Scores

Final

La Salle 65

(5-4, 0-1 away)

Stony Brook 57

(6-4, 4-1 home)

    11:00 AM ET, December 7, 2013

    Madison Square Garden, New York, New York

    1 2 T
    LAS 22 4365
    STON 31 2657

    Top Performers

    La Salle: J. Wright 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Stony Brook: J. Warney 15 Pts, 8 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    La Salle beats Stony Brook 65-57

    Associated Press

    NEW YORK -- Jerrell Wright was 8 of 11 from the field and matched his career high with 21 points, helping La Salle beat Stony Brook 65-57 on Saturday in the Holiday Festival at Madison Square Garden.

    Wright, who came in averaging 11.4 points, had six points in La Salle's 13-4 run to open the second half that tied the score at 35. The Explorers (5-4), who had lost two of three, broke the game open late with an 8-0 run that gave them a 60-50 lead with 59 seconds to go.

    Steve Zack had 11 points and 10 rebounds for La Salle. Jameel Warney had 15 points for the Seawolves (6-4), who had won three of four.

    La Salle missed 11 of its first 12 from behind the arc and Stony Brook took a 28-16 lead with 4:21 left in the first half. Stony Brook shot 52 percent (14 of 27) from the field in taking a 31-22 halftime lead.

    The Explorers went inside to Wright in the second half. He was 8 of 11 from the field and the Explorers were just 2 of 4 from 3-point range in the final 20 minutes.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LAS
    STON
    Points 65 57
    FG Made-Attempted 18-51 (.353) 23-57 (.404)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 4-16 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 25-33 (.758) 7-9 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 10 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

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