Bonnies defense shows up just in time

Bonnies defense shows up just in time

With each pass and catch, the Bulls looked inside to McCrea, but each time there was Simmons maintaining position between his opponent and the ball. The two shifted and pivoted in and out of the lane seeking to gain leverage on the other. Finally, McCrea relented, stepping out on the perimeter to receive a pass. By that time it was too late, and the buzzer sounded for a shot clock violation…

McCrea earned Temple’s attention

McCrea earned Temple’s attention

In seven games prior to Wednesday, McCrea averaged 17 points and six rebounds. He had hit better than 53 percent (42-78) of his his field goals and averaged six free throws per game. Not to mention the big man had handed out 19 assists while committing 17 turnovers…