Tennessee State vs Saint Louis

Saint Louis 71, Tennessee St. 37

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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
 29.8%71.4% 
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
 52.1%72.2% 
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Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
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Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SIUE8-812-16292
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318

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Davidson14-424-835
Dayton13-527-932
Rhode Island13-523-1066
VCU12-626-1015
Richmond12-621-1456
Geo. Wash.10-822-1384
St. Bona.10-818-13121
UMass10-817-1581
La Salle8-1017-16101
Saint Joes7-1113-18178
Duquesne6-1212-19223
Fordham4-1410-21238
George Mason4-149-22222
Saint Louis3-1511-21272
 
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