PHILADELPHIA -- Rodney Green scored 19 points and dished out six assists to help La Salle defeat Lafayette 79-67 on Thursday night.
Green, who became the Explorers' No. 19 all-time scorer, shot 7-for-11, to pace La Salle (4-2) to 53.3 percent shooting from the field (32 of 60).
The Explorers shot 64.3 percent in the second half (12 of 28) after leading 35-23 at halftime.
La Salle outrebounded the Leopards (4-3) 22-13 and held them to just two of their 18 assists in the first half.
The Explorers, who were shooting 41.4 percent from 3-point range heading into the game, made 42.9 percent (9 of 21) against the Leopards (4-3).