Scores

Final

Akron 47

(4-3, 2-2 away)

Temple 82

(7-2, 4-0 home)

    3:00 PM ET, December 12, 2010

    Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    AKR 15 3247
    TEM 40 4282

    Top Performers

    Akron: S. McNees 11 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Temple: M. Eric 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    Temple 82, Akron 47

    Associated Press

    PHILADELPHIA -- Micheal Eric scored 16 points to lead Temple to its fourth consecutive victory after an 82-47 rout of Akron on Sunday.

    The Owls (7-2) shot 17 for 27 in the first half (63 percent) and held Akron to 6 of 30 from the floor (20 percent) to take a commanding 40-15 halftime lead.

    Aaron Brown scored 13, Scootie Randall added 12 and Ramone Moore 10. Moore scored a career-high 30 points in Temple's 68-65 upset win over No. 10 Georgetown on Dec. 9.

    Temple ended the first half on a 30-5 run and scored 16 points off of nine turnovers.

    The Owls led 47-27 with 13:49 remaining in the game and used a 31-11 run to stretch their lead to 40 with 2:47 left to play.

    The Zips (4-3) were led by Steve McNess and Alex Abreu with 11 points apiece and were outrebounded 44-27.

    Akron finished the game 18 of 61 from the field (29.5 percent), including 8 for 28 from behind the 3-point line (28.6 percent).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AKR
    TEM
    Points 47 82
    FG Made-Attempted 18-61 (.295) 34-61 (.557)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-28 (.286) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-4 (.750) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 11 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 40

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