Billikens Play Wednesday Matinee at Richmond
BILLIKENS LOOK TO HALT SKID - Saint Louis (7-11, 1-2 A-10) will try to snap a two-game losing streak Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Richmond (11-8, 1-2 A-10). The Billikens and Spiders tip at 11 a.m. (CT).
FOLLOWING THE ACTION - Free live statistics and a subscription live video stream are available for Wednesday's SLU-Richmond game. The links for these features can be found in the schedule box located just below the main photo on www.SLUBillikens.com.
LAST TIME OUT - Saint Joseph's took command with a 12-0 first-half run and went on to defeat Saint Louis 69-38 Jan. 20 at Chaifetz Arena. Lorreal Jones had nine points and seven rebounds to lead the Billikens. Denisha Womack scored eight points, while Mallory Eggert and Halee Castleman collected seven and six rebounds, respectively. Jacy Bradley tallied five assists.
BILLIKEN LEADERS - Lorreal Jones leads SLU in scoring (11.9 ppg), rebounding (7.6 rpg), offensive rebounding (3.1 orpg) and field goal shooting (48.3 percent). Mallory Eggert ranks second in rebounding (6.6 rpg) and offensive rebounding (2.8 orpg) and is third in scoring (9.3 ppg). Courtney Webb is second in scoring (10.1 ppg), averages 4.3 rebounds and leads the team with 29 3-pointers. Jacy Bradley averages 8.9 points and 4.2 rebounds while leading the squad in assists (4.9 apg). Desirae Ball owns a 7.6 scoring mark and averages 2.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists.
SCOUTING RICHMOND - The Spiders defeated St. Bonaventure at home and lost at Saint Joseph's and Fordham to begin Atlantic 10 Conference play. Kristina King leads Richmond with 13.0 points per game, followed by Rachael Bilney (11.4 ppg), Genevieve Okoro (10.3 ppg) and Becca Wann (9.9 ppg). Bilney has a team-high 41 3-pointers. Okoro (11.0 rpg) and Wann (7.8 rpg) are the Spiders' top rebounders, while Liz Brown and Ryann Dannelly have 32 and 23 blocks, respectively.UP NEXT - The Billikens host Charlotte Sunday, Jan. 27, at 1 p.m.