Nic Moore scored 18 points, Ryan Manuel hit two critical 3-pointers and SMU rallied from 10 points down in the second half to beat Temple 67-58 Thursday night.
Larry Brown walked off a winner like he did so many times before in Philadelphia, the SMU faithful that packed the rows behind the bench roaring in appreciation.
SMU defeated Temple 75-52 on Thursday behind Markus Kennedy’s 14 points and 9 rebounds and Shawn Williams’ 14 points. Saturday is a date with No. 7 Cincinnati.
The Mustangs and Owls now are trying to win consecutive regular-season games for the first time since the middle of the 2012 season.