Temple vs St. Bonaventure

Temple 76, St. Bonaventure 70


OLEAN, N.Y. (AP) - Ramone Moore scored 19 points as Temple survived a late rally to defeat St. Bonaventure 76-70 on Wednesday night for its 20th win of the season and ninth straight.

Khalif Wyatt added 17 points and Juan Fernandez 16 for the Owls (20-5, 9-2 Atlantic 10 Conference), who maintained sole possession of first place in the league. Micheal Eric chipped in 11 boards.

Temple led 64-50 with 4:50 to go, but the Bonnies (13-10, 6-5) trimmed the deficit to three, at 72-69, with 22 seconds left.

Moore made two free throws 2 seconds later and the Owls' Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson blocked a Charlon Kloof layup with 12 seconds to go.

Moore had two more free throws, followed by a steal with 6 seconds to go to preserve the win.

Andrew Nicholson scored 19 points and Eric Mosley 18 for the St. Bonaventure (13-10, 6-5), which has lost three of its last four.

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Temple Owls
R. Hollis-Jefferson, F324-73-682411
M. Eric, C333-90-011026
J. Fernandez, G385-125-524316
K. Wyatt, G303-89-1010317
R. Moore, G296-116-643219
T. DiLeo201-22-23144
A. Brown101-30-03003
A. Lee60-10-00010
W. Cummings20-00-00000
Totals 23-5325-2933101976
St. Bonaventure Bonnies
A. Nicholson, F328-151-152319
D. Conger, F291-66-66228
D. Cook, F162-50-00144
C. Kloof, G242-52-22327
M. Wright, G230-30-03320
C. Johnson282-64-64028
E. Mosley236-112-242318
Y. Ndoye131-21-22013
J. Gathers121-11-11023
Totals 23-5417-2034132170
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La Salle8-1017-16101
Saint Joes7-1113-18178
George Mason4-149-22222
Saint Louis3-1511-21272
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