Field Goal %
- LAS 35.7
- 44.8 WICH
Three Point %
- LAS 38.9
- 41.7 WICH
- LAS 9
- 8 WICH
- LAS 35
- 50 WICH
- Los Angeles, California 90185
- Line: WICH -3.5
- 0th Half
La Salle made seven shots outside the paint Thursday, its fewest in the 2013 Men's Basketball Championship. La Salle entered Thursday's game against Wichita State shooting 41 percent on such attempts during the 2013 Men's Basketball Championship. Ramon Galloway was 2-for-11 from outside the paint. He was 13-for-26 on such attempts in the Explorers previous three games in the tournament.
Wichita State outscored La Salle 40-26 in the paint Thursday. The Shockers shot 43 times inside the paint, the most such attempts for a team in 2013 Men's Basketball Championship. The 43 shots in the paint for Wichita State were 11 more than it had in its previous two games combined.
La Salle had struggled inside all tournament but had been able to shoot its way to victory in its first three games, shooting a combined 51.6%. Today, the shots didn't fall, so La Salle did.
Jarred Jones grabbed 12 rebounds and scored 23 points, including a go-ahead floater with 45 seconds left, and Loyola (Md.) held off Bucknell 78-77 on Wednesday night to end a two-game skid.
Denzel Gregg scored a career-high 28 points with eight boards and St. Bonaventure rolled to an 83-65 win over La Salle on Wednesday night.
Tevin Glass and T.J. Cromer each scored 16 points, Hanner Mosquera-Perea hit the go-ahead bucket, and East Tennessee State rallied from a late deficit to beat Samford 79-77 on Wednesday night.