Flyers fall at LaSalle, finish second in A10

PHILADELPHIA, Pa – Senior Jordan Sibert scored 17 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Dayton Flyers fell 55-53 to the La Salle Explorers in the regular season finale.

Dayton will enter the 2015 Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Championship as the No. 2 seed. The Flyers will play on Friday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m. ET in Brooklyn.

Kendall Pollard added 11 points, Scoochie Smith registered 10 points, while Dyshawn Pierre tallied five points and nine rebounds.

Dayton got buried on the boards with La Salle out-rebounding UD 40-27. The Explorers also had 14 offensive rebounds and shot 46 percent from beyond the arc.

UD also had an uncharacteristic game offensively with only six assists and 14 turnovers.

The Flyers close the regular season 23-7 overall and 13-5 in the Atlantic 10. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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