Charlotte vs La Salle

La Salle 85, Charlotte 72

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Tyreek Duren scored 22 points and Jerrell Wright added 18 as La Salle defeated Charlotte 85-72 Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 Conference game.

The Explorers (17-6, 5-2) won their fourth consecutive game and remained unbeaten this season in 12 games at Tom Gola Arena, breaking their record for wins in a season at the facility, which opened in February 1998.

It was their 14th consecutive home victory, dating to last season.

La Salle scored the first nine points of the second half after leading 39-36 at halftime, but the 49ers (10-11, 2-6), with Chris Braswell scoring six of his 19 points, cut the lead to 51-50.

A 3-pointer by Duren started an 11-2 La Salle run that put the Explorers in front 68-57 with 5:09 left.

Sam Mills and Earl Pettis each scored 13 points for La Salle

DeMario Mayfield and Javarris Barnett had 15 apiece for Charlotte.

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Charlotte 49ers
J. Barnett, F366-111-152015
K. Sherrill, F152-40-01034
D. Mayfield, G345-95-653215
P. Henry, G333-50-04226
J. Briscoe, G273-103-423310
C. Braswell258-141-264519
E. Nickerson140-00-22020
T. Williams111-11-22223
D. Green40-00-03000
C. Lewis10-20-00000
Totals 28-5611-1732161972
 50%64.7% 
La Salle Explorers
J. Wright, F238-102-421218
S. Mills, G404-72-202213
T. Duren, G386-108-846122
E. Pettis, G335-142-264313
R. Galloway, G272-63-45648
D. Peterson172-30-01016
D. White90-30-03000
S. Zack71-10-01002
T. Dunn51-10-00003
M. Sheehan10-00-01000
Totals 29-5517-2030191385
 52.7%85% 
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La. Tech4-112-6225
UAB4-111-7128
UT-San Antonio4-19-9312
Old Dominion4-211-7125
Marshall4-211-881
Western Ky.3-39-10226
Rice2-312-6174
So. Miss2-35-12337
UTEP2-34-13346
Charlotte2-48-9227
FAU1-45-11325
North Texas0-56-11297
FIU0-54-14345

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Richmond5-011-6121
VCU4-114-424
Dayton4-113-431
La Salle4-110-564
Rhode Island3-211-649
St. Bona.3-211-6100
George Mason2-312-6113
Davidson2-39-7124
Duquesne2-39-9199
Saint Josephs2-38-877
UMass1-411-791
Geo. Wash.1-49-9137
Fordham1-47-11250
Saint Louis1-45-12279
 
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