U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam - Morgan State Falls 78-59 to La Salle - Recap
|U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam - Morgan State Falls 78-59 to La Salle - Recap|
La Salle got a 25-point performance from Tyrone Garland as they ran past Morgan State 78-59 on Friday at Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center.
La Salle was a 10-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Tyreek Duren had 15 points for La Salle and Jerrell Wright chipped in with 12 points. Sam Mills had 3 assists for them, while Steve Zack was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Morgan State got a 14-point performance from Ian Chiles, who was supported by 12 points from Justin Black. Donte Pretlow had 3 assists in a losing cause for Morgan State, while Anthony Hubbard grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed La Salle were victorious, as the score was 32-25 at the break.
La Salle won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-29.