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No. 20 DePaul hits 18 3-pointers in win over Temple

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 8:12 p.m.

DePaul head coach Doug Bruno, right, has the Demon Deacons off to a 5-3 start and a No. 20 ranking. (Jessica Hill / AP)
DePaul head coach Doug Bruno, right, has the Demon Deacons off to a 5-3 start and a No. 20 ranking. (Jessica Hill / AP)
Associated Press

CHICAGO – Ashton Millender scored 23 points, including seven of DePaul’s 18 3-pointers, to lead the No. 20 Blue Demons past Temple 102-88 Monday for the Owls’ fifth straight loss.

Rebekah Dahlman had 16 points and Chante Stonewall added 15 points and seven rebounds for DePaul (5-3). Mia Davis had 26 points and 11 rebounds and Alliya Butts added 23 points for Temple (2-5).

The game was played in the afternoon as part of a field trip for elementary schoolchildren

The Blue Demons attempted 44 shots from behind the arc. They entered the game leading the nation in 3-pointers made and attempted. They made 22 against Savannah State this season. Millender went 7 of 13 3-pointers and Lexi Held hit all three she took.

Temple finished 13 of 29 from long range, with Davis hitting 4 of 5.

DePaul led 49-36 at halftime. The Blue Demons outrebounded the Owls 46-33 and had 11 steals.

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