Temple keeps bowl hopes alive with a 35-24 win at Cincinnati

From FOX Sports - November 10, 2017

CINCINNATI (AP)Frank Nutile threw for one touchdown and ran for other, Isaiah Wright had a 98-yard kickoff return and Temple kept its bowl hopes alive with a 35-24 win over Cincinnati on Friday night.

The Owls (5-5, 3-3 American) held off an inspired second-half effort by Cincinnati (3-7, 1-5) to get the win.

Hayden Moore threw a 29-yard pass to Thomas Geddis and Mike Boone had 28- and 21-yard runs on consecutive plays to make it a one score game with 7:40 left in the third quarter but Wright took the kickoff back 98 yards to separate the Owls from the Bearcats.Wright then threw a two-point conversion pass to Nutile on a trick play.

Nutile completed 19 of 30 passes for 224 yards.


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