La Salle vs Richmond

Richmond 78, La Salle 76

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Derrick Williams made a layup with 5 seconds remaining to lift Richmond to a 78-76 win over La Salle on Wednesday night.

Sam Mills hit a 3-pointer to give La Salle a 76-74 lead with 1:13 to play before Williams tied it with a layup 18 seconds later.

La Salle turned the ball over with 21 seconds to go, setting up the heroics by Williams, who had 22 points and 11 rebounds. Darien Brothers added 13 points and Wayne Sparrow had 10 for the Spiders (13-12, 4-6 Atlantic 10 Conference), who snapped a three-game losing streak. It was their fourth straight series win.

Richmond had 45 rebounds to 27 by La Salle, and outscored the Explorers 16-2 on second-chance points.

Tyreek Duren scored 17 points, Mills added 16 and Ramon Galloway had 15 for the Explorers (17-8, 6-4), who have lost two straight by a total of six points.

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La Salle Explorers
J. Wright, F134-73-530411
T. Duren, G397-132-342317
R. Galloway, G393-117-1079215
S. Mills, G376-110-010016
E. Pettis, G264-70-02349
D. Peterson202-32-22028
S. Zack140-00-00030
D. White110-40-05010
T. Dunn10-00-00000
Totals 26-5614-2027141976
 46.4%70% 
Richmond Spiders
F. Martel, F262-43-33239
D. Williams, F256-1310-12111222
D. Garrett, C242-60-011124
D. Brothers, G343-105-561113
C. Lindsay, G324-120-04619
K. Anthony212-73-41139
G. Robbins171-20-03332
W. Sparrow174-50-051310
J. Duinker40-20-01000
Totals 24-6121-2445161878
 39.3%87.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton13-222-527
VCU12-222-526
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Richmond10-516-1196
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George Mason8-718-10110
La Salle8-714-12107
Davidson7-814-12109
Geo. Wash.6-814-13132
Fordham6-812-15196
Saint Louis4-109-18250
UMass3-1113-14182
Saint Josephs3-1110-16166
Duquesne3-1110-17232
 
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