Scores

Final

Howard 78

(1-3, 1-2 away)

La Salle 84

(2-0, 2-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 21, 2006

    Tom Gola Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    HOW 38 4078
    LAS 39 4584

    Top Performers

    Howard: E. Myatt 26 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Stl

    La Salle: D. Harris 27 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    La Salle 84, Howard 78

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Darnell Harris scored a career high for the second straight game, totaling 27 points, and Rodney Green added 17 as La Salle defeated Howard 84-78 on Tuesday.

    Harris has now scored 52 points in two games for the Explorers (2-0), including 9-for-13 from 3-point range. Paul Johnson also had a career high, scoring 15 points for the Explorers.

    Eugene Myatt had 26 points and Darryl Hudson 11 for Howard (1-3), which committed 18 turnovers, increasing its total to 65 in four games.

    The Bison led 38-32 with 1:25 left in the first half of a game that saw the score tied eight times and the lead change hands 16 times. But La Salle then scored 7 straight points including a 3-point shot by Kimmani Barrett at the buzzer for a 39-38 La Salle lead.

    In the second half, La Salle gradually pulled away. The Explorers pulled out to an 11-point lead with 2:42 to go and held on for the win.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HOW
    LAS
    Points 78 84
    FG Made-Attempted 27-55 (.491) 33-59 (.559)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 6-11 (.545)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-20 (.800) 12-19 (.632)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 9

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