St. Joseph's featured a balanced scoring attack in defeating Atlantic Ten Conference rival Dayton, 81-65.
The Wildcats play at Georgetown and new head coach Patrick Ewing. Temple, La Salle and St. Joe's are at home.
Temple freshman Nate Pierre-Louis was named this week's American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week after scoring a career-high 23 points in Saturday's 75-72 overtime loss to visiting Memphis.
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - Luwane Pipkins scored 27 points and made all six of his free throws in the final 35 seconds and Massachusetts completed a comeback win and beat Saint Joseph's 72-69 on Sunday.
UMass sophomore guard Luwane Pipkins is coming off a career-high 44-point performance on Wednesday in his team's overtime win over La Salle.
Wednesday night's action is highlighted by a Wells Fargo Center showdown between No. 1 Villanova and No. 10 Xavier.
Johnson, the leading scorer in the A-10, missed three games with an ankle injury and came back Saturday but ran out of gas.
The Owls have suffered five straight losses, in all shapes and sizes, including four to start play in the American Athletic Conference.
Behind 24 points from James Demery and 23 from Shavar Newkirk, the Hawks led by as many as 17 points and managed to pick up the Atlantic 10 victory.
The evening's college basketball action finds St. Joseph's hosting VCU and La Salle traveling to Rhode Island.
Brown suffered the injury last October but doctors have found the broken bone to be healing slowly, and the wrist will remain in a cast.
The Hawks shot 27.6 percent from the field in the first half, making just one of their 11 three-point attempts.
All but Penn will begin conference play this week. The Quakers have the second-biggest win in the city, behind only No. 1 Villanova.