Temple Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 10 - 16
  • Conference Record: 4 - 6

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Tigers put away Wildcats

BELTON — Had there been a poll at the beginning of the season, Jason Fossett is convinced most would not have expected his Belton Tigers to still be in the playoff hunt 10 games into the District 12-6A slate. However, after beating the Temple Wildcats 44-32 at Tiger Gym on Friday night, that’s exactly where

Wildcats fall to Grey Wolves

  Michael Thomas isn’t making excuses for his program. It doesn’t matter to the first-year Temple coach that his Wildcats are without one of their top players because of injury, or that his roster includes players who have little varsity experience, or that they hosted one of the top teams in District 12-6A on Friday

Wildcats hold off Knights, snap skid

The Temple Wildcats shot 58 percent from the field for the game and made all 10 of their free throw attempts in the fourth quarter to stave off Harker Heights’ late comeback attempt Tuesday night and post a 69-66 victory that snapped their six-game losing streak. The Knights went 9-of-17 from the floor over the

Wildcats struggle in loss to Cove

One streak ended and another continued Friday afternoon inside Wildcat Gym, where the Temple boys and girls basketball teams played the second of four straight home District 12-6A doubleheaders.  The Wildcats suffered a sixth defeat in a row overall and second in 12-6A as Cove cruised to a 65-33 win. It took the Bulldawgs 3½

Wildcats find tough going against Midway

Temple ended 2018 with four straight defeats at the M.T. Rice tournament over the weekend and in the process lost a pair of guards, Jaiden Pate and Lathyn Castilleja, to injury, coach Michael Thomas said. Without those two Wednesday, the Wildcats (8-14, 2-4) struggled offensively to the tune of 11-of-44 shooting from the field (25

Basketball teams set for Holiday Tournaments

The Temple boys and girls basketball teams will waste no time coming off the holiday break as they begin holiday tournament play on Thursday, December 27th. Here is a schedule of the day one matchups for both the Wildcats and Tem-Cats. Wildcat Basketball The Temple varsity team(8-9) will be participating in the M.T. Rice Tournament

Wildcats defeat Lions in 12-6A action

WACO — The Temple’s boys basketball traveled north to Waco in search of a needed district victory Friday afternoon. And for the Wildcats, they found themselves on the winner’s side of a 65-60 outcome against the Lions. The Wildcats used a strong shooting performance — fueled by a 23-point second quarter — to overcome the

Wildcats fall to Eagles in 12-6A action

Killeen Ellison head coach Alberto Jones Jr. believed his defense had seen better games. First-year Temple head coach Michael Thomas stated that the Eagles’ defense was nothing new and something his Wildcats should have responded to better. Regardless of the opposing coaches’ postgame thoughts, the 16th-ranked Eagles’ defensive pressure caused problems for Temple down the

Wildcats shots fall short at Killeen

KILLEEN – The Wildcat basketball team played a solid game on Friday night at Killeen High Gym battling the host Killeen Kangaroos for much of the night. However, a cold shooting fourth quarter resulted in a 66-55 loss to the Kangaroos in District 12-6A action. The Wildcats got a torrid shooting night from Lathyn Castilleja

District 12-6A Friday Basketball Schedule

The Wildcat and Tem-Cat basketball teams return to District 12-6A action on Friday night. The Wildcats are coming off a 65-57 win over Belton while the Tem-Cats fell to Belton 41-34. Check out the slate of games scheduled for Friday night.