Scores

Final 2OT

Manhattan 99

(1-0, 1-0 away)

La Salle 90

(0-1, 0-1 home)

2:00 PM ET, November 9, 2013

Tom Gola Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1 2 OT 2OT T
MAN 30 43 8 1899
LAS 32 41 8 990

Top Performers

Manhattan: M. Alvarado 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

La Salle: T. Garland 28 Pts, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Manhattan holds off La Salle in 2OT, 99-90

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- George Beamon scored 24 points and Michael Alvarado added 16, including the go-ahead 3-pointer that pushed Manhattan past La Salle for a 99-90 double overtime win on Saturday.

Beamon, sidelined by injury much of last season, returned in full health for Saturday's season opener and added eight rebounds and three assists to his double-digit scoring. Emmy Andujar and Rhamel Brown scored 14 points each and Shane Richards had 13, including four 3-pointers.

La Salle forced the game into overtime with an 8-0 run capped by a Tyreek Duran 3-pointer to tie the game 73-73 at the end of regulation.

Manhattan, trailing at the end of the first OT period, forced a second OT when Brown hit a layup to tie the game 81-81 and then blocked a jumper at the buzzer. The Jaspers took the lead on Alvarado's 3-pointer with 2:53 remaining in the second overtime period and pulled away.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MAN
LAS
Points 99 90
FG Made-Attempted 33-73 (.452) 27-65 (.415)
3P Made-Attempted 12-27 (.444) 6-19 (.316)
FT Made-Attempted 21-29 (.724) 30-40 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 30 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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