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No. 25 Temple dominates UConn
Jahad Thomas rushes for 119 yards and two scores in the Owls' 27-3 win over the Huskies to secure a spot in the American Athletic Conference's inaugural championship game.
The Owls never trailed at home on their way to clinching a date next Saturday with Houston with the American Athletic title going to the winner.
Jahad Thomas ran for 129 yards and two touchdowns and P.J. Walker threw for 160 yards and a score to help Temple beat UConn 27-3 on Saturday night.
No. 25 Temple takes out UConn, 27-3
The Owls controlled the game and emerged the AAC East Division champions over the Huskies. Up next for Temple: the AAC championship. Game summary
Temple rolls UConn for 10th victory
With a 27-3 win at home, the Owls earned their first 10-win season since 1979 and now look ahead to their matchup with Houston in the American Athletic Conference title game. Box score
Huskies get on the board
UConn kicker Bobby Puyol's 45-yard field goal is good. The Huskies chalk up their first points of the night late in the fourth against Temple, 27-3.
Thomas runs 60 yards for a TD
Jahad Thomas covered 60 yards to get to the end zone for another Temple touchdown. The Owls continue to dominate UConn, 27-0.
P.J. Walker completes a pass to Romond Deloatch for a 6-yard touchdown. Temple leads 20-0 at the end of the third quarter.
Another FG increases Temple's lead
Austin Jones' second field goal attempt of the night, this time from 37 yards out, is good. Temple continues to lead UConn, 13-0.
Owls increase lead over Huskies
Austin Jones' 20-yard field goal is good. Temple now leads 10-0.
Temple on the board first
Jahad Thomas ran for 9 yards to get the first touchdown of the night. Temple leads UConn, 7-0.
Watch: UConn vs. (25) Temple
The Huskies have won three straight games, including an upset of previously undefeated No. 19 Houston this past Saturday. It was the Huskies' first win over an AP-ranked opponent since a triple overtime win over No. 19 Louisville in November 2012. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN
Josh Moyer ESPN Staff Writer
According to AccuWeather, No. 25 Temple should experience periods of rain and some warmer-than-usual temperatures tonight. It's currently hovering near 60 degrees in Philadelphia, and the wind is moving north at about 5 mph. The game against UConn kicks off shortly.