Temple Defeats Saint Joseph's 77-70 - Recap

Levan Shawn Alston Jr. scored 15 points leading Temple to a 77-70 victory over Saint Joseph's at Hagan Arena on Saturday.

Temple was the ATS victor, as they covered the +3.0-point spread as an underdog.

Temple got 15 points from Quinton Rose and another 9 points from De'Vondre Perry. Levan Shawn Alston Jr. contributed 6 assists, while Nate Pierre-Louis cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

Saint Joseph's got 23 points from Jared Bynum in a losing cause and another 18 points from Charles Brown, Jr.. Jared Bynum contributed 5 assists for them, while Taylor Funk had 13 rebounds.

Temple was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Temple had a 39-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Next game, Temple takes its act on the road to face Villanova looking for another win. For Saint Joseph's, they head on the road to face Princeton.