Saint Louis 83, Lipscomb 38

Thursday, December 29, 2016 | 6:30 p.m.

Allen Arena | Nashville, Tennessee


Jordyn Frantz scored a game-high 18 points to lead Saint Louis to an 83-38 victory over Lipscomb Thursday night at Allen Arena.

•Saint Louis concluded nonconference play with three consecutive wins. The Billikens posted a 10-3 nonconference record for a second consecutive season.

•Lipscomb, a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference, fell to 3-11.


•Saint Louis scored the first 11 points and led 24-7 after the first quarter.

•The Billikens led 48-16 at halftime, their second-largest halftime lead of the season.

•It was 69-22 after three quarters. SLU’s largest cushion was 48 points on two occasions in the final stanza.


•The Billikens recorded season highs in 3-point field goals (11) and 3-point field goal percentage (11-of-20, 55 percent).

•SLU out-rebounded Lipscomb 49-29.

•The 45-point victory margin was the Billikens’ largest since the 2002-03 team defeated Gardner-Webb 105-54.

Jordyn Frantz tied her career high with four 3-pointers, going 4-of-5 from beyond the arc.

Jackie Kemph had 11 points and a game-high four assists.

Sadie Stipanovich registered 11 points and a game-high seven rebounds.

Aaliyah Covington tossed in a season-high 10 points.

Olivia Jakubicek tallied 10 points and five rebounds.

Kendra Wilken grabbed a career-high six rebounds.

Erin Nelson scored a season-high seven points.

Maddison Gits pulled down six rebounds.

Kerri McMahan had a season-high five rebounds and added three assists.

Paige Rakers tied her season high with four points.


•Loshaveon Jones, 10 points, three steals; Riley Northway, eight points; Loren Cagle, Alex Banks, four rebounds; Lexi Manos, three assists.


•The Billikens stay on the road for their Atlantic 10 Conference opener Saturday, Dec. 31, against Davidson. Tip time is 10 a.m. (CT).