Temple will come into Annapolis on a seven-game winning streak to take on Wake Forest, which lost two of its final eight games, in the Military Bowl.
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Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer
Favorites won 6 of the 8 major conference title games, but the ViewFromVegas is underdogs were 5-3 ATS. Temple (AAC) and Penn State (Big 10) pulled the outright upsets while Ohio (MAC), Wyoming (Mountain West) and Virginia Tech (ACC) also covered in losses.
The Temple Owls earned their first AAC title on Saturday, and the players, coaches and fans didn't hold back in celebrating this milestone for the program.
Phillip Walker threw two touchdown passes, Temple's defense stuffed Navy's running game, and the Owls claimed their first American Athletic Conference title with a 34-10 victory Saturday.
Interception is dagger for No. 19 Navy
Temple's Haason Reddick picks off Navy QB Zach Abey, and the Owls added a touchdown soon after. Temple cruised in the AAC title game, 34-10.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Matt Rhule and Temple closing in on an AAC title and consecutive 10-win seasons. It's a amazing accomplishment at a program that didn't have a winning record between 1991 and 2009. Is any Group of 5 team playing better than the Owls right now?
Midshipmen aren't giving up in AAC title
Navy QB Zach Abey takes it 47 yards to the Temple 17-yard line. The Midshipmen would score on the drive, but they still trail 24-10.
Thomas makes incredible juggling catch
Temple's Jahad Thomas maintains concentration to come up with a wonderful catch. At halftime of the AAC title game, the Owls lead No. 19 Navy 24-3.
Navy finally on the board with field goal
Bennett Moehring makes this 23-yard field goal, but the 19th-ranked Midshipmen trail Temple 21-3 and starting QB Will Worth has left the game with an apparent injury.
Temple @ Wake Forest Demon Deacons
Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium - Tue 12/27