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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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-LRPI Rank
SMU14-124-420
Cincinnati13-124-315
Houston9-518-857
UConn8-513-12111
Memphis8-618-9107
UCF8-717-10112
Tulsa6-812-14118
Temple5-914-1394
E. Carolina4-1012-15223
Tulane2-125-21264
So. Florida1-147-19274

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
VCU12-222-524
Dayton12-221-529
Rhode Island9-517-963
Richmond9-515-11100
George Mason8-618-9109
St. Bona.8-616-1097
La Salle8-614-11104
Davidson7-714-11113
Geo. Wash.6-814-13140
Fordham6-812-15193
Saint Louis4-109-18248
UMass3-1113-14172
Saint Josephs3-1110-16161
Duquesne3-1110-17221
 
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RICH 47 Final
BUTL 62
MIST 81 Final
PSU 72
NCST 50 Final
MD 51
UGA 62 Final
MIZZ 79
NMEX 79 Final
BOISE 74
SETON 62 Final
MU 69
KSU 67 Final
TCU 54
UNLV 82 Final
SDSU 75