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Beatty scores 15 to carry La Salle past Iona 70-64 in OT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) David Beatty registered 15 points and eight rebounds as La Salle beat Iona 70-64 in overtime on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.

Brandon Stone and Ed Croswell had 12 points apiece for La Salle. Saul Phiri had six rebounds for the home team.

Beatty had La Salle's only field goal in the extra period which gave the Explorers a 68-64 lead with 2:46 remaining. Scott Spencer and Phiri added two free throws each and that was enough for the win as the Gaels were held to zero points in OT.

La Salle was up 64-56 with 1:41 remaining in regulation when Isaiah Ross nailed two 3-pointers and Tajuan Agee slammed home a dunk while the Explorers were held scoreless in the final 1:41.

Agee had 21 points, nine rebounds and five blocks for the Gaels. E.J. Crawford added 17 points and seven rebounds. Isaiah Ross had 10 points.

La Salle takes on Penn on the road on Wednesday. Iona plays Ohio at home on Wednesday.

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1st Half

Time Team Play Score
20:00   Jumpball received by Iona  
19:46   Ben Perez missed 3-pt. jump shot  
19:44   Offensive rebound by Tajuan Agee  
19:44 +2 Tajuan Agee made layup 2-0
19:41   Personal foul on David Beatty  
19:41 +1 Tajuan Agee made free throw 3-0
19:15 +2 David Beatty made jump shot 3-2
18:53   E.J. Crawford missed 3-pt. jump shot  
18:51   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
18:41 +3 Scott Spencer made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by David Beatty 3-5
18:22 +3 Tajuan Agee made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Ben Perez 6-5
17:49   Sherif Kenney missed 3-pt. jump shot  
17:47   Defensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
17:38 +2 E.J. Crawford made jump shot 8-5
17:38   Shooting foul on Sherif Kenney  
17:38   E.J. Crawford missed free throw  
17:38   Defensive rebound by Saul Phiri  
17:13   David Beatty missed 3-pt. jump shot  
17:11   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
17:02   Lost ball turnover on Tajuan Agee, stolen by Scott Spencer  
16:58 +2 David Beatty made driving layup, assist by Scott Spencer 8-7
16:58   Shooting foul on Asante Gist  
16:58   David Beatty missed free throw  
16:58   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
16:50   Personal foul on Ayinde Hikim  
16:40   Offensive foul on Tajuan Agee  
16:40   Turnover on Tajuan Agee  
16:29 +2 Jared Kimbrough made turnaround jump shot, assist by Scott Spencer 8-9
16:20   Lost ball turnover on E.J. Crawford, stolen by Christian Ray  
16:16 +2 Ayinde Hikim made layup, assist by Christian Ray 8-11
16:00   E.J. Crawford missed 3-pt. jump shot  
15:58   Offensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
15:53   E.J. Crawford missed layup  
15:53   Defensive rebound by Jared Kimbrough  
15:51   Personal foul on Ben Perez  
15:37   Isiah Deas missed 3-pt. jump shot  
15:35   Offensive rebound by Jared Kimbrough  
15:29 +2 Isiah Deas made driving layup 8-13
15:29   Shooting foul on Mo Thiam  
15:29   Isiah Deas missed free throw  
15:29   Offensive rebound by Brandon Stone  
15:27 +2 Brandon Stone made tip-in 8-15
14:58 +2 Tajuan Agee made layup, assist by Asante Gist 10-15
14:34   Jared Kimbrough missed layup, blocked by Tajuan Agee  
14:32   Offensive rebound by Jared Kimbrough  
14:28 +3 Brandon Stone made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Jared Kimbrough 10-18
14:05   Tajuan Agee missed 3-pt. jump shot  
14:03   Defensive rebound by Christian Ray  
13:40   Personal foul on Mo Thiam  
13:28   Ayinde Hikim missed jump shot  
13:26   Defensive rebound by Iona  
13:26   Personal foul on Ed Croswell  
13:11   Personal foul on Brandon Stone  
13:09   Lost ball turnover on E.J. Crawford, stolen by Saul Phiri  
12:46   Isiah Deas missed 3-pt. jump shot  
12:44   Defensive rebound by Tajuan Agee  
12:35   Asante Gist missed jump shot  
12:33   Defensive rebound by Christian Ray  
12:25   Sherif Kenney missed 3-pt. jump shot  
12:23   Defensive rebound by Iona  
12:10   Tajuan Agee missed layup  
12:08   Defensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
12:00 +3 Saul Phiri made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Scott Spencer 10-21
11:51   Offensive foul on Dylan van Eyck  
11:51   Turnover on Dylan van Eyck  
11:38   Personal foul on Tajuan Agee  
11:38 +1 Ed Croswell made 1st of 2 free throws 10-22
11:38 +1 Ed Croswell made 2nd of 2 free throws 10-23
11:24   Traveling violation turnover on Ben Perez  
11:10 +2 Ed Croswell made layup 10-25
11:00   Offensive foul on Isaiah Washington  
11:00   Turnover on Isaiah Washington  
10:44   Sherif Kenney missed jump shot  
10:42   Defensive rebound by Isaiah Ross  
10:17   Isaiah Ross missed 3-pt. jump shot  
10:15   Defensive rebound by Ed Croswell  
9:56   Kicked ball violation on Iona  
9:45   Isiah Deas missed jump shot  
9:43   Defensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
9:43   Personal foul on Jared Kimbrough  
9:27   Andrija Ristanovic missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:25   Defensive rebound by Isiah Deas  
9:07 +2 Jared Kimbrough made turnaround jump shot, assist by Ayinde Hikim 10-27
8:56   Lost ball turnover on Asante Gist, stolen by Ayinde Hikim  
8:52   Lost ball turnover on Ayinde Hikim, stolen by Andrija Ristanovic  
8:49   Personal foul on Christian Ray  
8:49 +1 E.J. Crawford made 1st of 2 free throws 11-27
8:49 +1 E.J. Crawford made 2nd of 2 free throws 12-27
8:31   Christian Ray missed 3-pt. jump shot  
8:29   Defensive rebound by Asante Gist  
8:28   Lost ball turnover on Asante Gist, stolen by Christian Ray  
8:24   Offensive foul on Christian Ray  
8:24   Turnover on Christian Ray  
8:10   Traveling violation turnover on E.J. Crawford  
7:59   Jared Kimbrough missed layup  
7:57   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
7:30   Andrija Ristanovic missed 3-pt. jump shot  
7:28   Offensive rebound by Ben Perez  
7:20   Bad pass turnover on Andrija Ristanovic  
7:12   Offensive foul on Ed Croswell  
7:12   Turnover on Ed Croswell  
6:51   E.J. Crawford missed 3-pt. jump shot  
6:49   Offensive rebound by Andrija Ristanovic  
6:45   Andrija Ristanovic missed jump shot  
6:43   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
6:40   David Beatty missed layup  
6:38   Offensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
6:33 +2 Scott Spencer made tip-in 12-29
6:14   Tajuan Agee missed jump shot  
6:12   Defensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
5:53   Brandon Stone missed 3-pt. jump shot  
5:51   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
5:42   Personal foul on Brandon Stone  
5:42 +1 Tajuan Agee made 1st of 2 free throws 13-29
5:42 +1 Tajuan Agee made 2nd of 2 free throws 14-29
5:28 +2 Jared Kimbrough made layup, assist by Sherif Kenney 14-31
5:18   Personal foul on Jared Kimbrough  
5:18 +1 Tajuan Agee made 1st of 2 free throws 15-31
5:18 +1 Tajuan Agee made 2nd of 2 free throws 16-31
4:54   Lost ball turnover on Jared Kimbrough, stolen by Ben Perez  
4:47   Lost ball turnover on E.J. Crawford, stolen by Scott Spencer  
4:40   Saul Phiri missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:38   Defensive rebound by Asante Gist  
4:36   Offensive foul on Tajuan Agee  
4:36   Turnover on Tajuan Agee  
4:17   Scott Spencer missed fade-away jump shot  
4:15   Defensive rebound by Dylan van Eyck  
4:03   Dylan van Eyck missed 3-pt. jump shot  
4:01   Defensive rebound by Jared Kimbrough  
3:58   Personal foul on E.J. Crawford  
3:58 +1 Sherif Kenney made 1st of 2 free throws 16-32
3:58   Sherif Kenney missed 2nd of 2 free throws  
3:58   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
3:33   Ben Perez missed 3-pt. jump shot  
3:31   Offensive rebound by Iona  
3:31   Personal foul on Jared Kimbrough  
3:31 +1 E.J. Crawford made 1st of 2 free throws 17-32
3:31 +1 E.J. Crawford made 2nd of 2 free throws 18-32
3:17   Lost ball turnover on Sherif Kenney, stolen by Dylan van Eyck  
3:12   Isaiah Ross missed jump shot  
3:10   Defensive rebound by Sherif Kenney  
3:05 +2 Brandon Stone made driving layup, assist by Sherif Kenney 18-34
2:44   E.J. Crawford missed jump shot  
2:42   Offensive rebound by Dylan van Eyck  
2:31   Dylan van Eyck missed 3-pt. jump shot  
2:29   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
2:22   Discontinue dribble turnover on Sherif Kenney  
2:06   E.J. Crawford missed 3-pt. jump shot  
2:04   Defensive rebound by Sherif Kenney  
1:57   Personal foul on Isaiah Washington  
1:57   Saul Phiri missed 1st of 2 free throws  
1:57 +1 Saul Phiri made 2nd of 2 free throws 18-35
1:46 +2 Mo Thiam made finger-roll layup, assist by Asante Gist 20-35
1:10   David Beatty missed 3-pt. jump shot  
1:08   Offensive rebound by Saul Phiri  
51.0 +3 Brandon Stone made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Sherif Kenney 20-38
31.0   Asante Gist missed 3-pt. jump shot  
29.0   Defensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
20.0 +3 Saul Phiri made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by David Beatty 20-41
2.0 +3 Isaiah Ross made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Isaiah Washington 23-41
0.0   End of period  

2nd Half

Time Team Play Score
19:52 +2 Ed Croswell made layup 23-43
19:52 +2 Ed Croswell made layup, assist by Saul Phiri 23-43
19:36   Personal foul on David Beatty  
19:26 +2 Tajuan Agee made layup 25-43
19:09   Ed Croswell missed dunk  
19:07   Defensive rebound by Ben Perez  
19:02   Isaiah Washington missed 3-pt. jump shot  
19:00   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
18:53   Turnover on Saul Phiri  
18:38 +3 Asante Gist made 3-pt. jump shot 28-43
18:09   Ed Croswell missed jump shot  
18:07   Offensive rebound by Ed Croswell  
18:05   Ed Croswell missed layup  
18:03   Offensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
18:01   Scott Spencer missed jump shot  
17:59   Defensive rebound by Iona  
17:51   Isaiah Washington missed 3-pt. jump shot  
17:49   Defensive rebound by Scott Spencer  
17:45   Lost ball turnover on Scott Spencer, stolen by Asante Gist  
17:40 +3 Ben Perez made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Asante Gist 31-43
17:15   Lost ball turnover on Isiah Deas, stolen by Tajuan Agee  
17:08 +2 E.J. Crawford made driving layup, assist by Tajuan Agee 33-43
16:41   Shooting foul on Ben Perez  
16:31 +2 Brandon Stone made jump shot, assist by Ayinde Hikim 33-45
16:15 +3 Asante Gist made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Isaiah Washington 36-45
15:46   Ayinde Hikim missed layup  
15:44   Offensive rebound by Ayinde Hikim  
15:26   Christian Ray missed layup, blocked by Tajuan Agee  
15:24   Defensive rebound by Tajuan Agee  
15:05   E.J. Crawford missed jump shot  
15:03   Defensive rebound by Brandon Stone  
14:58   Christian Ray missed jump shot, blocked by Isaiah Washington  
14:58   Defensive rebound by Ben Perez  
14:56   Shooting foul on Brandon Stone  
14:56 +1 E.J. Crawford made 1st of 2 free throws 37-45
14:56 +1 E.J. Crawford made 2nd of 2 free throws 38-45
14:46   Saul Phiri missed 3-pt. jump shot  
14:44   Defensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
14:35   Asante Gist missed layup, blocked by Jared Kimbrough  
14:33   Offensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
14:29 +3 E.J. Crawford made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Isaiah Washington 41-45
14:00   Scott Spencer missed jump shot, blocked by Tajuan Agee  
13:58   Defensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
13:52   Tajuan Agee missed jump shot, blocked by Brandon Stone  
13:50   Offensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
13:49   Personal foul on Ayinde Hikim  
13:45   Asante Gist missed 3-pt. jump shot  
13:43   Offensive rebound by Dylan van Eyck  
13:38   Isaiah Washington missed 3-pt. jump shot  
13:36   Defensive rebound by Jared Kimbrough  
13:16 +3 David Beatty made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Jared Kimbrough 41-48
12:57   Asante Gist missed 3-pt. jump shot  
12:57   Defensive rebound by La Salle  
12:55   Unsportsmanlike technical foul on Iona  
12:55 +1 David Beatty made free throw 41-49
12:43   E.J. Crawford missed layup, blocked by Saul Phiri  
12:41   Offensive rebound by Iona  
12:39 +2 Tajuan Agee made layup 43-49
12:11   Lost ball turnover on Ed Croswell, stolen by Isaiah Ross  
11:50 +2 Isaiah Ross made floating jump shot, assist by Asante Gist 45-49
11:35   Brandon Stone missed 3-pt. jump shot  
11:33   Offensive rebound by Ed Croswell  
11:31   Personal foul on Asante Gist  
11:22 +2 Sherif Kenney made driving layup 45-51
11:22   Isaiah Ross missed 3-pt. jump shot  
11:20   Offensive rebound by Isaiah Washington  
11:00   Personal foul on Christian Ray  
10:47   Isaiah Washington missed jump shot, blocked by Brandon Stone  
10:45   Defensive rebound by Brandon Stone  
10:45   Personal foul on Isaiah Washington  
10:34   Sherif Kenney missed driving layup  
10:32   Defensive rebound by Asante Gist  
10:31   Personal foul on Sherif Kenney  
10:16   Tajuan Agee missed fade-away jump shot  
10:14   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
9:55   David Beatty missed 3-pt. jump shot  
9:53   Defensive rebound by Asante Gist  
9:48 +2 E.J. Crawford made driving layup, assist by Asante Gist 47-51
9:20   Lost ball turnover on Sherif Kenney, stolen by E.J. Crawford  
9:16   Lost ball turnover on Asante Gist  
9:00   Lost ball turnover on Saul Phiri, stolen by Tajuan Agee  
9:00   Asante Gist missed jump shot  
8:58   Defensive rebound by Saul Phiri  
8:45 +2 Ed Croswell made dunk, assist by Saul Phiri 47-53
8:11   Isaiah Ross missed 3-pt. jump shot  
8:09   Defensive rebound by David Beatty  
7:55   Ayinde Hikim missed jump shot, blocked by Tajuan Agee  
7:46   Defensive rebound by E.J. Crawford  
7:46   Lost ball turnover on Asante Gist, stolen by Ayinde Hikim  
7:41 +3 David Beatty made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Scott Spencer 47-56
7:11 +2 E.J. Crawford made jump shot 49-56
6:46   David Beatty missed jump shot  
6:44   Defensive rebound by Tajuan Agee  
6:24   E.J. Crawford missed 3-pt. jump shot  
6:22   Defensive rebound by Ed Croswell  
6:03 +2 Ed Croswell made layup, assist by Ayinde Hikim 49-58
5:40 +2 Asante Gist made d