La Salle vs Towson

La Salle 89, Towson 51


TOWSON, Md. (AP) - Sam Mills scored 18 points and La Salle defeated Towson 89-51 on Wednesday night for the Explorers' fourth straight win.

La Salle bolted to a 13-0 lead and carried a 48-28 advantage into halftime. The Explorers (6-3) led by at least 21 points the rest of the game. Earl Pettis and Ramon Galloway each added 15 points, Tyreek Duren had 12 and Jerrell Wright had 11 for La Salle, which shot 53.2 percent (33 of 62) from the field.

The Explorers went on a 23-8 run over the final 12:49 to end the game with its biggest lead.

Towson, which lost its 27th game in a row, was held to 34.5 percent shooting (19 of 55), including only 10 of 35 in the second half.

Marcus Damas and Robert Nwankwo each scored 12 points for Towson (0-8), which made only 3 of 11 shots from 3-point range.

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La Salle Explorers
J. Wright, F204-93-581311
R. Galloway, G306-100-024415
S. Mills, G296-101-234018
T. Duren, G284-84-442012
E. Pettis, G246-90-023215
D. Peterson233-60-02129
T. Dunn160-20-01100
D. White122-31-36035
M. Lopez91-20-02022
S. Zack60-20-03210
M. Sheehan31-10-12002
Totals 33-629-1539181789
Towson Tigers
M. Damas, F335-130-160212
J. Pressley, F313-92-26118
D. Jones, F281-52-22214
R. Nwankwo, F265-82-470012
K. Walden, G261-60-11152
W. Adams221-50-03202
E. Gumbs152-40-04014
J. Flash90-43-43013
D. Cook61-11-10004
B. Blackstone20-00-00000
C. Collins20-00-00000
Totals 19-5510-153261151
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island13-523-1066
Geo. Wash.10-822-1384
St. Bona.10-818-13121
La Salle8-1017-16101
Saint Joes7-1113-18178
George Mason4-149-22222
Saint Louis3-1511-21272

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
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Dayton 74
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Tx A&M 64
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Wisc 70
XAV 73 Final
Butler 61
STBN 43 Final
Illinois 48