Jaylen Bond watched his statistical numbers more than double across the board as the Temple Owls made it to the semifinals of the NIT Tournament. Now, he’s going to have to take on a bigger role next year, and he could lead them further.
Penn State capitalized on five Temple turnovers, Akeel Lynch rushed for 130 yards and the Nittany Lions defeated the Owls 30-13 on Saturday to become bowl-eligible for the first time since 2011.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Matt McGloin threw for a career-high 318 yards and ran for two short scores, and linebacker Michael Mauti led another strong defensive effort to lead Penn State to a 24-13 win Saturday over Temple.
In a game that saw 10 lead changes during an intense second half, the Penn State Nittany Lions were eliminated from the NCAA tournament by the Temple Owls Thursday afternoon. It was the 92nd meeting between the two teams.