The Cincinnati Bearcats women’s basketball team snapped a two-game winning streak on Sunday. UC fell 78-70 to the Temple Owls in Philadelphia.
The Bearcats were tied at 57 heading into the fourth quarter but Temple went on a 12-0 run to start the final frame. Senior co-captain and guard Aliya Butts guide the Owls to victory, posting 23 points on 7 of 19 shooting. Mia Davis provided a strong low-post presence for Temple, pumping in 17 points and garnering 13 rebounds.
The Bearcats return to action on Wednesday night, playing host to the Tulsa Hurricane at 7 PM at the Fifth Third Arena. Check back with Down the Drive for full coverage of the contest.