Texas Defeats Temple 81-80 - Recap
Texas earned an 81-80 victory over Temple on Saturday, getting 16 points from Jonathan Holmes at Wells Fargo Center.
Texas won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as underdogs.
Texas got 15 points from Isaiah Taylor and another 11 points from Cameron Ridley. Javan Felix contributed 5 assists, while Jonathan Holmes cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Temple got 23 points from Anthony Lee in a losing cause and another 20 points from Dalton Pepper. Quenton DeCosey contributed 7 assists for them, while Anthony Lee had 14 rebounds.
Texas led at halftime, 48-37.
Texas had a 54-43 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.