Found March 29, 2013 on Players View:
PLAYERS: Malcolm ArmsteadCarl Hall

LOS ANGELES, March 29  –The LaSalle Explorers never put up much of a fight to the Wichita State Shockers on Thursday.

LaSalle’s loss can’t be categorized as ugly as much as it can be viewed as a lethargic tap out that was conceded from the opening tip.

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Wichita State's Hall seeing clearly for Shockers

Carl Hall positions himself down on the block, spins to catch a pass and scores off a layin. That sequence ran on a loop in the opening minutes of Wichita State's regional semifinal against La Salle. He scored 10 of the Shockers' first 14 points, setting a dominant tone that carried them to a 72-58 victory and within a game of reaching the school's first Final Four since...

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