Massachusetts vs Saint Louis

Saint Louis 70, UMass 62

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rob Loe scored 20 points and Saint Louis closed the game on a 20-8 run to defeat Massachusetts 70-62 Thursday night in the Atlantic 10 opener for both teams.

Jordair Jett added 15 points for the Billikens (12-3), who have won nine straight - their longest streak since winning 14 in a row to start the 1993-94 season.

Cady Lalanne had 18 points and 13 rebounds for Massachusetts (10-4), which had its seven-game winning streak snapped. Chaz Williams added 14 points and seven assists.

Massachusetts used a 3-pointer from Freddie Riley, a tip-in by Lalanne and another 3 by Williams to take a 54-50 lead with 9:28 remaining. Back-to-back layups by Jett capped a 7-0 run that put Saint Louis back in front for good, and UMass made only 2 of 11 shots the rest of the way.

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Massachusetts Minutemen
R. Putney, F250-32-33252
S. Carter, F232-60-03114
T. Vinson, F195-80-210411
C. Williams, G386-160-067414
J. Morgan, G50-00-01120
F. Riley352-61-20027
C. Lalanne296-106-8130218
M. Esho242-72-35036
T. Davis20-10-00010
Totals 23-5711-1835112462
 40.4%61.1% 
Saint Louis Billikens
D. Evans, F301-93-46445
C. Remekun, F302-63-59007
R. Loe, F276-106-771420
K. Mitchell, G315-90-232110
M. McCall Jr., G214-51-221410
J. Jett295-85-722215
C. Ellis220-33-36013
J. Barnett70-10-01010
J. Manning30-10-00000
Totals 23-5221-3038101770
 44.2%70% 
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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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