No. 20 Temple hands Richmond third straight loss

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Candice Dupree scored 16 points and Khadija Bowens added 15 to lead No. 20 Temple to a 65-46 victory over Richmond on Friday night.

The Owls (16-5, 7-2 Atlantic 10) never trailed and led by as many as 26 points when Bowens converted a three-point play with 8:19 remaining.

Kamesha Hairston and Ashley Morris scored eight points apiece for Temple, which defeated Richmond for the fifth straight time and improved to 7-0 this season against teams with losing records.

Araceli Gil led the Spiders (8-14, 3-7) with 12 points, and Sarah Williams added 10. Richmond lost its third straight overall.

The Spiders shot 27 percent in the first half and trailed 31-17. They opened the second half by hitting two of their first 15 shots and fell behind 48-24. Temple outrebounded Richmond 38-33.