Temple vs George Washington

Temple 55, George Washington 53

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Khalif Wyatt hit a go-ahead free throw with 2:03 remaining and Temple closed on an 8-0 run that spanned the final 6:42 in a 55-53 win over George Washington Wednesday night.

Wyatt hit two free throws with 2:03 left for a 54-53 lead. The senior scored 18 points as the Owls (12-4, 2-1 Atlantic 10 Conference) beat the Colonials for the sixth straight time.

George Washington (7-9, 1-2) missed 11 field-goal attempts and three free throws after Isaiah Armwood's layup put the Colonials ahead 53-45 with 7:53 left.

Temple's Jake O'Brien, who scored 10 points, started the 8-0 run with a jumper and a 3-pointer.

Armwood led George Washington with 13 points and nine rebounds. The loss snapped a four-game home winning streak for the Colonials.

The loss marked George Washington's second consecutive second-half collapse against Temple. It blew a 49-34 second-half lead in a 79-72 loss Feb. 8, 2012.

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Scoreboard
Temple (12-4) «183755
George Washington (7-9)282553
 
Temple Owls
S. Randall, F272-50-00134
J. O'Brien, F254-61-120510
A. Lee, F233-51-26047
K. Wyatt, G375-186-734118
W. Cummings, G231-22-22204
R. Hollis-Jefferson323-61-27127
D. Pepper162-60-00205
T. DiLeo140-10-05100
Q. DeCosey30-00-00000
Totals 20-4911-1431111555
 40.8%78.6% 
George Washington Colonials
I. Armwood, F355-83-490313
K. Larsen, F310-63-46303
J. McDonald, G302-40-14425
P. Garino, G244-100-04058
K. Savage, G100-20-01110
B. Bynes214-60-04019
L. Kromah202-50-20214
D. Smith131-66-82019
N. Mikic111-30-01002
J. Kopriva50-00-01000
Totals 19-5012-1934101453
 38%63.2% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Louisville15-331-6
Cincinnati15-327-7
Connecticut12-632-8
SMU12-627-10
Memphis12-624-10
Houston8-1017-16
Rutgers5-1312-21
UCF4-1413-18
Temple4-149-22
So. Florida3-1512-20

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Saint Louis13-327-7
VCU12-426-9
Geo. Wash.11-524-9
Saint Joes11-524-10
UMass10-624-9
Dayton10-626-11
Richmond8-819-14
La Salle7-915-16
St. Bona.6-1018-15
Rhode Island5-1114-18
Duquesne5-1113-17
George Mason4-1211-20
Fordham2-1410-21
 
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