Up Next: Temple


Nickname: Owls

Conference: American Athletic

Series: Temple leads 9-4

2013 Record: 1-9 (0-6 AAC)

Last Week: Temple lost to Central Florida 39-36

Connecticut Connection: Sophomore LB Tyler Matakevich is from Stratford and played at St. Joseph’s High School. In 10 games, Matakevich has 122 tackles

Notes & Notations: That head coach Matt Rhule, 38, is one of just 11 NCAA Division I coaches in his 30’s. Western Michigan’s P.J. Fleck (32) is the youngest.

Did You Know?: Freshman QB P.J. Walker, completed 26 of 44 passes for 382 yards and four touchdowns and also rushed for 41 yards and a TD in last week’s 39-36 loss to UCF.