PITTSBURGH -- Ray Graham rushed for two touchdowns and caught another as Pittsburgh rolled over Temple 47-17 on Saturday.
The senior running back finished with 180 yards of total offense -- 109 rushing and 71 receiving -- as the Panthers finally broke through after starting their last season in the Big East with three straight losses.
Rushel Shell added 79 yards rushing and a score for Pitt (4-4, 1-3), which drummed the Owls with ease. Quarterback Tino Sunseri passed for 321 yards and three scores while the defense kept Temple (3-4, 2-2) under wraps until the game was well in hand.
Montel Harris ran for 72 yards and a touchdown for the Owls, but Temple simply couldn't keep pace during a first half in which the Panthers built a 24-point lead.