Recap - Saint Joseph's Defeats Temple 70-69
|Recap - Saint Joseph's Defeats Temple 70-69|
Saint Joseph's got 18 points from Ronald Roberts, Jr. en route to a 70-69 victory over Temple on Saturday at Hagan Arena.
Bettors who backed Saint Joseph's were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.
Saint Joseph's got 16 points from Carl Jones and another 16 points from C.J. Aiken. Halil Kanacevic contributed 8 assists, while Ronald Roberts, Jr. cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Temple got a 34-point performance from Khalif Wyatt, who was supported by 11 points from Will Cummings. Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson had 3 assists in a losing cause for Temple, while Anthony Lee grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Temple were victorious, as the score was 37-34 at the break.
Saint Joseph's had a 39-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.