La Salle Defeats Rhode Island 72-62 - Recap
|La Salle Defeats Rhode Island 72-62 - Recap|
La Salle earned a 72-62 victory over Rhode Island on Wednesday, getting 15 points from Tyreek Duren at Tom Gola Arena.
La Salle won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 10.5-point spread.
La Salle got 14 points from Jerrell Wright and another 11 points from Sam Mills. Tyreek Duren contributed 2 assists, while Jerrell Wright cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 21 points from Xavier Munford in a losing cause and another 16 points from Gilvydas Biruta. Xavier Munford contributed 8 assists for them, while Gilvydas Biruta had 11 rebounds.
La Salle led at halftime, 37-26.
The rebound battle favored Rhode Island as they grabbed 38 boards, while La Salle only had 35.