NCAA Game Summary - La Salle at Duquesne
(Sunday, January 12th)
Final Score: La Salle 75, Duquesne 56
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Steve Zack logged a double-double on 13
points and 11 rebounds, as the La Salle Explorers knocked off the Duquesne
Dukes, 75-56, at the Palumbo Center in an Atlantic 10 Conference matchup.
Tyreek Duren notched a game-high 23 points for the Explorers (9-6, 2-0 A-10),
who have won three in a row. Tyrone Garland followed with 17 points.
Dominique McKoy recorded a double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds for
the Dukes (8-6, 1-1), whose five-game winning streak came to an end. Derrick
Colter and Ovie Soko both added 12 points.
Both teams shot 46.4 percent from the field in the first half of play, but the
Explorers sank 5-of-13 from the perimeter to take a 35-30 lead at halftime.
In the second half, the Explorers distanced themselves from their opponent on
the heels of a .609 field goal percentage. At the other end, the Dukes
struggled mightily, shooting just 24 percent. La Salle's lead was as great as
21 with just over two minutes left.
The Explorers dominated the paint, outrebounding their opponent, 34-26, and
outscoring them, 30-22.
01/12 17:52:46 ET
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