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Drexel 54

(0-2, 0-2 away)

Temple 66

(3-0, 2-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 19, 2005

    1 2 T
    DREX 25 2954
    TEM 41 2566

    Dupree's double-double helps Temple past Drexel

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Candice Dupree had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead Temple (No. 19 ESPN/USA Today; No. 21 AP) to a 66-54 win over Drexel on Saturday night.

    Ten players scored for Temple (3-0). Candice Burrows finished with nine points and Kamesha Hairston scored eight.

    Nicole Hester led Drexel (0-2) with 19 points and seven rebounds. Catherine Scanlon chipped in with 16 points and 10 rebounds.

    Temple raced to a 7-0 lead and led 41-25 at the break. Dupree scored 10 points in the first half.

    Temple didn't have a turnover in the first half and shot 53.3 percent, including 50 percent from 3-point range.

    Dupree converted a three-point place with 11:45 left to give the Owls their biggest lead at 55-32.

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