Temple 73, Rhode Island 56
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP)
Khalif Wyatt added 16 points for the Owls (17-5, 6-2 Atlantic 10), who extended their longest winning streak this season to six games.
Temple never trailed in the contest, jumping out to a 27-11 lead in the first half after back-to-back layups by Anthony Lee. The Owls pushed their advantage to 19 points - their largest of the game - when Wyatt knocked down two free throws with 3:05 left to play.
Temple shot 51.8 percent (29 of 56) from the floor, holding Rhode Island to 36 percent (18 of 50).