Meet the opponent: Temple

*This is the 6th meeting between the schools, and the first as Big East members. The series began in 1980 and the Owls lead 3-2.

*The Cards have won the last 2 meetings, winning 62-0 in 2006 in Philadelphia and 21-12 in 2003 at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. Temple won the first 3 meetings in 1980, 1982, and 1983.

*Charlie Strong, Temple head coach Steve Addazio, and Temple defensive coordinator Chuck Heater were on Florida’s staff from 2005-2009.

Temple 2012 OVERALL FBS RANKINGS

PASSING YARDS

132.7   120th Overall
 

RUSHING YARDS

161.7   66th Overall
 

POINTS FOR

23.1   93rd Overall
 

POINTS AGAINST

27.7   67th Overall

 

Temple 2012 Team Leaders

PASSING COMP ATT YDS TD
C. Coyer 77 140 870 8
C. Granger 3 6 59 0
RUSHING CAR YDS AVG TD
M. Harris 106 463 4.4 4
C. Coyer 95 354 3.7 2
RECEIVING REC YDS AVG TD
J. Fitzpatrick 22 291 13.2 2
C. Booth 12 108 9.0 3

 

2012 Big East STANDINGS

TEAM CONF OVR
Rutgers 4-0 7-1
#10 Louisville 3-0 8-0
Syracuse 3-1 4-4
Temple 2-2 3-4
Cincinnati 1-1 5-2
Pittsburgh 1-3 4-4
Connecticut 0-3 3-5
South Florida 0-4 2-6

 

Temple 2012 Schedule

DATE OPPONENT RESULT/TIME RECORD
Fri, Aug 31 vs Villanova W 41-10 1-0 (0-0)
Sat, Sept 8 vs Maryland L 36-27 1-1 (0-0)
Sat, Sept 22 @ Penn St L 24-13 1-2 (0-0)
Sat, Oct 6 vs South Florida W 37-28 2-2 (1-0)
Sat, Oct 13 @ Connecticut W 17-14 OT 3-2 (2-0)
Sat, Oct 20 vs #15 Rutgers L 35-10 3-3 (2-1)
Sat, Oct 27 @ Pittsburgh L 47-17 3-4 (2-2)
Sat, Nov 3 @ #10 Louisville 12:00 PM ET  
Sat, Nov 10 vs Cincinnati TBD  
Sat, Nov 17 @ Army 12:00 PM ET  
Fri, Nov 23 vs Syracuse TBD  

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