The Cincinnati Bearcats emerged victorious over the Temple Owls 38-20 on Friday night, rebounding nicely after losing last week in an upset by South Florida.
Had Cincinnati lost to Temple, its chance at winning the AAC Title would have sunk. If the Bearcats continue winning, Cincinnati could find itself in a winner-take-all showdown with Louisville in the season finale.
Temple remains winless, and judging by its remaining slate of games, the Owls could finish the season winless. Temple's weakest opponents are Memphis, Army and fellow winless team Connecticut. It's just as conceivable that Temple could defeat all three teams.
Here are five things learned from Friday night.