Owls Lose to Pirates, 67-63

The Temple Owls (14-13) made a road trip to the Minges Coliseum to battle the East Carolina Pirates (11–17) on Sunday evening.

The shooting game was dismal for the visitors who went 22/62 from the field (35.5%), 6 for 24 (25%) from three point land and only 13 of 26 (50%) from the line.

Quinton Rose dropped 15 points with James Scott helping out with 12.

The Pirates were not much better with a 39.7% from the field, off of a 23 of 58 performance.

Their three pointers went at 26.7% due to a 4 for 15.

The difference maker was from the line. ECU dropped 17 of 24 (70.8%) to seal the 67-63 victory.

The Pirates were led with a double double from Jayden Garner’s 29 point, 13 boards output.

JJ Miles added 11 points with Tristen Newton helping out with 10.

ECU has the edge in rebounds, 41-37.

Kevin Neibauer
Kevin Neibauer

Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.

Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.

A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.