Men's Basketball Falls To Temple, 61-50
Feb 8, 2003
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Temple survived a second-half surge by Massachusetts to post a 61-50 victory in an Atlantic 10 matchup Saturday at the Mullins Center.
Temple (7-12, 5-4 Atlantic 10), led 30-22 at the half and extended its lead to 44-30 in the second half.
Temple then went on its own 8-0 run, with Maurice Collins getting the last six points, to give the Owls a 56-45 cushion with less than two minutes to play.
Collins and David Hawkins led Temple with 16 points each. The Owls out-rebounded UMass, 44-26.
Anderson had six 3-pointers to lead Massachusetts with 18 points. Viggiano