COL BKB: Richmond 58, Temple 54

March 12, 2011 at 6:39 PM

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., March 12 (UPI) -- Kevin Anderson's 22 points helped Richmond upend 25th-ranked Temple 58-54 in Saturday's semifinal game of the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament.

The victory gave the Spiders (26-7), who also got 18 points and nine rebounds from Justin Harper, back-to-back title-game berths and another shot at their first A-10 Conference crown.

Richmond now goes on to face Dayton in Sunday's final.

The Owls (25-7) came up a bit short in their bid for a fourth straight conference championship.

Khalif Wyatt led Temple with 15 points and Lavoy Allen contributed 12 with 10 boards.

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