Delaware vs La Salle

La Salle 73, Delaware 66

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Steve Zack scored a career-high 19 points and La Salle rallied to defeat Delaware 73-66 Saturday in the season opener for both teams.

The Explorers, who led by 15 in the first half, fell behind by a point five times in the second.

Down 57-56 with 6:01 remaining, La Salle used a 9-3 run, with Zack scoring seven points, to lead by five with 2:59 left.

The Blue Hens could get no closer than three the rest of the way.

The Explorers hit 8 of 8 free throws in the final 53 seconds, finishing 23 of 25 from the line to make up for shooting 36.5 percent from the field (23 of 63). Delaware shot 45.2 percent (28 of 62).

La Salle's Jerrell Wright finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds.

Delaware's Jarvis Threatt scored 17 points and Devon Saddler scored 14. Jamelle Hagins added 12 points and 14 rebounds.

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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens
J. Hagins, F366-100-0140112
C. Baptiste, F291-30-01012
D. Saddler, G326-162-331314
J. Threatt, G317-153-562217
K. Anderson, G301-30-03143
T. Rogers263-62-23238
J. Brinkley144-92-240210
M. King-Davis10-00-00000
W. Townsville10-00-00010
Totals 28-629-124061766
 45.2%75% 
La Salle Explorers
J. Wright, F235-144-6101214
S. Zack, C388-143-381219
S. Mills, G384-120-042110
T. Duren, G372-118-841112
R. Galloway, G191-64-41457
D. Peterson282-34-43109
R. Brown151-30-03022
T. Dunn20-00-00000
Totals 23-6323-2539101373
 36.5%92% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
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EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
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MIZZ 83