple. Toure Murry led Wichita State (2-2) with 24 points. Garrett Stutz had 13 points and 14 rebounds for the Shockers. Murry's 3-pointer with 1:03 to play in regulation gave the Shockers their biggest lead at 64-61, but Fernandez's 3-pointer with 43 seconds left tied it. Fernandez finished 4 for 8 from behind the arc.

Owls hold off Wichita St. in OT, 78-74

Ramone Moore scored 23 points as Temple beat Wichita State 78-74 in overtime Sunday in the third-place game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament.

McManus, Pierce Awarded after Army Win

Brandon McManus and Bernard Pierce were awarded Honorable Mention players of the week by the College Football Performance Awards this week, raising their combined total of mentions this season to 12. The awards come just a day after Temple handled Army, 42-14, to improve its record to 7-4.  McManus won his sixth straight mention as the kickoff specialist, and seventh overall this...

Owls' Johnson named MAC Defensive POW

Temple Owls senior middle linebacker Stephen Johnson was named Mid-American Conference Eastern Division Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Owls' 42-14 win over the Army Black Knights. Johnson had a career-high 16 tackles, including eight solo tackles--also a career best. The award is Johnson's third of his career, all coming this season. Johnson has...

Wich Hunt

Ramone Moore scored three seconds into overtime and the Temple men’s basketball team led the rest of the way in a 78-74 victory over Wichita State in the third-place game at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Sunday. Moore scored 23 points, Juan Fernandez added 15, Micheal Eric had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Khalif Wyatt added 13 for the Owls (3-1). Toure’ Murray led Wichita State (2-2) with 24.

Owls stay grounded, beat Army 42-14

Temple got three rushing touchdowns from Bernard Pierce, two more from Matt Brown and a passing touchdown from quarterback Chris Coyer in a 42-14 rout of Army Saturday.

Joy of Victory

Listen to comments from Temple head coach Steve Addazio, running backs Matt Brown and Bernard Pierce, wide receiver Joe Jones and safety Kevin Kroboth after Saturday's 42-14 win over Army.

Temple Defeats Wichita State in OT, 74-68

The Temple Owls played their second overtime game of the season, holding off the Wichita State Shockers in the third-place game of the 5-Hour Energy Puerto Rico Tip-Off to win, 78-64. The Owls got double-figure scoring from four players to defeat the Shockers, who returned five of their top six scorers from their 2011 NIT Champions squad. Temple (3-1) came out hot in the extra period...

Temple favored by 17.5 against Kent State on Friday

Nov 25, 1:00 PM | Grass of Lincoln Financial Field Kent State Golden Flashes vs Temple Owls Odds 5-6TEAM RECORD7-4 The Temple Owls host Kent State on Friday, looking to build on their 7-4 ATS mark against the 5-6 Golden Flashes in NCAAF action at Lincoln Financial Field. The Owls are 7-4 so far on the season, and 7-4 ATS vs. the number. The Golden Flashes, meanwhile, are...

Temple Beats Wichita State, Tennessee State Knocks Off South Carolina

Temple 78, Wichita State 74, OTBoth of these teams were coming off a loss in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off, and either of these teams would have left town with a bad taste in their mouth had they lost their final two games. Temple was coming off a loss to Purdue, while Wichita State had lost to Alabama. Wichita State was undone here by cold shooting (4-for-20 behind...

Boiling Point

So much for the perfect season. The Temple men’s basketball team suffered its first loss of the 2011-2012 campaign in the semifinal round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Friday, falling to Purdue, 85-77, in a foul-plagued game. Three Owls fouled out, including Juan Fernandez and Michael Eric on questionable calls that helped swing the game in the final minutes.
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