Temple vs Fordham

Temple 74, Fordham 55

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NEW YORK (AP) - Khalid Wyatt recorded a double-double and Temple overcame a slow start to defeat Fordham 74-55 Wednesday night in Atlantic 10 Conference action.

The Owls (22-8, 10-5) won their sixth straight and eighth in their last nine games. Temple, on the NCAA tournament bubble, didn't stumble against Fordham (6-24, 2-13), which has lost 10 in a row, 13 of its last 14 games.

Wyatt scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. He was 10 for 10 at the foul line. Anthony Lee also had a double-double for the Owls with 12 points and 10 boards.

Temple trailed 12-6 early, then outscored the Rams 22-5 to lead 28-17 at halftime. Seven different Owls scored in that run. Fordham made just 7 of 27 first-half shots.

Scootie Randall scored 14 points for Temple, which later led 53-31, and Jake O'Brien added 10.

Jeffrey Short led the Rams with 15 points.

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Scoreboard
Temple (22-8) «284674
Fordham (6-24)173855

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Temple Owls
A. Lee, F275-102-4100212
R. Hollis-Jefferson, F141-30-03242
S. Randall, G355-134-572114
K. Wyatt, G304-1110-10114319
W. Cummings, G192-50-11205
T. DiLeo251-20-12112
J. O'Brien234-72-241310
D. Dingle173-61-22107
Q. DeCosey70-22-21002
J. McDonnell10-00-00000
D. Pepper10-00-00000
D. Watson10-01-21001
Totals 25-5922-2944131474
 42.4%75.9% 
Fordham Rams
C. Gaston, F295-132-430512
R. Canty, F192-60-08054
B. Frazier, G403-86-665312
M. Thomas, G363-110-04326
J. Short, G295-120-041215
J. Myers202-60-11234
T. Leonard151-40-45022
R. Rhoomes120-10-05010
L. Zivkovic00-00-00000
Totals 21-618-1536112355
 34.4%53.3% 
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

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
Other games
DEP 57 Final
SYR 78
MICH 80 Final
PUR 75
OKST 76 Final
IAST 87
GTOWN 57 Final
NOVA 67
VANDY 40 Final
FLA 66
RICH 82 Final
VCU 93
STL 66 Final
XAV 77
GT 71 Final
MIAMI 69
UCLA 61 Final
WSU 73
NMEX 75 Final
NEV 62