With the loss, East Carolina drops to 9-8 and 1-3 in the AAC conference.
Next, the Pirates host a 12-4 Houston team, who are 3-1 in the AAC.
Notable Statistics from the game
- ECU shot 42 percent from the field and 21 percent from the three-point line
- The Prates were out-rebounded 39-28 by the Owls
- East Carolina had less turnovers and more blocks than Temple
- No starter on ECU's team made a three-point shot
- The leading scorer for the Pirates was Kentrell Barkley with nine points and six rebounds
- ECU has now lost seven games by double-digits this year
- The team falls to seventh place in the American conference