Cummings would do more than enough to join the exclusive club, scoring a game-high 19 points to guide Temple to a 61-48 win over USF on the road.
The Owls would fall behind early, trailing by eight with just more than five minutes remaining in the half. Temple would close the half strong, however, utilizing a 10-3run to close out the half and head to the locker room trailing just 24-23.
With 6:19 remaining in the game, Cummings would step to the foul line with the Owls leading 51-42. He would need to sink just one free throw to notch his 1,000th career point.
Cummings, who entered the game having made 300 free throws in his career, would sink both foul shots to notch points #1,000 and 1,001, and give the Owls a double-digit lead in the process.
Temple would remain in command over the final minutes, picking up a 61-48 win to improve to 16-7 on the season and 7-3 in AAC play.
Cummings would lead all scorers with 19 for the game, scoring 10 of those points from the charity stripe, as he continued to display his innate ability to get to the foul line in the Owls' win.
By: Kyle Babcock
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