Recap - Cincinnati Defeats Temple 80-76
|Recap - Cincinnati Defeats Temple 80-76|
Temple was scorched by Sean Kilpatrick for 29 points as Cincinnati defeated them 80-76 in NCAA action on Sunday.
Cincinnati won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread.
Cincinnati got 15 points from Shaquille Thomas and another 9 points from Titus Rubles. Troy Caupain contributed 9 assists, while Sean Kilpatrick cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Temple got 33 points from Dalton Pepper in a losing cause and another 14 points from Will Cummings. Will Cummings contributed 5 assists for them, while Anthony Lee had 6 rebounds.
Cincinnati hit the break leading 36-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Temple won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-31.