1951–52 La Salle Explorers men's basketball team

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1951-52 La Salle Explorers men's basketball
Conference Independent
Ranking
Coaches #17
AP #Not ranked
1951-52 record 25-7
Seasons
« 1950-51 1952-53 »

The 1951–52 La Salle Explorers men's basketball team represented La Salle University. The Explorers would win the 1952 National Invitation Tournament.

National Invitation Tournament[edit]

  • First Round
    • La Salle 80, Seton Hall 76
  • Quarterfinals
    • La Salle 51, St. John's 45
  • Semifinal Round
    • La Salle 59, Duquesne 46
  • Final
    • La Salle 75, Dayton 64

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Tom Gola and Norm Grekin, NIT co-Most Valuable Players

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Player NBA Club
Newt Jones Philadelphia Warriors
Bud Donnelly Syracuse Nationals

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References[edit]