Jesse Morgan scored 15 points and Temple sank 10 3-pointers in taking an 86-62 victory over UCF on Wednesday night.
Police will be patrolling the streets Friday night to provide extra police presence during Yom Kippur.
Following recent messages of hate targeting South Florida’s Jewish community, local authorities are planning to beef up security for Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, which is next week.
Quenton DeCosey hit a one-handed floater as time expired, lifting Temple to a 66-65 victory against South Florida on Saturday.
The atheists are approved but the Satanists must sit and wait a little longer.
With a touch more than two minutes to play, Temple looked as if it was going to pull off one of the biggest upsets of the season. And then it all fell apart.
Jews around South Florida will mark Yom Kippur, Judaism’s day of atonement, Friday.
Powered by former Northwestern High School quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, the Louisville Cardinals are the overwhelming pick to win the American Athletic Conference, formerly known as the Big East Conference, in 2013.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
Marcus Green’s blocked a late field goal attempt and Montel Harris scored two touchdowns to lead Temple to a 37-28 victory over South Florida in a Big East Conference matchup on Saturday.