CCSU Men’s Basketball Falls To La Salle 85-59

The Blue Devils’ Men’s Basketball team lost its fourth straight match-up on Thursday night, falling to La Salle 85-59 for their first home loss of the season.

“That was a good team out there,” Head Coach Howie Dickenman said. “We had the opportunity to face a good Atlantic-10 team, and I think they’re the best in the A-10.”

CCSU (5-6, 2-0 NEC) knew it had a tough opponent in the Explorers (8-4, 0-0 Atlantic-10), but as everyone noted in the pregame warmups, they would have to face them without their best player, Kenny Horton, who had injured his ankle in practice just a few hours prior to the game. La Salle lost by just seven points to Villanova, and by just four points to Pittsburgh, who are both big programs.

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