Temple vs Texas

Texas 77, Temple 65

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - J'Covan Brown scored 23 points, and a strong second half propelled Texas past Temple 77-65 on Saturday for the Longhorns' seventh straight win.

The Longhorns trailed by as many as eight, but Texas (9-2) outrebounded Temple 48-23 and made 23 free throws to fuel the comeback.

Khalif Wyatt had 24 points and Ramone Moore scored 13 for the Owls (6-3), who led most of the first half and went ahead 18-10 on a Moore 3-pointer.

But an 8-2 run by Texas closed the gap. Brown hit a driving layup and then assisted Jonathan Holmes on a fast-break play for a 31-31 tie with 1:05 left in the half.

Wyatt converted a 3-pointer as time expired to give Temple a 34-31 halftime lead. The lead changed hands three more times before a layup by Myck Kabongo, who scored 18 points, put Texas ahead for good, 48-47, with 13:31 to play.

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R. Hollis-Jefferson, F334-60-01148
A. Lee, F171-32-45124
K. Wyatt, G388-144-711324
R. Moore, G325-121-432313
J. Fernandez, G312-80-11435
T. DiLeo180-10-03210
A. Brown152-53-41259
W. Cummings120-10-04140
J. McDonnell20-00-01000
J. Godino10-00-00010
N. Pendergast11-10-00002
Totals 23-5110-2023142665
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Texas Longhorns
J. Holmes, F191-35-66037
A. Wangmene, C120-20-01130
J. Brown, G3810-211-222123
M. Kabongo, G325-108-1453218
J. Lewis, G120-12-23032
S. McClellan321-54-68026
C. Chapman272-53-513147
J. Bond226-70-080212
S. Gibbs61-20-00002
Totals 26-5623-354872077
 46.4%65.7% 
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TCU4-1418-15131
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