#TUWBB upsets Xavier in A-10 tournament action, 52-45

#TUWBB upsets Xavier in A-10 tournament action, 52-45

It was the perfect time to snap a losing streak for Temple women’s basketball, as the Owls stayed alive in the 2013 Buick Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Championship with a 52-45 win over seventh-seeded Xavier (13-16). The 10th-seeded Owls got a double-double from Victoria Macaulay in the win, her 12th of the season.

#14/14 @DaytonWbball has five players in double figures in 67-47 win

#14/14 @DaytonWbball has five players in double figures in 67-47 win

Five Flyers scored in double figures as the #14/14 University of Dayton women’s basketball team defeated Temple 67-47 Sunday at UD Arena in front of 3,055 fans. Dayton improves to 24-1 overall and 12-0 in the Atlantic 10; the Flyers have already clinched a bye in the first round of the A-10 Championship. Temple falls to 12-15 overall and 5-7 in the league.

Saint Joseph’s women’s basketball downs Temple in overtime, 49-41

Saint Joseph’s women’s basketball downs Temple in overtime, 49-41

Outscoring Temple 10-2 in overtime, the Saint Joseph’s women’s basketball team snapped its 13-game losing streak to the Owls with a 49-41 win Sunday afternoon at Hagan Arena. Saint Joseph’s got a combined 36 points from senior Ashley Prim (Ansonia, Conn./Kolbe Cathedral), redshirt sophomore Natasha Cloud (Broomall, Pa./Cardinal O’Hara) and redshirt senior Chatilla van Grinsven (Helmond, Netherland/Dr. Kippenberg College) as the Hawks improved to 18-6 overall and 9-1 in the Atlantic 10.

Temple women’s basketball holds off Rhode Island, 56-45

Temple women’s basketball holds off Rhode Island, 56-45

With a 12-1 run down the stretch of the second half, Temple women’s basketball was able to put the game out of reach for Rhode Island and come away with a 56-45 win on Wednesday afternoon. Sally Kabengano scored 14 points to lead the Owls (12-12, 5-4), while Victoria Macaulay notched her 10th double-double of the season with 13 points and a game-high 10 boards.

49ers defense shuts down Temple women’s basketball, 66-43

49ers defense shuts down Temple women’s basketball, 66-43

Charlotte did not allow a field goal for the final 12:21 and gave up just six more points, all at the foul line, in the next three minutes before shutting down Temple in the final stretch for a 66-43 victory Wednesday night in Atlantic 10 women’s basketball action inside Halton Arena. The 49ers outscored the Owls 20-6 after their last made field goal and 12-0 in the ending 9:26 to clinch their sixth-straight win and pick up their first win in the series since the 2009 A-10 Tournament semifinals

Temple women’s basketball holds off Penn in Big 5 action, 59-51

Temple women’s basketball holds off Penn in Big 5 action, 59-51

After building up a 24-point lead in the second half, Temple women’s basketball was able to hold off a rally by Penn (7-8) and defeat the Quakers on their home court, 59-51. The win improved the Owls’ record to 8-10 overall and 1-1 in the Big 5, while Penn finishes the city series with a record of 1-3.

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