Temple vs Charlotte

Temple 79, Charlotte 57

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Senior guard Ramone Moore pumped in 18 points as Temple hammered Charlotte 79-57 Wednesday night to earn the Owls' first win at Halton Arena.

Temple had lost its four previous meetings on Charlotte's home court, but left no doubt about this one.

The Owls (14-5, 3-2 Atlantic 10 Conference) jumped out to a 17-1 lead behind a pair of early 3-pointers from Moore. The 49ers missed their first 12 shots from the field. By halftime Temple had stretched its lead to 38-18 after shooting 50 percent from the field compared to Charlotte's 19 percent.

Temple's Aaron Brown added 16 points and Khalif Wyatt 12.

The Owls led by as many as 33 in the second half.

Javarris Bennett had 14 points to lead Charlotte (10-9, 2-4), which will be without starting freshman point guard Pierria Henry for at least two weeks after he sprained his left knee in practice Monday.

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Scoreboard
Temple (14-5) «384179
Charlotte (10-9)183957

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Temple Owls
R. Hollis-Jefferson, F244-70-07038
A. Lee, F120-24-44134
J. Fernandez, G313-72-226210
R. Moore, G307-122-222218
K. Wyatt, G304-72-326012
A. Brown226-91-321216
T. DiLeo201-20-00212
M. Eric173-50-09226
W. Cummings40-00-20000
J. McDonnell40-10-00020
J. Godino31-10-20003
N. Pendergast30-00-00000
Totals 29-5311-1832201779
 54.7%61.1% 
Charlotte 49ers
D. Mayfield, F334-91-282210
E. Nickerson, F291-62-21144
C. Braswell, C333-126-771212
J. Briscoe, G272-81-25016
T. Williams, G150-30-01030
J. Barnett334-93-350114
D. Green181-30-00312
I. Ivankovic71-11-11123
C. Lewis41-30-00113
L. Bradbury11-10-01003
Totals 18-5514-173191757
 32.7%82.4% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island6-014-311
Davidson5-110-7133
Duquesne4-213-6229
VCU3-311-8134
UMass3-310-9158
Dayton3-39-997
George Mason3-39-10197
Saint Josephs3-38-9177
Richmond3-35-13219
St. Bona.2-412-641
Geo. Wash.2-49-10194
Saint Louis2-49-10180
La Salle2-48-11162
Fordham1-56-12273

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Western Ky.6-014-534
Old Dominion5-114-499
Middle Tenn.5-113-535
Marshall4-213-6118
UAB4-213-6159
North Texas3-310-9193
FAU3-39-9209
So. Miss3-410-10210
UT-San Antonio2-49-10282
FIU2-48-11286
UTEP2-47-11318
La. Tech2-511-9138
Charlotte1-55-12301
Rice1-54-15325
 
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