A solid night from senior guard Will Cummings and help from the Temple bench proved enough for the Owls to get by visiting Towson, 76-64, at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia on Wednesday night.
The two teams started the game a combined 3-for-26 from the field, but the Owls took a 25-20 lead into the half, and things started to heat up after the break.
The Temple advantage was at its largest at 48-33 with 11 minutes remaining, and though Towson got it down to as few as six with seven minutes to play, it got no closer.
Cummings had a season-high 22 points and junior wing Quenton DeCosey added 16.
Sophomore guard Josh Brown and freshman forward Obi Enechionyia...