La Salle Gets A Win Over Binghamton
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Tyreek Duren scored 18 points as La Salle salvaged the final game in a five-game homestand with an 87-64 rout of Binghamton on Sunday.
Steve Weingarten scored 16 points for La Salle in only 14 minutes. Jerrell Williams added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Explorers (7-7), who ended a four-game losing streak.
The Bearcats (3-10), who were ending an eight-day road trip, got
20 points from Greer Wright. The Bearcats lost their fourth straight after being dominated inside as La Salle outrebounded them 44-23 and outscored them in the paint 48-24.
Duren scored 11 points in the first half as the Explorers rolled to a 52-38 halftime lead.
They maintained their dominance by holding Wright to only four second-half points.
Ruben Gillandeaux and Sam Mills also scored in double figures for La Salle with 10 points each.
Moussa Camara had 12 points for Binghamton.
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