Even the most optimistic Saint Louis fan could have not expected the Billikens to still be playing on the last day of March, certainly not with the youngest roster in the nation.
ST. LOUIS — It took 50 minutes to decide Monday night's College Basketball Invitational quarterfinal game between Saint Louis University and visiting Wisconsin-Green Bay. The last 23 seconds belonged to Christian Salecich.
When Saint Louis defeated La Salle on Feb. 6, Kwamain Mitchell, Cody Ellis and Willie Reed scored 60 of the team's 68 points. That sent a pretty clear message to all of SLU's future opponents: Shut down those three and dare someone else on the team to score.
February 13, 2010
Saint Louis University's ability to shoot free throws has never been good. In recent weeks, it has fallen even further, and it's reaching a point where the ramifications are serious.
February 6, 2010
Saint Louis is going to have days like it did on Jan. 30 when it was beaten 62-36 at Richmond. Inconsistency is to be expected from a team that has all sophomores and freshmen on its active roster.
February 1, 2010
The Saint Louis University basketball team struggled in the first half of Wednesday's game at Georgia, including opening the game without a field goal for the first 9 minutes, 23 seconds, and a furious rally late in the second half just wasn't enough.
December 3, 2009
ST. LOUIS - Willie Reed scored six points during a 13-0 outburst in the second half as the Saint Louis Billikens posted a 61-47 victory over St. Ambrose in exhibition action Saturday afternoon at Chaifetz Arena.
November 8, 2009
ST. LOUIS — Sophomore forward Willie Reed made all nine of his shots from the field as Saint Louis downed Arkansas-Fort Smith 79-51 in its first exhibition game of the season Friday evening at Chaifetz Arena.
October 31, 2009