PHILADELPHIA -- Khalif Wyatt scored 17 points, dished out six assists and had six rebounds to lead Temple over Charlotte 76-67 on Wednesday night.
It was Wyatt's fourth start in place of Juan Fernandez, who sat out with a bruised left knee.
Temple led 30-23 at halftime as seven of its eight players who saw action scored in the first half.
Charlotte (9-11, 1-5) cut it to 34-30, but the Owls responded with a 16-6 run, including 11 unanswered points. Allen's layup put Temple ahead 47-32 with 12:59 to play.