NCAAB Game Recap - Temple at Central Florida
Tue Dec 31, 2019 2:00 PM EST

BC
49
Duke
88
F
Butl
60
StJon
58
F
GaTec
58
FlaSt
70
F
Hartfo
68
BGSU
81
F
Temp
62
UCF
58
F
GrgWas
51
Vermt
76
F
Morg
82
CSNor
93
F
NrthIA
70
IlSt
76
F
UCRiv
56
AF
105
F
Mia-FL
73
Clem
68
F(OT)
Evans
52
MOSt
65
F
GTown
60
Prov
76
F
FlaAM
70
IaSt
68
F
Rider
37
Wisc
65
F
Drake
72
Brad
80
F

Dec 31, 2019, 2:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Temple (9-3)

28

34

62

Central Florida (9-4)

33

25

58

Rose scores 16 to lead Temple over UCF 62-58
Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:58 PM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Quinton Rose had 16 points as Temple narrowly defeated Central Florida 62-58 on Tuesday in the first American Athletic Conference matchup of the season for both teams.

Temple won its league opener for the first time since 2015-16, which was the same season the Owls last won at UCF.

De'Vondre Perry had 11 points for Temple (9-3, 1-0 AAC). Nate Pierre-Louis added 3 points and 11 rebounds.

Dre Fuller Jr. had 14 points for the Knights (9-4, 0-1). Ceasar DeJesus added 12 points and six assists, and Collin Smith had 10 points.

Temple faces Tulsa on the road on Friday. Central Florida takes on Houston on the road on Friday.

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Leaders

Temple PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Scott 0 0 2 2 0 0
Q. Rose 16 0 3 6 3 0
Central Florida PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
F. Bertz 0 0 0 0 0 0
M. Milon 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

Temp UCF
Points For 62 58
Field Goals 20/53-38% 24/57-42%
Three Pointers 7/21-33% 6/24-25%
Free Throws 15/23-65% 4/10-40%
Offensive Rebounds 13 9
Defensive Rebounds 28 24
Rebounds 48 36
Blocks 4 4
Steals 12 8
Turnovers 17 16
Personal Fouls 15 17
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Temp Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Tue Dec 31 Temp 62 @ UCF 58 D. Moore 2 I. Doumbia 2

Game Information

Stadium: CFE Federal Credit Union Arena, Orlando, Florida
Attendance: 4,098
Game Time: