The LaSalle Explorers advanced to the quarterfinals of the A-10 tournament thanks to another strong performance by Jordan Price. Price tied the LaSalle A-10 tournament record with 28 points in a 76-69 win over Massachusetts. The Explorers now will turn around today and face the top seed Davidson Wildcats. The teams played a close game at Tom Gola in February, with Davidson winning...
Two seasons ago the LaSalle Explorers made a Cinderella run to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament. They will have to rekindle some of that magic this week in Brooklyn during the A-10 tournament. LaSalle finished this season 16-15 overall and 8-10 in conference and will be the #9 seed in the tournament. They will begin tournament play Thursday afternoon against Massachusetts...
ST. LOUIS -- Putting the unpredictability of the Atlantic 10 Conference on display, the last-place Saint Louis Billikens turned back the previously-surging La Salle Explorers 68-64 in overtime on Sunday afternoon. The Billikens (11-16, 3-11) had lost four straight while the Explorers (15-12, 7-7) had won five of seven, including an impresive victory at conference front-runner VCU...
Jordan Price scored 34 points, including 12 in the second overtime, and grabbed 17 rebounds and La Salle beat No. 20 VCU 74-69 on Wednesday night. Price, who also had five assists, hit a 3-pointer with 29 seconds left in regulation that forced overtime. The Explorers (14-10, 6-5 Atlantic 10) also got 12 points each from Jerrell Wright and Cleon Roberts in winning for the fourth...
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February 11, 2015 | Discuss
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Jordan Price scored 22 points and LaSalle used a strong defensive performance in the first half for a 59-50 win over St. Peter's on Saturday. The Explorers (3-0) scored the first 11 points of the game, punctuated by a Jerrell Wright dunk at the 14:20 mark. The Peacocks (0-4) trailed 23-14 at the half and La Salle went on to hold an opponent to less than 60 points...
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November 22, 2014 | Discuss
HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) Jordan Price scored the last eight points for La Salle, including a pair of game-winning free throws with 3 seconds remaining to beat Quinnipiac 60-58 on Tuesday night. Zaid Hearst scored a layup with 54 seconds left to pull Quinnipiac within two, 58-56, with 54 seconds left. He was later fouled on a 3-point attempt, and made the first two of three free throw...
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November 18, 2014 | Discuss
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