Lasalle 23 24 47
Gwash 38 31 69
Date of game: 1/29/2014

Recap: George Washington vs. La Salle

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) - Isaiah Armwood logged a double-double with 16 points and 14 rebounds and the George Washington Colonials topped the La Salle Explorers, 69-47, in an Atlantic 10 Conference contest at the Smith Center.

Kevin Larsen and Maurice Creek both scored 15 points for the Colonials (17-3, 5-1 A-10), who have won five straight games. Patricio Garino added 10 points in the win.

Tyreek Duren scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Explorers (11-9, 3-3), who are the only team in the conference to beat George Washington this season but dropped their third straight. No other La Salle players scored in double digits in the defeat.

The Colonials looked strong early on, shooting 52.4 percent on field goal attempts in the opening half. The Explorers shot just 31 percent and went into halftime trailing, 38-23.

George Washington shot an identical field goal percentage in the second half as it ran away with the game. Meanwhile, La Salle shot a dismal 23.1 percent on just six made field goals. The Colonials' lead swelled to 24 points inside the final two minutes.

The Colonials established a strong inside game, outrebounding the Explorers, 42-30, and outscoring them in the paint, 30-16, in the one-sided affair.

Game Notes

Kelly looking to UNH for inspiration

When Tim Tebow was brought in to Philadelphia for a workout with the Eagles several weeks ago, the popular answer to the question "Why?" was largely that it was a public relations stunt.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Busch moving beyond his troubled past

Kurt Busch's win in Sunday's rain-delayed Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway was exactly what he needed after his recent NASCAR suspension and legal issues.

Extra Points: Handicapping Mariota

There is a crucial pick in every NFL Draft where things pivot dramatically and that selection is going to come very early in the 2015 version, Tennessee's spot at No. 2 overall.

Dodgers' McCarthy out for season

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Brandon McCarthy has been ruled out for the remainder of the season with a UCL tear in his elbow.

NBA suspends Olynyk, Smith over Game 4 acts

The NBA suspended Boston Celtics center Kelly Olynyk one game over the play that resulted in a separated shoulder for Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love, who called the act intentional.

Karlsson, Subban, Doughty named Norris finalists

Ottawa's Erik Karlsson, Montreal's P.K. Subban and Los Angeles' Drew Doughty are the finalists for the James Norris Memorial Trophy, awarded to the NHL's top defenseman.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.