Pierre is Dayton’s axis

Pierre is Dayton’s axis

When he posts up, you can’t play him one on one. Somehow, someway you got to go and dig it out. He has a tremendous IQ for the game. He always hits the open man. The way Dayton has surrounded him with shooters they’re really hard to play against…

La Salle’s Jordan Price Named Philadelphia Big 5 Player of the Week

Courtesy of GoExplorers.com PHILADELPHIA – La Salle redshirt sophomore Jordan Price (Decatur, Ga. / Auburn) has been named the Philadelphia Big 5 Player of the Week, it was announced today. Price averaged 19.5 points per game in a 2-0 week for the Explorers.   Price scored 18 points, including two free throws with 3.2 seconds left to break a […]

Bona Advances To Semis Amid Emotional Week

Bona Advances To Semis Amid Emotional Week

RICHMOND — There is no denying St. Bonaventure University’s Quarterfinal clash with La Salle University wasn’t more than just a game. Sure, it was the first game for the No. 2 seeded Bonnies who may need to win the Atlantic 10 Tournament outright to earn a bid into the NCAA Tournament.

Five Explorers To Be Inducted Into La Salle University Hall Of Athletes

Courtesy of GoExplorers.com PHILADELPHIA – Five former athletes will be inducted into the La Salle University Hall of Athletes, the La Salle Alumni Association and Athletic Department announced today. James Abel ‘66, Jack Moore ‘54, Rachel Papin Knox ‘08, Sean Quigley ‘08, and Mark Swiski ‘82 will be recognized at halftime of the men’s basketball game […]

La Salle uses late second half run to beat Siena, 78-74

Courtesy of GoExplorers.com PHILADELPHIA – The La Salle men’s basketball team celebrated Homecoming in style on Saturday afternoon, exciting the sell-out crowd that packed Tom Gola Arena with a 78-74 come-from-behind victory over Siena. The Explorers (2-1) outscored the Saints 20-8 over the final 6:12 to nullify an eight-point deficit and secure the hard earned victory. […]