ScheduleAll times ET

2015-16 Schedule
1-3, 10th in American
Utah fends off Temple (1:16)
Butler takes down Temple (0:31)
Defense leads way for Butler in win (0:59)

Temple giving Butler a run for its money

Butler is far short of its blistering early-season scoring pace so far in Puerto Rico. This Obi Enechionyia 3-pointer has the Owls down by just 4 early in the second half on ESPN2.


No. 22 Butler holds slim lead over Temple

After 144- and 93-point outputs in their first two games, the Bulldogs have been limited to 35 points in the first half vs. Temple. Kellen Dunham extended Butler's lead to 35-31 on this jumper just before the buzzer. (Live on ESPN2)

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Temple tries to cool (22) Butler

Butler is one of the biggest stories in college hoops after it shot over 60 percent from the field in two wins. Kellen Dunham is averaging 17.5 PPG as a spot in the Puerto Rico Tipoff championship is on the line. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN


Meeks leads Page-less UNC in opener

With Marcus Paige out, Kennedy Meeks scored 25 points and recorded 11 rebounds in No. 1 UNC's 91-67 victory over Temple.

Meeks leads Page-less UNC in opener (1:00)
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Every team in the nation ranked

Nos. 66-70:

  • 66. VCU
  • 67. Colorado
  • 68. Tennessee
  • 69. Temple
  • 70. Alabama
Ranking every CBB team

Expect improvements from competitive AAC (2:41)
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Bracket breakdown: Puerto Rico Tip-Off

With the mix of conferences involved the winner will take some early bragging rights back home and possibly even bag some RPI points for the league.

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Sources: Puerto Rico Tip-Off features Butler, Utah

Big East surprise Butler and a Sweet 16 Utah are the two headliners of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off and could be headed for a title-game showdown, based on matchups that multiple sources confirmed.

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Looking ahead: Temple Owls

After a near-miss last season, Temple is poised to make a return visit to the NCAA tournament.

Miami reaches NIT final

Sheldon McClellan scored 12 of his 16 points in the second half as the Hurricanes rallied past Temple to secure a spot in the NIT championship game with a 60-57 win.


Miami reaches NIT championship

Quenton DeCosey's potential game-tying 3 hit the back of the iron as the Hurricanes held off Temple to make the NIT final at Madison Square Garden. Sheldon McClellan led the U with 16 points and 11 rebounds. Box score

Team Stats

Points Per Game69.8Tied-264th
Rebounds Per Game36.3Tied-226th
Assists Per Game13.5Tied-184th
Points Allowed77.3Tied-237th