Temple (9-5 overall, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) at Central Florida (10-3, 1-0)

When: Saturday, 4 p.m.

Television: ESPNU.

Coaches: Temple, Fran Dunphy (11th season, 223-125; overall, 533-288); UCF, Johnny Dawkins (1st season, 10-3; overall, 166-118).

Series: Temple leads, 5-2.

Previous series game:  Temple won 63-61 at home on Feb. 27, 2016.

Points per game: Temple, 72.6 ppg.; UCF, 70.5 ppg.

Opponents points per game: Temple, 70.5 ppg.; UCF, 58.3 ppg.

Up next:  Temple visits SMU on Jan. 4 at 9 p.m.; UCF hosts East Carolina, Jan. 3 at 7:15.

CENTRAL FLORIDA

Nov. 14 Nichols State, 80-54

Nov. 17 Mississippi State, 86-61*

Nov. 18 College of Charleston, 60-40*

Nov. 20 Villanova, 57-67*

Nov. 26 Seattle, 67-51

Nov. 30 Stetson, 81-45

Dec. 3 at UMass, 65-62

Dec. 10 Maryland Eastern Shore, 76-58

Dec. 12 Penn, 49-58

Dec. 15 at George Washington, 59-74

Dec. 18 Miami (Ohio) OT

21 Bethune-Cookman, 71-41

Dec. 28 at Tulane, 85-72

*College of Charleston Tournament

TEMPLE

Nov. 11 La Salle, 97-92 OT

Nov. 14 New Hampshire, 52-57

Nov. 17 at UMass, 67-70

Nov. 20 Manhattan, 88-67

Nov. 24 89-86 Florida State*

Nov. 25 81-77 West Virginia*

Nov. 30 at St. Joseph's, 78-72

Dec. 3 Penn, 70-62

Dec. 7 George Washington, 63-66

Dec. 10 DePaul, 74-65**

Dec. 13 at Villanova, 57-78

Dec. 17 NJIT, 68-63

Dec. 22 Yale, 83-77

Dec. 28 Cincinnati, 50-56

*NIT Season Tip-Off at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn

**Played in Miami

TEMPLE

Probable Starters

G Alani Moore, 5-10, Fr., 9.4 ppg., 2.0 apg.

G Shizz Alston Jr., 6-4, So. 12.4 ppg, 4.4 apg.

G Daniel Dingle, 6-7, r-Sr., 12.1 ppg., 4.4 rpg.

F Obi Enechionyia, 6-10, Jr. 15.5 ppg., 7.8 rpg., 2.35 bpg.

C Ernest Aflakpui, 6-10, So., 4.4 ppg., 6.1 rpg.

Key reserves

G Quinton Rose, 6-8, Fr., 10.1 ppg., 3.4 rpg.

F Mark Williams, 6-8, Sr., 4.2 ppg., 2.5 rpg.

C Damion Moore, 6-11, Fr., 2.0 ppg., 2.3 rpg.

CENTRAL FLORIDA

Probable Starters

G Nathan Laing, 6-0, r-Jr., 0.9 ppg., 1.2 rpg.

G Matt Williams, 6-5, r-Sr., 15.7 ppg., 5.7 rpg.

G/F Tank Efianayi, 6-6, Sr., 12.1 ppg., 5.4 rpg.

G/F A.J. Davis, 6-9, r-Jr., 7.6 ppg., 7.1 rpg.

C Tacko Fall, 7-6, So., 15.2 ppg., 11.8 rpg.

Key reserves

F Chad Brown, 6-9, So., 5.5 ppg., 3.5 rpg.

G Djordjijd Mumin, 6-5, Jr., 1.5 ppg., 1.9 rpg.

About Temple: In Wednesday's loss to No. 23 Cincinnati, Temple shot 16 for 60 from the field and 5 of 26 from three-point range...Daniel Dingle had a team-high 15 points, but shot 4 for 17 from the field...Obi Enechionyia is averaging just 7.5 points in his last four games...The Owls are shooting .370 from three-point range and .740 from the foul line...Josh Brown missed his third straight game with Achilles tendon soreness...Quinton Rose left the Cincinnati game with 13:23 left due to cramps...Alani Moore is averaging 13.2 points in his last four games...Shizz Alston is shooting 22 for 61 in his last six games.

About Central Florida: UCF leads the nation in field goal percentage defense, holding teams to 32.6 percent shooting....The Knights are fifth in the nation in scoring defense (58.3 ppg.)...Tacko Fall leads the country in field goal percentage (82.3 percent)...Fall has 103 career blocked shots...He has shot 18 for 18 from the field this year against two Philadelphia teams, Villanova and Penn...UCF leads the AAC and is third nationally in rebounding, 45.3 per game...UCF is suiting up just six scholarship players due to transfer and injury...B.J. Taylor is currently out with a hand injury and Chance McSpadden has been out for all of this season with a knee injury... Terrell Allen (Drexel), Dayon Griffin (La. Tech), Rokas Ulvydas (Texas Tech) and Aubrey Dawkins (Michigan) will all play next year after sitting out this season...Matt Williams leads the AAC with 3.7 three-point field goals per game...UCF is shooting .324 from three-point range and .664 from the foul line...Matt Williams had a team-high 21 points in Wednesday's win over Tulane.