Scores

Final

Rhode Island 57

(19-6, 7-5 A 10)

Saint Louis 62

(17-8, 8-3 A 10)

9:00 PM ET, February 17, 2010

Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis, Missouri

1 2 T
URI 30 2757
SLU 24 3862

Top Performers

Rhode Island: A. Richmond 18 Pts, 2 Reb

Saint Louis: K. Cassity 11 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

Saint Louis 62, Rhode Island 57

Associated Press

SAINT LOUIS, -- Kwamain Mitchell scored 11 of his team-high 13 points in the second half to lead a quartet of Saint Louis players with double figures in a 62-57 victory over Rhode Island Wednesday night.

The Billikens (17-8, 8-3 Atlantic 10) won their fifth-straight game, and in each of the last four wins, Saint Louis trailed by double-digits.

Kyle Cassity popped for 11 points and Christian Salecich and Willie Reed each collected 10 points for Saint Louis, now 14-1 on their home floor at Chaifetz Arena.

The Rams (19-6, 7-5) led the game by as many as 12 in the first half and 11 in the second half, 37-26, with 17:28 to play following a Ryan Brooks basket.

Down 51-49 with 6:12 to play, Saint Louis used an 11-0 run to seal the victory.

Rams freshman Akeem Richmond led all scorers with 18 points by going 6 for 11 from 3-point range.

Saint Louis shot 52.4 percent from the floor (22 for 42), with Cassity going 5 for 6.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
URI
SLU
Points 57 62
FG Made-Attempted 22-62 (.355) 22-42 (.524)
3P Made-Attempted 8-24 (.333) 2-9 (.222)
FT Made-Attempted 5-13 (.385) 16-26 (.615)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 10 5

2009-10 Season

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