Tennessee State vs Saint Louis

Saint Louis 71, Tennessee St. 37


ST. LOUIS (AP) - Cody Ellis scored 13 points and Saint Louis opened with a 14-1 run Friday night en route to a 71-37 season-opening victory over Tennessee State.

The Billikens held Tennessee State to 19 percent shooting in the first half and did not allow a field goal until Patrick Miller's 3-pointer at the 12:41 mark in the first half. Saint Louis stretched its lead to 17-4, forcing nine turnovers in the first 10 minutes.

Brian Conklin added 11 points, while Kwamain Mitchell had nine points and eight assists for the Billikens.

Robert Covington led Tennessee State with nine points. The Tigers shot 29.8 percent from the field for the game - their worst shooting performance since hitting 27.6 percent at Colorado on Dec. 19, 2003 - and committed 22 turnovers. The 37 points were the lowest total for a Tennessee State team since 1970.

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Tennessee State Tigers
R. Covington, F274-100-04139
K. Moore, F191-50-02012
M. Green, C70-11-22001
W. Peters, G352-40-01145
P. Miller, G331-81-23214
J. Cyphers252-53-31138
M. Rhett222-40-06024
K. Thornton100-40-01030
J. Harris90-20-01010
T. Fredrick50-10-00110
M. Bawa42-20-01014
K. Butcher40-10-00010
Totals 14-475-72862137
Saint Louis Billikens
K. Cassity, F232-50-03116
D. Evans, F161-30-02022
R. Loe, C132-40-02105
K. Mitchell, G273-131-14819
B. Conklin, G204-73-341211
J. Jett212-41-21105
M. McCall194-40-12328
C. Ellis184-53-361213
C. Remekun141-10-04012
J. Barnett91-14-40017
J. Manning71-11-41003
B. Daly50-00-00000
G. Glaze50-00-00000
G. Gehlen30-00-00020
Totals 25-4813-1829161471
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Bona.14-422-930
Saint Joes13-528-821
Geo. Wash.11-728-1068
Rhode Island9-917-15120
George Mason5-1311-21202
Saint Louis5-1311-21206
La Salle4-149-22233
Other games
UTMA 48 Final
Louisville 83
ALB 56 Final
Morg St 63 Final
XAV 74
CLMB 57 Final
UConn 70
JAST 59 Final
Florida 99
MRST 58 Final
Kentucky 108
FERRIS 33 Final
Michigan 59
Mich St 55 Final
NC 67
NORFL 44 Final
Alabama 64
SE Mo St 68 Final
Missouri 83
Towson 54 Final
Kansas 100
Mt St Mry 37 Final
MU 91
Belmont 76 Final
Wright St 42 Final
Ohio St 73
Oregon 64 Final
Texas So 57 Final
Baylor 77
Cal Irvine 56 Final
California 77
LMU 69 Final
E Wash 69 Final