By Jerry Wein
Da’Shawn Phillip’s 18 points led Maryland-Eastern Shore past Temple 86-78.
Phillip shot 7 for 10, including 2 for 5 from beyond the arc for the Hawks (5-7). Nathaniel Pollard Jr. scored 14 points and added 10 rebounds and five assists. Donchevell Nugent recorded 13 points and was 4 of 7 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 3 for 4 from the line.
The Owls (6-7) were led in scoring by Khalif Battle, who finished with 15 points, eight rebounds, six assists and four steals. Temple also got 15 points and four assists from Zach Hicks.