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 24
|matchup||result||passing leader||rushing leader||receiving leader|
|Missouri MIZ||OKLA 38, MIZ 28||L. Jones 448||H. Josey 133||R. Broyles 154|
|#7 Oklahoma State OKST||OKST 30, TA&M 29||B. Weeden 438||J. Randle 83||J. Cooper 123|
#17 Baylor BAY
|BAY 56, RICE 31||R. Griffin III 338||T. Ganaway 89||K. Wright 108|
|Kansas State KSU||KSU 28, MIAMI 24||J. Harris 272||J. Hubert 166||T. Benjamin 91|
|Nevada NEV||TTU 35, NEV 34||S. Doege 222||C. Fajardo 139||R. Matthews 107|