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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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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
  Offensive rebound by Iona 0.0
  Asante Gist missed 3-pt. jump shot 0.0
  Bad pass turnover on Brandon Stone 4.0
  Defensive rebound by Scott Spencer 18.0
  Andrija Ristanovic missed 3-pt. jump shot 20.0
+ 1 Saul Phiri made 2nd of 2 free throws 27.0
+ 1 Saul Phiri made 1st of 2 free throws 27.0
  Personal foul on Andrija Ristanovic 27.0
  Defensive rebound by Saul Phiri 29.0
  Isaiah Ross missed 3-pt. jump shot 31.0
  Defensive rebound by Tajuan Agee 35.0
Team Stats
Points 64 70
Field Goals 21-70 (30.0%) 26-65 (40.0%)
3-Pointers 8-40 (20.0%) 7-22 (31.8%)
Free Throws 14-20 (70.0%) 11-20 (55.0%)
Total Rebounds 50 48
Offensive 14 13
Defensive 28 33
Team 8 2
Assists 13 20
Steals 10 8
Blocks 6 4
Turnovers 17 17
Fouls 23 23
Technicals 2 1
21 PTS, 9 REB, 2 AST
15 PTS, 8 REB, 3 AST
12OTT
away team logo Iona 0-1 2341064
home team logo La Salle 1-0 4123670
Team Stats
away team logo Iona 0-1 64.0 PPG 58 RPG 13.0 APG
home team logo La Salle 1-0 70.0 PPG 50 RPG 20.0 APG
Key Players
12
T. Agee F 21.0 PPG 9.0 RPG 2.0 APG 54.5 FG%
1
D. Beatty G 15.0 PPG 8.0 RPG 3.0 APG 41.7 FG%
Top Scorers
T. Agee F 21 PTS 9 REB 2 AST
D. Beatty G 15 PTS 8 REB 3 AST
30.0 FG% 40.0
20.0 3PT FG% 31.8
70.0 FT% 55.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Agee 21 9 2 6/11 1/2 8/9 3 34 2 5 3 2 7
E. Crawford 17 7 0 5/17 1/8 6/7 2 44 1 0 5 1 6
A. Gist 8 4 5 3/11 2/7 0/0 4 38 1 0 5 0 4
B. Perez 3 3 1 1/7 1/6 0/3 5 34 3 0 1 1 2
I. Washington 3 11 4 1/6 1/5 0/0 5 33 0 1 1 5 6
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
T. Agee 21 9 2 6/11 1/2 8/9 3 34 2 5 3 2 7
E. Crawford 17 7 0 5/17 1/8 6/7 2 44 1 0 5 1 6
A. Gist 8 4 5 3/11 2/7 0/0 4 38 1 0 5 0 4
B. Perez 3 3 1 1/7 1/6 0/3 5 34 3 0 1 1 2
I. Washington 3 11 4 1/6 1/5 0/0 5 33 0 1 1 5 6
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
I. Ross 10 4 1 4/10 2/7 0/1 0 23 1 0 0 2 2
M. Thiam 2 0 0 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0
A. Ristanovic 0 1 0 0/4 0/3 0/0 1 6 1 0 1 1 0
N. Nikolic 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
D. van Eyck 0 3 0 0/3 0/2 0/0 1 7 1 0 1 2 1
M. Ortale Jr. - - - - - - - - - - - - -
P. Weiss - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Cashaw - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. McNeil - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 64 42 13 21/70 8/40 14/20 23 225 10 6 17 14 28
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Beatty 15 8 3 5/12 2/6 3/4 3 36 0 0 0 1 7
E. Croswell 12 4 0 5/8 0/0 2/2 3 16 0 0 3 2 2
S. Spencer 9 9 4 3/6 1/1 2/2 1 34 3 0 1 2 7
S. Phiri 9 6 2 2/6 2/5 3/4 0 33 1 1 2 1 5
S. Kenney 3 2 3 1/5 0/2 1/3 2 21 0 0 5 0 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
D. Beatty 15 8 3 5/12 2/6 3/4 3 36 0 0 0 1 7
E. Croswell 12 4 0 5/8 0/0 2/2 3 16 0 0 3 2 2
S. Spencer 9 9 4 3/6 1/1 2/2 1 34 3 0 1 2 7
S. Phiri 9 6 2 2/6 2/5 3/4 0 33 1 1 2 1 5
S. Kenney 3 2 3 1/5 0/2 1/3 2 21 0 0 5 0 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Stone 12 6 2 5/9 2/4 0/0 4 23 0 2 1 3 3
J. Kimbrough 6 5 2 3/5 0/0 0/0 3 15 0 1 1 2 3
I. Deas 2 1 0 1/4 0/2 0/1 0 11 0 0 1 0 1
A. Hikim 2 3 3 1/7 0/1 0/4 4 25 2 0 2 2 1
C. Ray 0 2 1 0/3 0/1 0/0 3 11 2 0 1 0 2
C. Moore - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Diagne - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Clark - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Lafond - - - - - - - - - - - - -
K. Thompson - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 70 46 20 26/65 7/22 11/20 23 225 8 4 17 13 33