After Sunday's loss to Houston, Temple has virtually no margin for error.
The Explorers will look to pull an upset Tuesday night at Tom Gola Arena
Washington scored 20 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, both career highs.
La Salle, Drexel, Villanova, St. Joseph's and Penn will all be playing.
The Quakers lost to Princeton by 20, and the Explorers couldn't keep up with Fordham.
Villanova is shooting 40.8 percent from three-point range to lead the Big East.
Statistical history shows you need a top defense to win an NCAA hoops title. The Wildcats rank 48th by one measurement.
The Explorers will try to break a two-game losing streak when they host the Bonnies, who have won six straight.
The former La Salle basketball star and his wife died in a car crash Jan. 31.
Jamir Moultrie, who turned down late interest from Georgetown and Georgia to join La Salle, has adjusted to life as a college player after early struggles.
Villanova's Omari Spellman has shown an ability to play inside and outside. Also, Temple is finding a way to win close games.
The Owls have gotten back into the fringes of the NCAA Tournament conversation.
Both the Explorers and Hawks will be desperate for a victory when they meet Saturday at Tom Gola Arena.