BUFFALO, NY – Mike Dixon and David Jackson each recorded a double-double as La Roche men's basketball (17-5, 12-3) downed D'Youville (8-13, 8-6) 90-80 in AMCC Conference action on Saturday. The victory clinches a berth in the AMCC Conference Tournament.
Dixon recorded his second double-double of the season with 15 points and a season-high 12 rebounds and David Jackson added his ninth double-double with 15 points and 23 rebounds. Derek Barber-Richards scored twenty points for the second time in three games and Andre Flanigan and Jean Freeman finished with 13 points apiece.
The Redhawks out-rebounded D'Youville 59-39 and outscored them by twenty points in the paint. La Roche held the Spartans to just 24% from three-point range after shooting 54% on January 7, 2012.
La Roche men's basketball will host Pitt-Bradford on February 11 at 2:00PM. All seniors will be recognized prior to the game and the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will follow its conclusion.