The La Salle Explores beat George Washington on Wednesday night in Atlantic 10 play by a final score of 78-63. The win extends the Explorers' home winning streak to 13 games.
The Explorers took a 51-38 lead into the half and never looked back. Junior guard Ramon Galloway led the victorious expedition, scoring 28 points and adding six rebounds, four assists and one steal. Earl Pettis, who is tied with Galloway for the team lead with 14.8 points per game, scored 15 points in the win.
La Salle is 3-2 in their last five games. They have a 15-6 record overall this season, and they are now 4-2 in the Atlantic 10 and vying for the conference lead. On Saturday, they hit the road to face the Duquesne Dukes, a team that beat them a year ago.