La Salle Explorers
The Explorer’s have defied the odds in the NCAA tournament so far, and have another challenge ahead of them Sunday against Mississippi.
The Hayman Center, La Salle’s Basketball facility, exploded after the Men’s basketball team sealed the win over Kansas State Friday afternoon.
The Explorers found a way to win, 63-61, to advance to the round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament against No. 12 seed Mississippi on Sunday.
The NCAA is streaming March Madness online again this year. Many of us will take time out of our work days to watch on the web. Your boss might not mind, but the I-T people could be a different story.
The NCAA men’s basketball tournament looms large, but perhaps nowhere larger than at the Shops at Liberty Place.
The tension was broken by an eruption that took 21 years to arrive, when La Salle’s name was called, putting the Explorers in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1992.
The Villanova Wildcats, Temple Owls and La Salle Explorers will all be “going dancing” this week.
La Salle loses to Butler, 69-58 in the Atlantic 10 quarterfinals, and now the Explorers must await their NCAA tournament fate.
Ramon Galloway posted 23 points and six assists, and La Salle used a big first half to defeat Duquesne 97-64 Saturday.
Tyreek Duren scored a game-high 21 points and Jerrell Wright finished with a double-double as La Salle pulled away to beat Rhode Island 72-65 Sunday in Atlantic 10 Conference play.
Sam Mills scored a career-high 21 points, hitting 7 of 8 3-pointers, and Ramon Galloway was 5 of 7 from long range for 19 points as La Salle routed Fordham 89-53 Saturday.
Ramon Galloway and D.J. Peterson scored 15 points apiece to lead six players in double figures in La Salle’s 80-71 victory over George Washington on Saturday.
Ramon Galloway scored 31 points and La Salle beat a top 25 team for the second game in a row for the first time in 60 years, upsetting No. 19 VCU 69-61.
Xavier overcame an early 11-point deficit to beat La Salle 70-63 Saturday.
Tyrone Garland led four La Salle scorers in double figures with 17 points as the Explorers topped Richmond 71-59 Saturday.