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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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
SMU14-124-417
Cincinnati13-124-314
Houston9-518-863
UConn9-514-12102
Memphis8-618-9113
UCF8-717-10103
Tulsa6-812-14116
Temple5-1014-14106
E. Carolina5-1013-15225
Tulane2-135-22284
So. Florida1-147-19293

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton13-222-527
VCU12-222-526
Rhode Island10-518-947
Richmond10-516-1196
St. Bona.8-616-1095
George Mason8-718-10110
La Salle8-714-12107
Davidson7-814-12109
Geo. Wash.6-814-13132
Fordham6-812-15196
Saint Louis4-109-18250
UMass3-1113-14182
Saint Josephs3-1110-16166
Duquesne3-1110-17232
 
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SYR 78
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PUR 75
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GTOWN 57 Final
NOVA 67
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STL 66 Final
XAV 77
GT 71 Final
MIAMI 69
UCLA 61 Final
WSU 73
NMEX 75 Final
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