The UConn Huskies (14-12) took on the Temple Owls (14-12) on the campus of Temple University. The game went to a second overtime before The Owls pulled off a 93-88 victory. The hero for Temple was Monty Scott who nailed a long three-pointer with just twenty-one seconds remaining in the first overtime to get it knotted.
Scott finished the evening with 25 points to compliment Nate Pierre-Louis who drained 23 points. The Huskies forced extra time with Isaiah Whaley nailing a clutch shot with just :05 left in regulation. Whaley finished 18 points and 14 boards on 8 for 14 shooting. James Bouknight complimented with 16 points.
Christian Vital was the big story for UConn with 21 points to go along with 8 rebounds. Vital moved into the 18th position in All-Time UConn scoring history.