Posted November 16, 2013 on AP on Fox
Tyreek Duren scored 20 points, with 14 of those coming in the final eight minutes as La Salle rallied back to defeat Siena 78-74 Saturday. The Explorers (2-1) trailed by eight points midway through the second half before closing the game on a 22-10 run. Duren made a layup that was answered by a jumper from Evan Hymes. Duren then hit two straight 3-pointers and netted another layup to tie the score at 66. A Jerrell Wright dunk gave La Salle the lead and Duren scored a jumper to extend it to four. Following a Brett Bisping layup, D.J. Peterson had a three-point play. Duren and Sam Mills each made two late free throws to keep La Salle on top. Duren was one of four Explorers in double figures as Wright finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Mills added 13. Rob Poole led the Saints (0-3) with 20 points.

Explorers get W on Homecoming

Tyreek Duren would not be denied. Duren scored 20 points in the game, 19 of them coming in the second half. He was key to La Salle’s second half comeback, leading them to a 78-74 win. The Explorers went on a 20-8 run in the final 6:12 to defeat the Sienna Saints. Duren scored 12 of the twenty with back to back threes to start the run. The Explorers and the Saints traded baskets...

La Salle Basketball slides past Siena (78-74)

“Tyreek willed us to win,” said Coach Dr. John Giannini on the teams victory against Siena. (Photo Credit: sidelinephotos) Former Explorers young and old alike, packed the Tom Gola today for La Salle’s Homecoming match versus the Siena Saints. The Saints came into the game with a record of 0-2, having fallen to both Vermont and University of Albany; they were hungry for a win...
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