Source: Rutgers transfer chooses LaSalle

LaSalle has received a commitment from Rutgers transfer Earl Pettis, a source told the Daily News.

Pettis, a 6-5 guard, started 20 games for the Scarlet Knights and averaged 4.6 points and 2.5 rebounds. He averaged 3.2 points and 2.0 rebounds, mostly off the bench, as a freshman.

Pettis, from Neumann-Goretti, was looking to return home and chose LaSalle over Temple and Rider.

Look for more in tomorrow's Daily News.