PHILADELPHIA (AP) Kyle Lofton scored 18 points as Saint Bonaventure edged past La Salle 80-76 in overtime on Tuesday night.
Dominick Welch and Jaren Holmes added 17 points apiece for the Bonnies (9-3, 1-0 Atlantic 10 Conference), while Osun Osunniyi chipped in 15. Welch also had eight rebounds, while Osunniyi posted 15 rebounds and four blocks.
Lofton hit a jumper with 32 seconds left in regulation to make it 70-all and, eventually, force overtime. La Salle's Anwar Gill missed a potential winning shot as time expired.