La Salle 82, Rider 70
Ramon Galloway scored 21 points and La Salle defeated Rider
82-70 on Saturday.
Galloway, who made 4 of 10 from 3-point range, was playing for
the first time since suffering a concussion in the first half of a
game Nov. 11 against Lafayette.
La Salle jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the Philly Hoop Group
Classic game and never trailed. The Explorers (3-3), leading 58-52
midway through the second half, went on a 16-3 run to grab their
largest lead at 74-55 with 8:13 to play. Tyreek Duren capped the
run with two free throws.
Devon White scored 17 points, Sam Mills added 13 points and Earl
Pettis had 11 for the Explorers, who have won four of the past five
meetings in the series.
Jeff Jones scored 24 points and Daniel Stewart added 22 for
Rider (1-6), which has lost four games this season by double