Frank Nutile threw for 262 yards and three touchdowns and Temple beat Tulsa 43-22 on Saturday night to become bowl eligible.
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McKenzie Milton threw four touchdown passes and ran for a score as No. 14 Central Florida comfortably took care of business against Temple, winning 45-19 Saturday to stay unbeaten heading into a showdown with rival USF.
FPI: Knights hold edge over Owls
UCF is one of four remaining unbeaten FBS teams (Alabama, Miami, Wisconsin) and, according to FPI, has the best chance among those teams to enter the bowl season undefeated (49 percent). The Knights' nine-game winning streak is tied for their longest since joining the FBS in 1996.
Mike Couzens ESPN College Football
It was a pleasure meeting with Temple coach Geoff Collins today. He's got the Charlie Brown Christmas tree in his office. He says his team is the tree on the left right now, but in a few years will be the tree on the right.
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.
Frank Nutile threw for 289 yards and four touchdowns, and Temple's struggling offense awoke to beat Navy 34-26 on Thursday night.