COL BKB: St. Louis 65, St. Joseph's 49

Feb. 5, 2014 at 9:18 PM

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- A 17-point performance from Rob Loe Wednesday along with a smothering defense sent No. 15 St. Louis to a 65-49 victory over St. Joseph's.

The Billikens remained unbeaten in the Atlantic-10 Conference.

St. Louis allowed the Hawks to shoot just 31 percent from the field. St. Joseph's made 1-of-16 from 3-point range and turned the ball over 16 times.

Loe made 4-of-7 from the field and hit all six of his tries from the foul line. Jordair Jett was the only other St. Louis player in double figures with 10 points to go with his seven assists.

It was the 15th straight victory for St. Louis (21-2), which has lost this season to Wisconsin and second-ranked Wichita State. Eight of the Billikens' victories have come in Atlantic-10 play.

Ronald Roberts led St. Joseph's (15-7, 5-3 A-10) with 19 points.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Steve Kerr takes leave from Golden State Warriors for back rehab
Hall of Famer Warren Sapp avoids jail in plea deal
Report: Miami Marlins interview Bo Porter for manager's job
Chicago Bears: Jay Cutler practices, might return in Week 4 from hamstring injury