Recap: Fordham vs. Temple
Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - Khalif Wyatt tallied 19 points and 11 rebounds as the Temple Owls dismissed the Fordham Rams, 74-55, in Atlantic 10 Conference action at Rose Hill Gym.
Wyatt shot 10-of-10 from the foul line for Temple (22-8, 10-5 A-10), which has won six straight games. Anthony Lee also recorded a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds, while Scootie Randall and Jake O'Brien netted 14 and 10 points, respectively.
For Fordham (6-24, 2-13), Jeffrey Short led the way with 15 points on 5-of-10 from 3-point range. Branden Frazier and Chris Gaston poured in 12 points apiece for the Rams, who extended their losing streak to 10 games.
Temple shot just 35.7 percent from the field in the first half, but Fordham was even worse at 25 percent, as the Owls took a 28-17 lead into intermission.
The Owls pulled away in the second half by improving their field goal efficiency to 48.4 percent.
Temple outscored Fordham at the foul line, 22-8.Game Notes