Scores

Final

UT Martin 51

(3-8, 0-7 away)

Saint Louis 73

(6-3, 5-1 home)

8:00 PM ET, December 15, 2012

Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis, Missouri

1 2 T
UTM 28 2351
SLU 45 2873

Top Performers

Tennessee-Martin: M. Taylor 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Saint Louis: J. Jett 17 Pts, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

Saint Louis 73, UT-Martin 51

Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Jordair Jett scored 17 points and Mike McCall Jr. added 14 to lead Saint Louis to a 73-51 victory against Tennessee-Martin on Saturday night.

The Billikens (6-3), who won their third straight, shot 58.6 percent (17 of 29) from the floor in the first half en route to a 45-28 lead at the break.

Myles Taylor scored 20 points for the Skyhawks (3-8).

Mike Liabo's 3-pointer with 3:34 remaining in the first half made the score 35-25 and put UT-Martin in position to be within striking distance at the break. But as the Skyhawks turned the ball over on their next three possessions, Jake Barnett hit a 3-pointer and John Manning had a three-point play to highlight eight consecutive points by Saint Louis.

The Billikens enjoyed a 39-32 rebounding advantage and outscored UT-Martin 40-16 in the paint.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTM
SLU
Points 51 73
FG Made-Attempted 17-50 (.340) 25-54 (.463)
3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 3-10 (.300)
FT Made-Attempted 12-16 (.750) 20-27 (.741)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 26

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