By Jenny Masters
Damian Dunn scored 18 points in Temple’s 65-57 win over Tulane 65-57.
Jake Forrester added 17 points and 10 rebounds for Temple (3-3, 2-3 American Athletic Conference). De’Vondre Perry added 10 points and seven rebounds. J.P. Moorman II had nine rebounds, four assists and six points.
The Owls extended a 28-26 halftime lead by scoring the first 11 points after intermission with Forrester scoring eight. Temple held Tulane scoreless for the first 5:39 of the second half and the Green Wave never got closer than seven the rest of the way.
Jaylen Forbes had 14 points for the Green Wave (6-4, 1-4). Sion James added 13 points.