Saint Louis vs St. Joseph's

Saint Louis 72, Saint Joseph's 60


PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Cody Ellis scored 17 of his season-high 20 points in the second half as Saint Louis defeated Saint Joseph's 72-60 Wednesday night.

Ellis came off the bench to hit 6 of 9 3-pointers, 5 of 5 in the second half, as the Billikens (19-5, 7-3 Atlantic 10 Conference) pulled away to win their third straight game and sixth in the last seven.

Saint Louis led 12-0 early, then the Hawks (15-10, 5-5) rallied for their only lead, at 23-21 with 2:55 left until halftime.

The game was tied three times after the break, the last at 39, then the Billikens used a 13-1 run, with two treys by Ellis and one by Kwamain Mitchell, to build a 12-point lead.

Brian Conklin added 13 points and Mitchell 12 for Saint Louis.

Langston Galloway led Saint Joseph's, whose two-game winning streak ended, with 15 points, while Ronald Roberts Jr. had 14.

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Saint Louis Billikens
B. Conklin, F313-97-930213
D. Evans, F171-40-09142
R. Loe, C222-32-33028
K. Mitchell, G355-90-015312
M. McCall, G293-82-31358
J. Jett242-51-21235
C. Ellis206-102-340120
K. Cassity132-40-00104
C. Remekun90-10-00010
Totals 24-5314-2026122172
St. Joseph's Hawks
H. Kanacevic, F342-73-410257
D. Quarles, F161-40-02023
C. Aiken, C333-90-05026
L. Galloway, G404-95-653115
C. Jones, G353-116-833413
R. Roberts Jr.296-92-381114
C. Wilson101-20-01002
P. Ndao30-00-00000
Totals 20-5116-213791560
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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
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