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Miami Tops La Salle, 76-59

The University of Miami outscored La Salle 31-14 in the final 11 minutes of the game for a 76-59 win.

Shane Larkin drained three from distance on his way to 18 points, his second game this season with more than 16 points.

Trey McKinney Jones notched 14 points against La Salle. His season best is 18 vs. Michigan State. He also had 14 vs. Stetson in the season opener.

Kenny Kadji pulled down 11 rebounds to go along with his 14 points for his seventh career double-double, and third of the season. In the past five games, Kadji has grabbed 36 boards for the Canes.

Durand Scott totaled 18 points, his 17th-straight game in double digits.

Julian Gamble grabbed eight rebounds against La Salle, the second-most of the season behind his 13 at Hawai’i. Gamble has at least eight rebounds in three of his last four games.

Halfway through the first half, Trey McKinney Jones hit a three from the right side, connecting on UM’s first 3-pointer since the game against No. 4/5 Arizona. Miami was held without a three by Indiana State.

Erik Swoope added four points, four rebounds, an assist and a block in his season-high 23 minutes vs. La Salle.

Miami will begin their ACC schedule on Saturday at Georgia Tech.

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