Posted October 12, 2013 on
PLAYERS: P.J. Walker
TEAMS: Temple Owls
P.J. Walker’s debut as Temple’s starting quarterback provided a glimpse at the future but ultimately reiterated the frustration of the present. Walker, a true freshman, went 12-of-22 for 200 yards with two touchdowns and one interception — albeit a costly one — and a fumble as the Owls fell to 0-6 overall and 0-3 in the American Athletic Conference with a 38-20 loss at Cincinnati.

Starting Fresh

Two games ago, Temple football coach Matt Rhule declared the Owls found themselves a starting quarterback who was going to lead the team to many victories in the future. That quarterback was Connor Reilly. But two games later, Reilly was pulled in favor of true freshman P.J. Walker, who finished last week’s game against Louisville and will make his first collegiate start tonight at Cincinnati.

Temple Owls vs. Cincinnati Bearcats: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The Temple Owls and Cincinnati Bearcats will face off on Friday in a match-up of two All-American Conference schools. While Temple enters the game 0-5, a 3-2 Cincinnati team is looking to rebound following a 26-20 loss to a previously winless South Florida team. Coverage of the game between Temple and Cincinnati will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 8:30 pm ET from Nippert...
Owls News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.