NCAA Tournament

March 24, 2013 10:02 PM

La Salle reaches Sweet 16 with win over Ole Miss, will face Wichita State

Guard Tyrone Garland’s basket on a drive through the lane with 2.5 seconds left gave the 13th-seeded La Salle Explorers a 76-74 victory over No. 12 Mississippi on Sunday night at the Sprint Center. The Explorers, who have won three NCAA Tournament games in five nights in two time zones, advanced to the Sweet 16, where they will face No. 9 Wichita State on Thursday in Los Angeles.

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