PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Gary Neal scored 10 of his 33 points in overtime to lead LaSalle to an 83-75 win over Rutgers on Saturday night.

LaSalle (6-4) won its third straight and snapped a three-game winning streak for Rutgers (8-4)." />

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RU Men Fall to La Salle in OT, 83-75
  • Posted on January 04, 2003 12:00:00 AM
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  • PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Gary Neal scored 10 of his 33 points in overtime to lead LaSalle to an 83-75 win over Rutgers on Saturday night.

    LaSalle (6-4) won its third straight and snapped a three-game winning streak for Rutgers (8-4).

    The game went into overtime after Mike Sherrod's 3-point shot bounced out of the basket at the buzzer with the game tied at 65.

    LaSalle won the game on a 6-0 run, getting two foul shots from Mike Cleaves, a slam by David Bell and two foul shots by Steven Smith.

    LaSalle led 34-25 at the half, but Rutgers came back when Ricky Shields hit a 3-pointer to start Rutgers on a 19-11 run over the final 6:46. Shields had 13 of Rutgers' final 19 points.

    Rutgers trailed 65-62 before Jerome Coleman made two foul shots with 1:11 left and Herve Lamizana made one foul shot with 24.1 left.

    LaSalle called timeout with 11.4 seconds left. Rasheed Quadri took a pass from Mike Cleaves inside, but the shot was blocked and rebounded by Lamizana.

    Rutgers called timeout with 2.8 seconds left and nearly won it on Sherrod's 3-point attempt.

    Official Basketball Box Score
    La Salle vs Rutgers
    01/04/03 7:30 pm at Louis Brown Athletic Center
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    VISITORS: La Salle 6-4
                              TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
    ## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
    12 LARKAI, Dzaflo...... f  2-3    0-0    0-0    2  4  6   2   4  1  1  0  0  18
    30 SMITH, Steven....... f  8-9    1-1    4-6    1 12 13   4  21  2  3  1  2  24
    02 THOMAS, Jermaine.... g  1-3    1-3    1-2    0  1  1   5   4  2  4  0  1  29
    03 FARMER, Jeff........ g  1-3    0-1    0-0    1  1  2   2   2  1  2  0  0  15
    14 NEAL, Gary.......... g 12-20   5-10   4-4    2  4  6   3  33  3  1  0  1  40
    05 QUADRI, Rasheed.....    1-6    0-0    0-0    2  0  2   3   2  2  3  0  2  26
    10 CLEAVES, Mike.......    0-3    0-0    3-4    0  5  5   0   3  5  3  0  1  24
    24 BELL, David.........    3-8    1-2    0-0    1  4  5   4   7  1  2  1  1  25
    25 JEAN-BAPTISTE, Joel.    3-5    0-0    1-2    0  2  2   4   7  0  2  1  0  24
       TEAM................                         1  2  3
       Totals..............   31-60   8-17  13-18  10 35 45  27  83 17 21  3  8 225
    
    
    TOTAL FG% 1st Half: 15-31 48.4%   2nd Half: 12-24 50.0%   OT:  4-5  80.0%   Game: 51.7%  DEADB
    3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  4-10 40.0%   2nd Half:  2-5  40.0%   OT:  2-2  100 %   Game: 47.1%   REBS
    F Throw % 1st Half:  0-0   0.0%   2nd Half:  5-10 50.0%   OT:  8-8  100 %   Game: 72.2%    2
    
    
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    HOME TEAM: Rutgers 8-4
                              TOT-FG  3-PT         REBOUNDS
    ## Player Name            FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA OF DE TOT PF  TP  A TO BLK S MIN
    01 LAMIZANA, Herve..... f  2-9    0-3    7-8    4  5  9   3  11  5  2  6  1  41
    02 SHIELDS, Ricky...... f  8-16   4-9    4-4    3  4  7   0  24  0  2  0  4  34
    55 WRIGHT, Kareem...... c  3-5    0-0    1-2    1  0  1   4   7  0  1  0  0  12
    03 SHERROD, Mike....... g  0-4    0-0    4-5    2  0  2   5   4  5  1  0  1  34
    11 COLEMAN, Jerome..... g  5-20   3-9    3-4    2  2  4   3  16  1  4  0  2  40
    05 DAVIS, Cortez.......    0-1    0-0    0-0    0  0  0   1   0  0  0  0  0   4
    13 WIGGAN, Juel........    0-5    0-1    3-4    2  2  4   0   3  1  0  0  1  12
    21 MCCOY, Jason........    0-0    0-0    1-2    0  0  0   3   1  1  1  0  0  11
    32 AXANI, Sean.........    2-6    0-0    0-3    5  2  7   1   4  0  1  0  0  23
    44 WOOTEN, Calvin......    2-6    1-4    0-0    0  5  5   1   5  0  2  0  1  14
       TEAM................                         3  2  5
       Totals..............   22-72   8-26  23-32  22 22 44  21  75 13 14  6 10 225
    
    
    TOTAL FG% 1st Half:  9-32 28.1%   2nd Half: 10-31 32.3%   OT:  3-9  33.3%   Game: 30.6%  DEADB
    3-Pt. FG% 1st Half:  1-9  11.1%   2nd Half:  5-11 45.5%   OT:  2-6  33.3%   Game: 30.8%   REBS
    F Throw % 1st Half:  6-9  66.7%   2nd Half: 15-21 71.4%   OT:  2-2  100 %   Game: 71.9%    2
    
    
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    Officials: Jim Burr, Tom Lopes, Reggie Greenwood
    Technical fouls: La Salle-None. Rutgers-None.
    Attendance: 6341
    Score by Periods                1st  2nd   OT   Total
    La Salle......................   34   31   18  -   83
    Rutgers.......................   25   40   10  -   75
    
    Points in the paint-LASALLE 38,RUTGERS 18. Points off turnovers-LASALLE 15,RUTGERS 20.
    2nd chance points-LASALLE 8,RUTGERS 17. Fast break points-LASALLE 16,RUTGERS 4.
    Bench points-LASALLE 19,RUTGERS 13. Score tied-3 times. Lead changes-1 time.
    
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