Saint Louis vs Duquesne

Saint Louis 73, Duquesne 64


PITTSBURGH (AP) - Cody Ellis scored 16 points, hitting 11 of 12 free throws, and Saint Louis used a late spurt to defeat Duquesne 73-64 Wednesday night, ending a two-game skid.

After 17 lead changes, the game was tied for the 11th time at 55 with 4:26 left. Ellis hit a jumper to spark a 14-1 run, giving the Billikens (13-5, 2-2 Atlantic 10 Conference) a 69-56 advantage with 1:13 left. Duquesne closed to 71-64 on Derrick Colter's 3-pointer with 39 seconds remaining, but could get no closer.

Saint Louis shot 37.5 percent (21 of 56), hitting only 3 of 21 3-pointers, but made 28 of 39 from the free-throw line. The Dukes, who were 9 of 23 from long range, made just 9 of 19 foul shots.

Jerry Jones scored 18 points with a career-high 11 rebounds for his first career double-double for Duquesne (7-12, 0-5), which dropped its seventh straight game.

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Saint Louis Billikens
G. Glaze, F274-40-411128
D. Evans, F234-76-860314
R. Loe, C151-70-00122
K. Mitchell, G364-133-426211
M. McCall Jr., G201-63-42125
J. Jett262-55-622310
C. Ellis242-711-1250416
J. Barnett182-40-05005
C. Remekun111-30-12012
Totals 21-5628-3940111973
Duquesne Dukes
K. Pantophlet, F241-33-44225
M. Abele, C171-40-03122
D. Colter, G335-130-314213
J. Jones, G307-91-2111418
S. Johnson, G232-72-32437
J. Jones261-62-43224
Q. Winters202-60-07245
M. Datt142-30-11144
M. Binney132-21-20026
Totals 23-539-1936172564
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Rhode Island13-525-1031
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
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PSU 49 Final
IND 72
BUTL 53 Final
LAS 54
DUKE 63 Final
FLA 64 Final
UGA 47
CSU 61 Final
CREI 69 Final
WICH 62 Final
MINN 48 Final
NW 55
WSU 61 Final
ORE 68