Saint Louis vs La Salle

Saint Louis 59, La Salle 51

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Dwayne Evans scored 16 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Saint Louis defeated La Salle 59-51 Saturday, ending the Explorers' 14-game Tom Gola Arena winning streak.

With the game tied 47-47, Mike McCall Jr.'s 3-pointer for the Billikens (20-5, 8-3 Atlantic 10 Conference) began a 12-4 closing run over the final 4:45. McCall scored six of Saint Louis' points in that stretch, and his steal with 23 seconds left led to two free throws by Kwamain Mitchell that made it 56-49.

Mitchell finished with 12 points for the Billikens, while McCall had 11 and Brian Conklin 10.

Jerrell Wright scored 18 points to pace the Explorers (17-9, 6-5), including 15 in the second half.

Saint Louis led nearly throughout the game, with the Explorers never ahead by more than two points.

La Salle's streak at Gola Arena had included 12 victories this season.

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Saint Louis Billikens
B. Conklin, F334-122-232110
D. Evans, F338-170-1131116
R. Loe, F152-60-02135
K. Mitchell, G363-84-533112
M. McCall, G303-63-311011
C. Remekun192-41-13225
J. Jett140-20-02300
K. Cassity100-10-00000
C. Ellis100-50-03030
Totals 22-6110-1235131159
 36.1%83.3% 
La Salle Explorers
J. Wright, F278-142-390118
S. Mills, G392-71-24127
T. Duren, G383-72-22338
R. Galloway, G351-72-25125
E. Pettis, G314-90-04419
D. White162-40-05034
D. Peterson80-10-01000
S. Zack60-10-02020
Totals 20-507-93491451
 40%77.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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