Cincinnati Vs. Temple 2012: Game Time, TV Schedule, Odds And More

Patrick McDermott

Bearcats look for seventh win against struggling Owls.

The Cincinnati Bearcats play to keep their remote Big East title hopes alive Saturday afternoon when they take on the Temple Owls at Philadelphia's Lincoln Financial Field. The Bearcats are 10-point road favorites.

Cincinnati stopped a two-game losing streak with a 35-24 win over Syracuse last week, taking the Bearcats to 6-2 overall this season and 2-1 in conference play. While the team remains behind 4-0 Louisville and Rutgers, it has four Big East games left, with three against the conference's bottom three teams. Quarterback Munchie Legaux has cooled off since his 376-yard performance against Virginia Tech briefly hoisted him into the Heisman race, but the junior signalcaller has thrown for 1,716 yards and 13 touchdowns on the season, with an additional 335 yards and four touchdowns on the ground.

Temple has stumbled to a 3-5 overall record in its first season back in the Big East. The Owls have suffered three straight blowout losses, including last week's 45-17 defeat at the hands of Louisville. Junior quarterback Chris Coyer has struggled, completing only 79-of-148 pass attempts for 890 yards, and the Temple passing game ranks 121st among FBS programs.

Kickoff is scheduled for noon Eastern, with the Big East Network and ESPN3 broadcasting the game.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Cleveland

You must be a member of SB Nation Cleveland to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Cleveland. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.