By Annie Ross
Brandon Mahan’s 18 points led visiting Central Florida past Temple 65-48 in the AAC opener.
Darin Green Jr. had 17 points for Central Florida (7-2). Tyem Freeman added 14 points and seven rebounds. C.J. Walker had 12 rebounds.
Temple totaled 19 points in the first half, a season low for the team.
Jeremiah Williams had 11 points for the Owls (6-5). Damian Dunn added 10 points. Jahlil White had six rebounds.