By Harry Allison
Khalif Battle scored 26 points, including nine in overtime, as Temple took down UCF 77-70.
Battle also added seven rebounds for the Owls (14-9, 8-2 American Athletic Conference). Jamille Reynolds added 16 points while going 7 of 9 and 2 of 6 from the free throw line, and he also had five rebounds. Hysier Miller recorded 13 points and shot 5 for 10, including 2 for 5 from beyond the arc.
Ithiel Horton finished with 13 points and six rebounds for the Knights (13-8, 4-5). Lahat Thioune added 13 points and four steals for UCF. In addition, Darius Johnson had 12 points, four assists and two steals.