No. 4 seed Saint Louis (22-7) hosts No. 13 seed Massachusetts (9-20) in an Atlantic 10 Conference Championship first-round game Sunday, Feb. 26. Game time at Chaifetz Arena is 2 p.m.
Jenny Vliet posted her third career double-double and Sadie Stipanovich scored a game-high 20 points, but Dayton got past Saint Louis 68-62 in overtime Wednesday night at UD Arena.
The Saint Louis Billikens (22-6, 12-3 Atlantic 10), winners of four straight and eight of their last nine games, will have to continue their winning ways in Wednesday night's regular-season finale against the Dayton Flyers (18-9, 12-3) if they are to claim at least a share of a second consecutive A-10 regular-season championship.
After averaging 24.5 points and 9.5 rebounds and shooting 69 percent from the field in two Saint Louis victories, Billiken senior center Sadie Stipanovich has been selected Atlantic 10 Conference women's basketball Player of the Week.
Sadie Stipanovich posted game highs of 21 points and 11 rebounds, and Saint Louis survived a late scare to defeat Richmond 73-66 Saturday night at Chaifetz Arena.
Winners of three straight and seven of their last eight games, the Saint Louis Billikens (21-6, 11-3 A-10) welcome the Richmond Spiders (13-14, 7-7) to Chaifetz Arena Saturday, Feb. 18, for Senior Night. Game time is 7 p.m.
Sadie Stipanovich tied for game-high scoring honors with 28 points, and Saint Louis remained in a second-place tie in the Atlantic 10 Conference with a hard-fought, 79-74 win over La Salle Wednesday night at Tom Gola Arena.
Tied for second place in the Atlantic 10 Conference with three games remaining, the Saint Louis Billikens (20-6, 10-3 A-10) face one of the A-10's surprise teams, the La Salle Explorers (15-10, 8-5), Wednesday, Feb. 15.
Jackie Kemph registered game highs of 20 points, eight assists and three steals, and Saint Louis reached 20 victories for a second consecutive season with a 74-58 Atlantic 10 Conference victory over St. Bonaventure Saturday afternoon at the Reilly Center.
After defeating VCU for a second time this season Wednesday night, the Saint Louis Billikens (19-6, 9-3 A-10) go for another season sweep when they meet the St. Bonaventure Bonnies (9-15, 4-8) Saturday, Feb. 10. Game time at the Reilly Center in Olean, New York, is noon (CT).
Saint Louis let a big lead slip away but responded when it counted to post a 77-72 Atlantic 10 Conference win over VCU Wednesday night at Chaifetz Arena.
The Saint Louis Billikens (18-6, 8-3 A-10) play their first rematch of the season Wednesday, Feb. 8, when the VCU Rams (13-11, 6-5) visit Chaifetz Arena. Tip time is 7 p.m.