NCAA Game Summary - Detroit at Temple
(Thursday, February 28)
Final Score: Temple 83, Detroit 78
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Khalif Wyatt tallied 20 points and seven
assists to lead the Temple Owls to an 83-78 win over the Detroit Titans in a
rescheduled non-conference matchup at the Liacouras Center.
Scootie Randall netted 18 points for Temple (20-8), while Rahlir Hollis-
Jefferson contributed his third double-double of the season with 13 points and
12 rebounds. Jake O'Brien added 16 points on a perfect 6-of-6 from the field
off the bench.
Ray McCallum finished with 21 points, seven rebounds and six assists for
Detroit (19-11) which lost for the second time in its last three games. Jason
Calliste had 19 points while Doug Anderson and Nick Minnerath added 17 and 15
Detroit broke an 8-8 tie early on with a 9-0 run on baskets from four
different players. The Titans also made 5-of-8 from behind the arc in the
first half while the hometown Owls managed just 3-of-15 from long range. Wyatt
was held scoreless in the period on 0-of-6 from the floor as Detroit led at
After struggling from behind the arc in the opening 20 minutes, Temple found
the range in the second half. The hosts hit 7-of-13 from outside as Wyatt came
alive, netting all 20 of his points in the second period including 12 of the
last 14 points for the Owls.
Temple improved to 1-1 all-time against Detroit.
02/28 22:10:33 ET
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