Charlotte vs Temple

Temple 89, Charlotte 88

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Khalif Wyatt scored 25 points, including a clinching free throw in the closing seconds, to lead Temple to an 89-88 victory over Charlotte on Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference game.

The Owls (15-7, 4-4), who got a personal season-high 22 points from Jake O'Brien, led by as many as 13 points in the first half before Charlotte (17-5, 5-3) rallied to tie it at 41-all at halftime.

Wyatt hit a jumper to open the second-half scoring for Temple, which led by as many as 10 points after the break. Later, his two free throws with 1:42 remaining gave Temple an 86-78 lead. But the 49ers drew within 88-85 on Denzel Ingram's 3-pointer with 0:28 left.

The teams exchanged turnovers before Wyatt sank another foul shot with 8.3 seconds for an 89-85 lead. Pierria Henry's 3-point basket at the buzzer left Charlotte a point short.

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Scoreboard
Charlotte (17-5)414788
Temple (15-7) «414889

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Charlotte 49ers
C. Braswell, F277-119-1063323
W. Clayton, F152-41-12035
P. Henry, G365-72-249414
D. Ingram, G325-60-020413
E. Nickerson, G243-62-32349
T. Williams234-72-452211
D. Clark195-81-220211
J. Thompson110-30-01000
I. Benkovic70-00-00000
M. Thorne61-10-01002
Totals 32-5317-2229172288
 60.4%77.3% 
Temple Owls
A. Lee, F204-91-25049
R. Hollis-Jefferson, F164-73-622411
K. Wyatt, G377-1210-1314125
S. Randall, G360-42-25222
W. Cummings, G253-71-14417
J. O'Brien288-102-252422
D. Pepper184-71-212211
T. DiLeo140-10-00100
Q. DeCosey61-10-01002
Totals 31-5820-2825171889
 53.4%71.4% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316
 
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RUT 48
STAN 66 Final
ARIZ 73
AF 58 Final
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