Scores

Final

Saint Louis 68

(14-8, 5-3 A 10)

La Salle 65

(11-12, 3-6 A 10)

    4:00 PM ET, February 6, 2010

    Tom Gola Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    SLU 34 3468
    LAS 32 3365

    Top Performers

    Saint Louis: K. Mitchell 25 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    La Salle: J. Williams 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast

    Saint Louis 68, La Salle 65

    Associated Press

    PHILADELPHIA -- Kwamain Mitchell scored 25 points and Willie Reed added 21 to help Saint Louis defeat La Salle 68-65 on Saturday.

    The Billikens (14-8, 5-3 Atlantic 10 Conference) trailed 65-63 with 2:12 left, and Reed's free throw pulled them within one with 1:50 to go.

    Mitchell then put Saint Louis ahead 66-65 on two free throws with 55 seconds to play.

    La Salle's Yves Mekongo missed a jumper and Steve Weingarten came down with the offensive rebound. Weingarten then had it stolen by Reed with 18 seconds left.

    Mitchell hit two free throws with 17 seconds left for the final margin.

    Saint Louis forced 14 Explorers' turnovers in the win.

    Cody Ellis added 14 points as the Billikens snapped a two-game losing streak.

    Jerrell Williams scored 21 points for La Salle (11-12, 3-6), but leading scorer Rodney Green (18.5 points per game) was held to just 10 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SLU
    LAS
    Points 68 65
    FG Made-Attempted 21-50 (.420) 22-52 (.423)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 2-13 (.154)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-30 (.633) 19-23 (.826)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 11

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