In a Big 5 thriller between St. Joe’s and Temple at the Liacouras Center tonight, Phil Martelli and the Hawks came away victorious in a one point overtime win, 66-65.
St. Joe’s was led by DeAndre Bembry with 17 points, 13 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals, and 2 blocks. Isaiah Miles additionally tallied 12 points and 15 rebounds in 42 minutes. Obi Enechionyia had a game high 25 points and added 13 rebounds for the Owls.
The Hawks will look to build off of this win next Saturday when they take on Illinois State. On the contrary, Fran Dunphy and his Owls will look to get back to their winning ways against Delaware State.
-Temple loses to Penn State in the first round of the NIT tournament