La Salle vs Temple Final: 74-68 - Recap
La Salle grabbed a 74-68 win over Temple on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Tyreek Duren at Palestra.
La Salle won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread.
Tyrone Garland had 17 points for La Salle and Jerrell Wright chipped in with 15 points. Tyreek Duren had 7 assists for them, while Steve Zack was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 15 boards.
Temple got 21 points from Quenton DeCosey in a losing cause and another 19 points from Anthony Lee. Dalton Pepper contributed 3 assists for them, while Anthony Lee had 15 rebounds.
La Salle hit the break leading 36-31 before taking care of business in the second half.
Temple won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-31.