Scores

Final

La Salle 76

(7-6, 1-3 away)

Pennsylvania 57

(2-10, 1-4 home)

    4:00 PM ET, January 4, 2014

    Palestra, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    LAS 36 4076
    PENN 20 3757

    Top Performers

    La Salle: J. Wright 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

    Pennsylvania: F. Dougherty 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    La Salle defeats Pennsylvania 76-57

    Associated Press

    PHILADELPHIA -- Jerrell Wright scored 21 points and La Salle jumped out to a 16-point halftime lead en route to a 76-57 victory over Pennsylvania on Saturday night.

    Wright shot 8 of 9 from the floor (88.9 percent) and added 5 of 7 free throws. Both Tyrone Garland and Tyreek Duren scored 14 points each for the Explorers (7-6).

    Pennsylvania led 7-6 at the start of the first half, but turned the ball over on three consecutive possessions and spurred a 10-0 run that put La Salle up 16-7. The teams combined for 33 turnovers.

    La Salle held the Quakers to 20 first-half points, and despite a close scoring match after the break (40-37), Pennsylvania was unable to climb back from its deficit and recorded its seventh-straight loss.

    Tony Hicks scored 16 points for the Quakers (2-10), including three 3-pointers, and Fran Dougherty added 14 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LAS
    PENN
    Points 76 57
    FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 20-53 (.377)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-20 (.400) 6-22 (.273)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-30 (.667) 11-19 (.579)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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