Ryquell Armstead ran for 108 yards and a touchdown, the Temple defense scored on two of its five turnovers and the Owls beat Tulsa 31-17 on Thursday night in an American Athletic Conference opener for both teams.
Tulsa QB Luke Skipper is stripped from behind by Temple's Sam Franklin and teammate Chapelle Russell recovers it to seal the win.
Tulsa's Corey Taylor II runs in a five-yard touchdown to shrink Tulsa's deficit to 28-17.
Down 28-10 early in the fourth, Cooper Edmiston intercepts Temple QB Anthony Russo to begin a Tulsa scoring drive.
Tulsa QB Luke Skipper is stripped and sacked by DE Quincy Roche who recovers the fumble and scores a 50-yard touchdown.
Anthony Russo connects with Randle Jones on a 41-yard gain and later tucks it and runs for a 1-yard touchdown and a Temple lead.
Saturday, September 25
|matchup||result||passing leader||rushing leader||receiving leader|
Texas Southern TXSO
|TUS 21, TXSO 14||A. Nelson 58||M. Gilbert 121||J. Anderson 38|
|Clark Atlanta CLK|
Arkansas-Pine Bluff ARPB
|ARPB 35, CLK 19||J. Boudreaux 212||J. Billings 110||R. Webber 162|
Alabama State ALST
Alcorn State ALCN
|ALCN 41, ALST 21||B. Bridge 225||G. Nash 135||T.C. McWilliams 115|
Alabama A&M AAMU
|AAMU 34, SOU 14||D. Mason 221||D. Mason 73||C. Allen 65|
Mississippi Valley State MVSU
Jackson State JKST
|JKST 43, MVSU 7||C. Therriault 374||S. Roberts 54||P. Cox 130|
|Grambling State GRAM|
Prairie View A&M PV
|GRAM 34, PV 17||K. Black 247||F. Warren 151||S. Stephens 94|