The top-ranked Wildcats got off to slow starts in each half but limited the Friars to 37.1 percent shooting.
UConn coach and former NBA player Kevin Ollie, an ex-teammate of Rick Brunson, was asked to compare father and son after watching Jalen play for Villanova.
Can the Hawks still be a factor in the Atlantic Ten? And in the American, is that some resilience we're seeing from Temple?
The Owls lost to Cincinnati earlier this month on a buzzer beater and now will try to snap the Bearcats' 36-game home winning streak.
The St. Joseph's Hawks will look to make it three wins in a row when they visit St. Bonaventure. La Salle and Temple also will play.
Top-ranked Villanova returns to the Wells Fargo Center to take on Providence in a Big East matchup.
King recorded 16.5 sacks while leading Woodrow Wilson to the SJ Group 3 title game.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Nick Sherod and Jacob Gilyard connected on consecutive 3-pointers as Richmond broke away from a tied game in the last 1:11 to defeat La Salle, 82-74, Saturday, pushing its win streak to three games.
Obi Enechionyia led Temple with 15 points while Shizz Alston scored 14.
The top-ranked Wildcats took control with an 18-2 run to close the first half and coasted in the second.
Former coach turned television analyst Steve Lappas says Villanova is the most consistent team in the nation
The Jayhawks had been struggling but have won four straight, including a victory at West Virginia, with the help of a four-guard lineup.
The Dragons fell to 7-13 on the season after losing to the Tigers.