Saint Louis vs Xavier

Saint Louis 73, Xavier 68


CINCINNATI (AP) - Brian Conklin scored 10 of his 19 points during Saint Louis' decisive second-half spurt, and the Billikens ended the longest home-court winning streak in Atlantic 10 history, beating Xavier 73-68 on Wednesday night.

Xavier (13-7, 4-3) had its 43-game home winning streak in A-10 play snapped by a team it had beaten seven times in a row. The last visiting A-10 team to win at the Cintas Center was Saint Joseph's on Feb. 28, 2006.

With the score tied midway through the second half, Saint Louis (16-4, 4-2) went on a 12-3 run that featured 10 points by Conklin.

Tu Holloway's two free throws cut it to 71-68 with 22.2 seconds left. Mike McCall Jr. made two free throws with 19.5 seconds left to clinch it.

Xavier's Mark Lyons started the game on the bench, but finished with a season-high 24 points. Holloway had 22.

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Saint Louis Billikens
R. Loe, F325-121-281114
D. Evans, F262-41-14025
B. Conklin, F256-107-941419
K. Mitchell, G323-72-44749
K. Cassity, G120-20-02100
J. Jett283-75-604511
M. McCall230-24-40314
C. Ellis143-72-230311
C. Remekun80-00-01130
Totals 22-5122-2829182373
Xavier Musketeers
J. Robinson, F314-72-261410
A. Walker, F190-21-22031
T. Holloway, G384-1114-1415022
D. Wells, G240-30-04240
D. Davis, G30-00-00030
M. Lyons317-128-831227
K. Frease181-32-45124
J. Martin140-22-25132
B. Redford110-10-00010
T. Taylor111-10-00002
Totals 17-4229-3229112268
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island13-523-1066
Geo. Wash.10-822-1384
St. Bona.10-818-13121
La Salle8-1017-16101
Saint Joes7-1113-18178
George Mason4-149-22222
Saint Louis3-1511-21272

Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Johns10-821-1244
Seton Hall6-1216-1597
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