Temple vs Charlotte

Temple 71, Charlotte 51

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Scootie Randall scored 18 points and Temple beat Charlotte 71-51 Sunday for the Owls' third straight victory.

Temple (19-8, 8-5 Atlantic 10 Conference) jumped to a 6-0 lead, but Charlotte tied it 12-12 9 1/2 minutes in. The Owls responded with a 10-2 run, then closed the half with a 7-2 stretch to lead 39-24 at the intermission.

Khalif Wyatt added 12 points and Jake O'Brien 10 for the Owls.

Temple completed a season sweep of Charlotte, also having beaten the 49ers 89-88 on Feb. 6.

Charlotte (18-8, 6-6) has dropped four of its past five, with the lone win an upset of then-No. 11 Butler on Feb. 13. Pierria Henry and Mike Thorne each had 10 points to lead the 49ers, who shot 27.4 percent (17 of 62), including a 1-of-12 showing from 3-point range.

Temple shot 48.3 percent (28 of 58) and hit 10 of 24 treys.

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Scoreboard
Temple (19-8) «393271
Charlotte (18-8)242751

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Temple Owls
R. Hollis-Jefferson, F303-72-25228
A. Lee, F212-30-07034
S. Randall, G367-121-162118
K. Wyatt, G345-120-037112
W. Cummings, G111-41-22133
T. DiLeo283-61-24219
J. O'Brien224-80-050310
D. Pepper142-40-02105
Q. DeCosey10-10-00000
D. Dingle10-00-00000
J. McDonnell10-00-00000
D. Watson11-10-00002
Totals 28-585-736151471
 48.3%71.4% 
Charlotte 49ers
W. Clayton, F252-40-25024
D. Clark, F91-50-07002
P. Henry, G383-144-443110
D. Ingram, G301-64-43016
E. Nickerson, G271-62-22014
C. Braswell241-62-26134
T. Williams214-130-04019
M. Thorne184-72-270010
I. Benkovic80-12-31002
Totals 17-6216-19424951
 27.4%84.2% 
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

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
 
Other games
PITT 63 Final
SJU 47
ILL 58 Final
MICH 71
BC 68 Final
DUKE 89
CINCY 41 Final
ND 62
MIST 60 Final
OHST 68