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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La Salle (1-0) «383573

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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% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-05-139
Delaware0-04-2211
Charleston0-03-2252
Hofstra0-03-285
Elon0-04-3166
UNC-Wilm.0-02-2278
Will. & Mary0-02-2282
Drexel0-02-3198
Northeastern0-02-3156
J. Madison0-02-4304

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Davidson0-02-112
Duquesne0-02-1244
St. Bona.0-02-1330
Rhode Island0-03-27
Saint Louis0-03-2129
UMass0-03-2148
George Mason0-03-3233
La Salle0-03-3123
VCU0-03-3232
Dayton0-02-2165
Saint Josephs0-02-3109
Geo. Wash.0-02-4190
Fordham0-01-3194
Richmond0-01-4240
 
Other games
EVAN 49 Final
ND 58
SIUE 69 Final
MIZZ 83