Scores

Final

Temple 73

(3-2, 2-1 away)

Buffalo 83

(3-2, 1-1 home)

4:00 PM ET, November 29, 2008

Alumni Arena, Buffalo, New York

1 2 T
TEM 39 3473
BUFF 33 5083

Top Performers

Temple: D. Christmas 25 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast

Buffalo: C. Betts 18 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Buffalo 83, Temple 73

Associated Press

AMHERST, N.Y. -- Calvin Betts led Buffalo with 18 points as the Bulls rallied for an 83-73 win over Temple Saturday.

Betts? lay-up gave the Bulls a 64-62 lead with 4:41 left to play and sparked a late game-clinching 14-4 run for Buffalo.

Betts also had seven rebounds, while Greg Gamble scored 15 points. Max Boudreau scored 9 of his 11 points in the second half comeback.

Andy Robinson -- who scored 13 points and grabbed four rebounds -- gave Buffalo (3-2) its first lead with a slam dunk with 9:49 left after trailing by as many as 14.

Temple?s (3-2) Dionte Christmas scored a game-high 25 points and had six rebounds and five assists.

Ryan Brooks scored another 13 points for Temple, and center Sergio Olmos, making his first start after being sidelined with an ankle injury, played 27 minutes and scored 12 points.

Temple led 39-33 at halftime. The Owls shot 29-55 for the game, but went just 8-of-22 on three-point attempts.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TEM
BUFF
Points 73 83
FG Made-Attempted 29-55 (.527) 29-54 (.537)
3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 5-9 (.556)
FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 20-25 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 14 12

2008-09 Season

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