By Matt Leon
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – La Salle will play it’s first Atlantic 10 home game of the season on Saturday afternoon, hosting Richmond at Gola Arena.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Primary 2022: GOP Intervenes In 11th-Hour Pennsylvania Senate Race Lawsuit
The Explorers opened conference play on the road on Wednesday night, losing at Charlotte, 74-65.
“We really didn’t do a lot well in the first half,” La Salle head coach Dr. John Giannini tells KYW Newsradio. “We didn’t match their intensity and we had a hard time shooting the ball. And I thought it affected our defense, which is a big disappointment. They just really outplayed us in the first half. But we came out extremely hard in the second half and we were competitive.”
Listen to Matt Leon’s interview with Dr. John Giannini: