UCLA downs Temple

UCLA downs Temple

Akeem Ayers' 2-yard interception return for a touchdown with 6:06 remaining lifted UCLA past Temple 30-21 in the EagleBank Bowl in Washington on Tuesday.

UCLA covered as 4.5-point favorites, while the teams played OVER the 44-point total set by oddsmakers.

Kevin Prince was 16-of-31 for 221 yards with two TDs and a pick for the Bruins, as Nelson Rosario caught four passes for 66 yards with a score for UCLA.

Matt Brown ran for 83 yards on 20 carries with a touchdown for Temple, while Vaughn Charlton went 13-of-23 for 159 yards with a TD toss and two interceptions for the Owls.